Welcome to Southern Oregon's FIRST and ONLY Orthopedic Manual Therapy Fellowship in Spine Rehabilitation for advanced education and training for physical therapists! Application for APTA Fellowship Credentialing is in progress.
Year-long fellowship program that meets APTA/AAOMPT credentialing. Advanced training in managing acute or chronic spinal dysfunctions. Meets AAOMPT clinical and didactic education requirements. Graduates will qualify for attaining FAAOMPT credentials.
Edsen Donato, DPT, DSc, OCS, CHT - Director/Coordinator, clinical faculty Daniel Kirages, DPT, OCS, FAAOMPT - RPT clinical faculty Tracey Wagner, DPT, OCS, FAAOMPT - RPT clinical faculty Joe Godges, DPT, MA, OCS - USC Residency/Fellowship Coordinator, faculty Bob Johnson, PT, MS, OCS - USC fellowship faculty Bill O'Grady, DPT, OCS, COMT, DAAPM, FAAOMPT - USC fellowship faculty Peter Gibbons, MB, BS, DO, DM-SMed, MHSc - USC contract faculty Philip Tehan, DO, Dip Physiotherapy, MHSc - USC contract faculty
442 hours - Mentored/Supervised Clinical Practice. 130 hours - 1:1 Direct Clinical Supervision. 200 hours - Theory, Cognitive, and Science in OMPT Knowledge Areas. 163 hours - Lab Instruction in OMPT Assessment and Treatment. 1,728 hours - Unsupervised Clinical Practice.
Mentoring residents. Weekly peer reviewed journal article reviews related to spine care. Teaching experience in orthopedic manual therapy by DPT Seminars.
Graduate of an APTA credentialed orthopedic residency program. And/or Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS) certification. APTA Credentialed Clinical Instructor certification. APTA/AAOMPT membership. Valid Oregon physical therapy license. Current CPR certification. Comply with all Riverside Physical Therapy employment requirements.
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For more details, please contact:
Edsen Donato, DPT, DSc, OCS, CHT
Director/Coordinator Riverside Physical Therapy Residency/Fellowship Programs 1701 NW Hawthorne Ave., Ste 103 Grants Pass, OR 97526 Phone: (541) 476-2502 Fax: (541) 476-2397 Email: info@RiversidePhysicalTherapy.org