Musculoskeletal, Pain Science
Dr. Marcos Lopez PT, is a Physical Therapist in San Antonio, Texas. He is a board certified orthopedic clinical specialist. He completed the Therapeutic Pain Specialist program through International Spine and Pain Institute in the Fall of 2016 and completed Bellin College’s Fellowship in Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapy program in the Summer 2019. Dr. Lopez has spoken at State, National, and International conferences regarding physical therapy, integrating pain neuroscience into clinical practice, and evidence-based practice. In the past he has lectured for Modern Pain Care and facilitated their online mentoring program. Now, he is Adjunct Faculty for Bellin College where he developed the curriculum for the pain science course he teaches for the OMPT Fellowship Program. He is also Faculty with Evidence in Motion in which he leads weekend intensive courses focusing on orthopedic manual physical therapy and pain sciences. He has served on various leadership positions within the Texas Physical Therapy Association at the district and State level. He practices in an outpatient orthopedic private practice working with peoples who are experiencing pain and also dedicates his time to a substance use rehabilitation clinic in which he provides weekly group educational/coaching sessions on pain science and to provide physical therapy to treat their underlying pain conditions while they actively taper off of opioids.