Meet the Team

Since 2003, our family has grown from a team of three to a team of over 100 people! Our "cRUw" is key to our success and we truly take pride in the family we've built over the years. The Rehab United Difference Begins with Our People.

Erwin Caalaman, PT, DPT, BFR-1

Physical Therapist

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Biography: Erwin lived in San Diego since he was 5, growing up in the Rancho Penasquitos area. After graduating high school, he worked a bunch of odd jobs while he was figuring out what he wanted to do. During that time. Erwin discovered and developed a passion for Olympic Weightlifting. Eventually, he opened a CrossFit / Olympic Weightlifting gym and operated it from 2011 to 2017. It was

while running the gym when he figured out he wanted to become a physical



Erwin returned to school and earned a B.A. in Psychological Sciences at the University of San Diego. He then earned his DPT at the University of St. Augustine in San Marcos in 2017. During all that time, he got married, had two happy and healthy boys and adopted a black lab named Simon.


When Erwin’s not working, he loves hanging out with his family, keeping some fish alive, and on occasion, lifting weights off the floor and putting it overhead.