Hardip Rahal, M.P.T., P.A.-C., was born in Punjab, India, and was raised primarily in the rural community of Caruthers. After attending boot camp for the National Guard, he attended California State University, Fresno. In 1997, he received his bachelor’s degree in physical therapy and subsequently rose to first in his class with a master's degree in 1999. In 2004, he completed the physician assistant program from the University of California, Davis.
After physical therapy school, his first employment was at Madera Community Hospital as staff physical therapist in the outpatient center. He then served as a therapist at Hypana Convalescent and Rehabilitation. Hardip’s next venture was into private practice, specializing in cervical spine management. He now works with Dr. Paramjeet Gill as an orthopedic physician assistant.
Hardip enjoys playing golf when time permits. Otherwise, he is well occupied with his two active sons, Ishaandeep and Jashandeep. His wife, Gursharanjit, works in the Caruthers School District, and together they now call Kingsburg their home.