Dr. Bhanot received Bachelor in Physiotherapy from India in 2004. He worked in India for a year as an outpatient and home health therapist. He came to USA in 2005 and completed Master of Science in Kinesiology (Major: Biomechanics) from University of Nevada, Las Vegas in 2007. He then worked as a physical therapist in Michigan from 2008 to 2013. During this time he worked in an extended care facility for a year before working in a hospital based outpatient facility. There his case load was mainly orthopedic and sports rehabilitation but he also got experience in adult neurological rehabilitation and wound care. Dr. Bhanot started his PhD in Orthopedics and Sports in 2009 at Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions, Provo, UT while working full time as a physical therapist in Michigan. His dissertation focused on identifying EMG activity for the hip and trunk muscles during the Star Excursion Balance Test. After finishing his PhD in 2013, Dr. Bhanot joined the Orthopedic Manual Therapy fellowship program at the University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences (USA), St. Augustine, FL as an on campus fellow in training. He completed manual therapy certification while he was fellow in training on the Florida campus. He then accepted Assistant Professor Position at the USA’s Austin campus.
Dr. Bhanot’s teaching responsibilities are Biomechanics, Musculoskeletal II: Mock Clinic, Musculoskeletal IV: Spinal Examination, Evaluation, and Manipulation, Myofascial Manipulation, and Exit Exam. He lives in Austin with his wife Dr. Navpreet Kaur, son Ayaan and daughter Alya. He enjoys eating variety of different ethnic foods and then burns it off by running 5k’s.