Mona Espanola, PT, DPT, WCS, PRPC is a pelvic floor physical therapist at the Hoag Pelvic Health Program, Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian in Newport Beach, California. She is Board Certified as a Women's Health Clinical Specialist through the American Physical Therapy Association, and earned a Pelvic Rehabilitation Practitioner Certification through the Herman & Wallace Pelvic Rehabilitation Institute. She earned her Bachelor's degree in Clinical Exercise Science from California State University Fullerton, and earned her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Touro University Nevada in 2013. While working on her Doctorate, Mona volunteered at the Children’s Heart Center, Sunrise Hospital in Nevada and other non-profit organizations to promote health, wellness, and fitness to the youth in the Las Vegas area.
Mona is an active member of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) - Section on Women's Health, International Pelvic Pain Society (IPPS), and the Southern California Pelvic Floor Sexual Medicine Collaborative Group (PFSM). Mona has a special interest in treating chronic pelvic pain conditions. She also wants to create an awareness, while providing personalized care and treatment for the underserved male population experiencing pelvic pain.
During her free time, Mona likes to stay active with yoga, paddle boarding, hiking, and running. She plans to work on her yoga teacher training and incorporate this into patient care. For fun, she likes to attend sporting events, concerts, spend time with family and friends, and play with her French Bulldogs.