Dr. Gilberto De Leon

Dr. Gilberto De Leon, PT, DPT, ATC

Gilberto Deleon, DPT, ATC attended the University of North Dakota where he earned a Bachelor’s degree in Athletic Training. As a part of his Athletic Training internship, Dr. Deleon treated sports-related injuries for many of the university’s sports teams. Upon graduating and relocating to the Rio Grande Valley in 2004, he became the athletic trainer for a local high school. Dr. Deleon also decided to work for Terry Physical Therapy, as a physical therapy technician, for a year under the supervision of Dr. Terry. After deciding he wanted to be more involved in patient care, Dr. Deleon began pursuing his doctoral degree in Physical Therapy. In 2009, Dr. Deleon graduated with a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from the University of Maryland-Eastern Shore. Soon afterwards he began working for Terry Physical Therapy again, but this time as a Physical Therapist. Dr. Deleon strives to improve his patients’ quality of life by providing hands-on care and to progress the patient to his/her maximum potential. As an added benefit to our patient community, he incorporates kinesiotaping into his artisanal tools for improving patients’ outcomes. During his downtime, he’s an avid runner and enjoys spending time with his wife and 2 children.