Residency Programs

The Physical Therapy Program offers three post-professional residency programs for physical therapists who hold a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree. The residencies are in Neurologic Physical Therapy, Orthopaedic Physical Therapy or Wound Management.

The LSU Health Shreveport Physical Therapy Residency Programs accept applications for admission via RF-PTCAS, a centralized application service for post-professional residency and fellowship education programs accredited by the American Board of Physical Therapy Residency and Fellowship Education of the American Physical Therapy Association

 

 

Neurologic Physical Therapy Residency Program

The Neurologic Physical Therapy Residency Program began in 2015 and is fully credentialed as of June 2016 through the American Board of Physical Therapy Residency and Fellowship Education.

Contact: Lauren Rachal Sant, PT, DPT, NCS, Neurologic Physical Therapy Residency Director, at lrach2@lsuhsc.edu

Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Residency Program

The Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Residency is fully credentialed by the American Physical Therapy Association and the first resident completed the program in 2009.

Contact: Daniel Flowers, PT, DPT, Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Residency Director, at dflowe@lsuhsc.edu

Wound Management Residency Program

The Wound Management Residency began in July of 2009 and was credentialed in August 2011 as the first Post-graduate Wound Management Residency in the country.

Contact: Ed Mahoney, PT, DPT, CWS, Wound Management Residency Director, at emahon@lsuhsc.edu

Physical Therapy Residency Programs