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Curtis Kindel PT, MPT, PhD, OCS

  • Curtis Kindel - Profile

    Position: Associate Professor of Physical Therapy

    Department: Physical Therapy

    Office: Stokes Athletic Center 229

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    About Dr. Curtis Kindel


    • BS Health Science, Saint Francis College
    • MPT Master of Physical Therapy, Saint Francis University
    • Ph.D. Biomechanics, Penn State University
    • OCS Board Certified Clinical Specialist in Orthopedic Physical Therapy


    Dr. Kindel graduated from Saint Francis University in 2001. Since that time, he worked for a regional outpatient therapy provider where he had a facility director position for over three years. He has taught Movement Science as an adjunct at Saint Francis University since 2002. Dr. Kindel became a full-time faculty member in 2007. He is an Orthopaedic Clinical Specialist, which he earned in 2007. Dr. Kindel attained his Ph.D. in Biomechanics at Penn State University and maintains a part-time clinical practice in orthopedic physical therapy. Dr. Kindel has published research in the area of the mechanics of the lower extremity.  He is married to a fellow Saint Francis University PT graduate and has two daughters.