Joel Gonzalez is from LaPlace LA and has spent his entire life in the New Orleans Metropolitan area. He attended St. Charles Catholic High School and Brother Martin High School. He graduated Cum Laude from the Loyola University of New Orleans where he was also a member of the Wolfpack baseball team. He went on to attain his Doctorate in Physical Therapy from LSUHSC New Orleans in 2015. Joel currently specializes in postoperative rehabilitation of the shoulder, knee, hip, and spine pathologies and serves as Clinic Director of the PT Solutions Destrehan location. He and his team were instrumental in the implementation of the “Bumps and Bruises” clinic that assists Destrehan athletes recover from gameday injuries. In his free time, he loves to spend time with his wife, Kristen, and their beautiful twin daughters, Kate and Caroline. He is also an avid fan of everything LSU. Geaux Tigers!