Daniel Flowers, PT, DPT

Daniel Flowers, PT, DPT

Board Certified Specialist in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy, Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy
PT, DPT, OCS

Dr. Daniel Flowers is an Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy in the School of Allied Health Professions. He received his Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from LSU Health-Shreveport in 2012 and his BS in Biology from Louisiana Tech University in 2009, and is currently pursuing a PhD through Texas Woman’s University. He is residency trained in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy, and is a Board-Certified Clinical Specialist in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy through the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties. His teaching focus in the DPT program focuses on introductory clinical skills, clinical orthopaedics, musculoskeletal pathology and intervention, and therapeutic exercise. He also serves as the Program Director of the Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Residency Program. His research focuses on improving the gait and function of patients with knee osteoarthritis, in addition to predicting and preventing the propagation of lower extremity injury. Dr. Flowers serves as Research Chair and a member of the Governmental Affairs Committee for the Louisiana Physical Therapy Association, in addition to serving on multiple committees within the School of Allied Health Professions. He also maintains an active clinical practice in the Rehabilitation Faculty Practice Clinic.