Physical Therapy and Neuro Rehabilitation

Dr. Paulo Gonzalez Chapala MedDr. Paulo González Reyes
Director of Rehabilitation

As the Director of Rehabilitation, Dr. González has a Master’s Degree in Neurosciences and Behavioral Biology from the University of Murcia, Spain, specializing in patients with neurological disorders. He has also completed post-graduate studies in the treatment of adults with hemiplegia and dysphagia. Dr. González is certified in aquatic therapy.

He is a professor of Rehabilitation in Guadalajara at the UVM.

Neuro Rehabilitation Team:

Ajijic office hours:
Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Fridays from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Saturdays from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Abby Barrera Chapala MedAbigail Barrera Zambrano
Licensed Physical Therapist

Abby is a licensed Physical Therapist (Bachelor’s degree) from the  UVM (Universidad del Valle de Mexico). She’s a board member of the Jalisco physical therapists association. She has extensive experience with pediatric and adult patients as well as certification in Bobath neurological therapy by the IBITA.  Fully bilingual, she works under the guidance and direction of Paulo Gonzalez.


Fernanda Banales Figueroa Chapala MedMa. Fernanda Bañales Figueroa
Licensed Physical Therapist

Fernanda is a licensed Physical Therapist (Bachelor’s degree) from the UVM (Universidad del Valle de Mexico. She performed her social service at the ISSTE hospital in Zapopan, Jal. She is certified in treating sports lesions, ultrasound and laser therapy as well as neurological rehabilitation. Fernanda has worked at the Multiple Sclerosis Association and well as the Mexico’s well known TELETON for pediatric patients. She is fully bilingual and also works under the guidance and direction of Paulo Gonzalez.