DPT, OCS, MCTA
Frank Gargano graduated from Ohio University in 1990 with dual degrees in Physical Therapy and Biological Sciences. In 1999 he became Board Certified in Orthopedics through the American Physical Therapy Association; in 2002 he received his clinical doctorate in Orthopedic Physical Therapy. He is one of forty Physical Therapists internationally certified to teach Brian Mulligan's concept "Mobilization With Movement". He is a national speaker on orthopedic topics and provides advanced educational seminars across the country. He is active in clinical research with a specialty interest in cervical spine disorders as they relate to headaches, dizziness and pain. He developed a continuing education seminar entitled "The Upper Cervical Spine in Headaches, Dizziness and Pain; A Neuro-Orthopedic Perspective" that he instructs throughout the United States. In 2004 he was the recipient of the award for outstanding clinical excellence in recognition of his contribution to the practice of Physical Therapy. He is an international board member and Chief Financial Officer for the Mulligan Concept Teacher's Association.
In 1994, Dr. Gargano opened Rehabilitex Inc.; a private practice orthopedic clinic in Solon, Ohio. In 2001 he was a founding partner of the Workability Network, a statewide network of 126 Physical Therapy clinics that provide industrial rehabilitation services. In 2004 he was co-founder of the Ohio Head and Neck Institute; a multidisciplinary facility that specializes in treatment of cervical pain, headache conditions, vestibular and balance disorders. In 2007 he was a founding member of Vestibular Diagnostics LLC that provides balance and vestibular diagnostics testing facilities and rehabilitation consultation. He serves as an expert witness for medical-legal case review in the area of rehabilitation.