One of the best parts of becoming a Doctor of Physical Therapy is the clinical year.
Clinical education experiences are full-time, onsite opportunities where students practice their skills under the supervision of a
Below, students share lessons of their clinical experience at
various outpatient facilities throughout the country as they prepare for graduation this spring.
Therapy in Surfside Beach, SC.
I have learned a great
deal in terms of how a physical therapy clinic is managed and how important it
is to understand billing scenarios with different insurances. Surfside Beach,
SC is so close to many attractions like Myrtle Beach and there is always some
new event or restaurant to experience every weekend.
Hertel and Brown
Physical Therapy in Erie, PA
I love the variety of
patients that I am seeing on this clinical rotation. This clinical is
challenging my manual skills and critical thinking. It is a very fast-paced
environment so I always have to be ready for whatever is thrown at me.
Physiotherapy Associates in Brandon, FL
I love that I get to treat
a very diverse population. The patients come from all over the country and all
have very different diagnoses. The clinic is in a very bustling area, with
plenty of fun things to do on weekends.
Michael M. Supler & Associates in South Euclid, Ohio
I’ve been able to converse with the orthopedic surgeons who operate on our
patients. Also, I have a unique opportunity to work with them in the creation of
each post-operative patient’s plan of care.
Therapy in Cypress, TX
Select PT clinic is a small, but busy, out patient facility located just outside of
Houston, TX. Currently, I love the
patient population as well as the very knowledgeable therapists who are always
trying to help further my education.