June 13, 2013
Cristina Valdivia Aguilar (916) 574-8168
Redondo Beach Physical Therapist Placed on Probation
LOS ANGELES – A Redondo Beach Physical Therapist has had his license placed on probation following his no contest plea on a charge of spousal battery.
Following the recommendation of an Administrative Law Judge in Los Angeles, the Physical Therapy Board of California revoked the license of Brian C. Parsons, PT, then stayed the revocation and placed Parsons’ license on probation for three years.
In 2010, Parsons was arrested following an altercation with his wife and later pleaded no contest to one misdemeanor count of spousal battery. He was sentenced to serve one day in jail, placed on three years’ criminal probation, ordered to perform community service and complete a one-year domestic violence program. His criminal probation ends in December 2013.
Parsons will be allowed to practice physical therapy while his license is on probation. His license probation becomes effective June 20, 2013.
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The Physical Therapy Board regulates over 27,000 licensees who practice physical therapy in California. The license status of physical therapists and physical therapist assistants can be verified by visiting the Board’s website at www.ptbc.ca.gov. Information about filing complaints against the Board’s licenses is also available on the Board’s website.