Gina Tulimero, PT, DPT, OCS

Assistant Professor
Gina Tulimero
School of Physical Therapy
(702) 777-3055

Start Biography

Gina was born and raised in Las Vegas, NV. Gina received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology from the University of San Diego in 2009. She then graduated with her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Touro University Nevada in 2013. Before joining our full-time faculty, Gina worked in an outpatient orthopaedic clinic for 10 years and was an adjunct professor here at TUN for 5 years. She is a Board-Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist, an APTA-certified clinical instructor, Graston-certified, and Dry Needling level 2 certified. Gina is also a professional member of USA Gymnastics and is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Healthcare Education. 

  • Ph.D. in Healthcare Education, William Carey University, 2021-current
  • Doctor of Physical Therapy, Touro University Nevada, 2013
  • Bachelor of Arts in Biology, University of San Diego, 2009
  • Bishop Gorman High School, diploma, 2005 

Board-Certified Orthopaedic Clinical Specialist 

  • Modalities
  • Anatomy 

McKivigan, J. M., & Tulimero, G. (2020). An Analysis of Graston Technique® for Soft-Tissue Therapy. Rehabilitation Science, 5 (4), 31-37. 

  • American Physical Therapy Association
  • USA Gymnastics