Denise Menchaca

MPT, Staff Therapist, PT

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Denise grew up in the beautiful California central coast. She received her master’s degree from the California State University in Northridge in 2003 and she joined our team shortly after. Denise works closely with The Arc of Ventura County and United Cerebral Palsy as a member of Westlake Physical Therapy evaluating residential patients with a variety of neurological and mental involvements. She is also an instructor for the MS Society and was a Keynote speaker at the Balboa University School of Psychology discussing how pelvic floor weakness can have a role with physiological depression and the benefits of physical therapy. She loves playing soccer and spending time with her family.


  • Master’s in Physical Therapy, California State University, Northridge 2003
  • B.S., Biology with concentration in Physiology / Anatomy. California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo 1999


Women’s health issues, Cerebral Palsy.


  • The Arc of Ventura County
  • United Cerebral Palsy