Dr. Lopez graduated from the University of Texas El Paso in 2012. He then completed an orthopedic residency program at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in 2014 and graduated from International Spine and Pain Institute’s Therapeutic Pain Specialist (TPS) certification in Fall of 2016. He currently is enrolled in Evidence in Motions Fellowship in Manual Physical Therapy Program. He presented at the Texas Physical Therapy Association Annual Conference in 2013 and 2014 on the efficacy of utilizing pain neuroscience education in patient care and methods to improve the therapeutic alliance through optimizing contextual effects. He currently resides in Dallas, Texas where he practices at 3D Physical Therapy, a private practice outpatient clinic.