Dr Maureen Mason , DPT; Doctorate in PT, WCS; Board Cert Womens Health Specialist, PYT;Professional Yoga Therapist, CCI;Creditialled Clinical InstructorMaureen Mason Physical Therapy, Mason Home FItness
Dr Maureen Mason is an integrative physical therapist with a holistic practice. Her specialty certifications include Women’s Health Specialist, (WCS), and the 900 hour medical training in Professional Yoga Therapy (PYT). She helps optimize client health with training in awareness for mind, body, and spirit care, and she offers clients meditation and mindfulness training with attention to the application of breath awareness throughout the day. She has a passion for helping women over the perinatal and menopausal transition times. She is a specialist in interventions for male and female clients in pelvic self –care, regarding bladder, bowel, GI, pain management, and sexual health. She is an enthusiastic educator with student mentoring, in-services, frequent blogging, and teaching in aspects of integrated PT care as well as practitioner self- care. She is currently writing a pelvic rehabilitation book, with contributions from a team of professionals, for Handspring Publishing, to be published 2021. Maureen is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association,the Professional Yoga Therapy Institute, the National Institute for Clinical Application of Behavioral Medicine, the American Urogynecology Association, the Academy of Integrative Health and Medicine, and the Global Pelvic Health Alliance Professional Membership Group. She offers yoga therapy and physical therapy in San Diego at Function Smart Physical Therapy, as well as for private clients in a home- based settings.Maureen provides clinical mentorship training in all things Pelvic Rehab for Physical Therapists Online and in the clinic at Function Smart PT. Maureen has served as a research therapist on 2 research studies : ”Randomized Multicenter Clinical Trial of Myofascial Physical Therapy in Women with Interstitial Cystitis/Painful Bladder Syndrome”, Journal of Urology 2012, 187(6), and “Noninvasive Treatment of Postpartum Diastasis Recti Abdominis :A Pilot Study”, Journal of Women’s Health Physical Therapy 2018, ;42 (2). Maureen is the proud parent of two daughters, and in her spare time practices yoga, hiking, organic gardening, chicken wrangling, and home improvement with her husband of 31 years!
Additional HighlightsI work with individuals across the life span from pediatrics to senior care,and am honored to provide health and wellness care to each unique individual.
Insurance and Payment Info
The Function Smart Clinic accepts most insurance as well as direct access.Many clients are referred to me from other health systems for my insight and flexibility in working with complex presentations, as well as standard care in ortho, pelvic, and yoga integration. Mason Home Fitness mobile and telehealth coaching is fee per service.