Cindy Bailey, DPT, OCS, SCS, ATC, EMT, is a past Assistant Professor of Clinical Practice in the Dept. of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy at the University of Southern California and is currently Clinical Faculty at Mt. St. Mary's Physical Therapy Doctorate program. She is the Director of Physical and Occupational Therapy at Los Angeles Orthopaedic Hospital (LAOH) and the Administrator of the LAOH Spots Care Outreach and Education program.
Dr. Bailey continues in her private practice serving many care facilities across Los Angeles and consults outside the region. Cindy's post graduate work has included an Advanced Residency at Kaiser West Los Angeles (KWLA) in Manual Orthopaedic Physical Therapy and a Fellowship at the Keck School of Medicine of USC in Medical Education Teaching and Learning. Her work at Orthopaedic Hospital has also taken her into the area of specialty care for patients with Hemophilia. Since 1997 Cindy has worked and traveled with the USC Ice Hockey team as their Certified Athletic Trainer and EMT.
Dr. Bailey is a sought after speaker and educator, including opportunities with "Orthopaedic Care of the Hemophilic Patient" on a regional and world conference level, "Introduction to Sports Injury and Certified Athletic Training" at Pepperdine University and Santa Monica College, "Orthopaedic Manual Therapy Residencies" at Kaiser West Los Angeles and USC Physical Therapy School, Keck School of Medicine "How to Conduct a Musculoskeletal Evaluation", and "Doc on the Field" as well as community classes for high school and Little League coaches.
With her Certified Athletic Training and Sports Specialty backgrounds she has been an invited practitioner to assist with the Pan Am Games and several U.S. Olympic Teams. She has also acted as a consultant to the Chinese Government for facility and health care needs during the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games. Recently she has been invited to be Medical Staff for the 2009 World Figure Skating Championships as well as the 2009 Macabbi Games held in Israel. Dr. Bailey has collaborated to author several chapters and articles on "Uses of Tape as a Medical Modality." Due to her vast experience, she is considered one of the world's leading instructors in Kinesiology, Leuko, and Sports Taping techniques. Currently she is instructing clinicians worldwide in the proper clinical use of Kinesiology Therapeutic Taping.