About Me
Your San Marcos Physical Therapist

“Born and raised in West Texas, I had the opportunity to experience first-hand the positive effect a community can have on an individual.”

Robert M. Henderson Jr. graduated from the University of St. Augustine in Austin, Texas after obtaining his Doctorate Degree in Physical Therapy. While attending the University of St. Augustine, he developed a critical foundation for a variety of settings such as orthopedic, neurological, home health, geriatrics, and pediatrics. He brings a unique perspective to San Marcos having over 17 years of work experience in challenging environments while striving for exceptional customer service. His recent successes afforded him the opportunity to find his real passion in life, which came to be, helping others.

Dr. Henderson has just relocated from Austin and is excited to be affiliated with the San Marcos community. Robert prides himself on trying to be the best husband and father he can be on a daily basis. He is often heard saying how his family makes him a better man and clinician for having them in his life.

“Born and raised in West Texas, I had the opportunity to experience first-hand the positive effect a community can have on an individual. I’m thankful to have had such great mentors in my life that taught me how to be a respectful son, husband, father, and clinician. I believe in giving back to my community and believe it is my duty to do so. In my opinion, the greatest gift one can receive is the gift of hope and love. I will work daily to provide San Marcos and the surrounding communities that exact gift.”

Treatment Philosophy

As a San Marcos physical therapist, Dr. Henderson believes wholeheartedly in staying consistent with his core values such as excellent communication, trust, honesty, dependability, competence, leadership, confidence, and passion. As a manual therapist, Dr. Henderson looks to apply advanced hands-on treatments of therapy that bests meet the patient’s customized needs. He works to utilize current evidence-based practice when making the appropriate clinical decisions for his patients.

Licensure in Physical Therapy: Texas State Board of Physical Therapy Examiners DPT: Doctor of Physical Therapy, University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences, Austin, TX. BS: Bachelors in Business Administration with an emphasis in Marketing and Computer Science, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX. Member: American Physical Therapy Association, Texas Physical Therapy Association.

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