Marty Jon Sanchez, PT, DPT, GCS, CWS, CSCS

Marty Jon Sanchez, PT, DPT, GCS, CWS, CSCS

  • Specialty

    Physical Therapy

  • Location


  • Residency

    Manual Orthopedic residency (2005)
    North American Institute for Orthopedic Manual Therapy (NAIOMT)
    Los Angeles, CA

  • Education

    Doctor of Physical Therapy, Magna Cum Laude (2005)
    Azusa Pacific University, Azusa, California


Mr. Sanchez earned his bachelor's degree in sports medicine and athletic training from California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks, CA, in 2000. After completing his doctorate in physical therapy at Azusa Pacific University in Los Angeles, CA, Mr. Sanchez joined the Scripps hospital organization in San Diego, CA. In 2009, he became the director of rehabilitation services at St. Paul's community care center in San Diego, CA.

Mr. Sanchez is certified both as a geriatric specialist and as a wound specialist. He is also a certified strength and conditioning specialist and enjoys helping athletes recover from injury. He helps patients of all ages achieve their desired functional outcomes following orthopedic and neurologic injury.

Mr. Sanchez has lived in Alaska since 2013. He is a former collegiate football athlete. His interests include skiing, hiking, traveling, playing the piano, and spending time with his wife and two active boys with various outdoor activities in Alaska.

Mr. Sanchez has founded a health and wellness company to promote therapeutic exercise, health and wellness services, and digital products to the underserved around the world. He participates in various community activities and provides presentations to promote his skills and knowledge to others within Anchorage and beyond.

He is fluent in Spanish and enjoys working with patients from various backgrounds, cultures, and locations.


    Physical therapy with an emphasis in: Orthopedics, Sports Medicine, Geriatrics, Wound care, Physical conditioning.

    • Bachelor of Science in Sports Medicine; Minor in Music and Sports Psychology, Summa Cum Laude (2000)
      California Lutheran University, Thousand Oaks, California
    • Functional Dry Needling Specialist with training from Evidence in Motion
    • Dry Needling Specialist with training from Spinal Manipulation Institute
    • Board Certified Geriatric Clinical Specialist – American Physical Therapy Association
    • Certified Wound Specialist – American Board of Wound Management
    • Member of the Academy of Geriatric Physical Therapy
    • Specialist Board Member of the American Board of Wound Management
    • Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist – National Strength and Conditioning Association
    • Athletic Trainer Certification – National Athletic Trainers Association
    • CPR Certification – American Heart Association



The OPA team includes Alaska’s leading specialists and offers some of the latest, most advanced treatment procedures available today.

OPA treats a wide variety of conditions and offers comprehensive treatment options — including many non-surgical solutions, minimally invasive arthroscopies (repairs), and total joint replacement.

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