Tag: Physical Therapy

Grad, Undergrad

A Journey: From Being a Physical Therapy Student at Clarkson to Starting My Own Practice

Hello readers! My name is Dr. Amber RZ Astafan, PT, Certified MDT, and I live in Carthage, NY. I graduated from Clarkson in 2008 with a BS Biology with concentration in Cognitive Neuroscience. I then completed my Doctorate of Physical Therapy at Clarkson in 2011.  I am the President and senior Physical Therapist for Journey …

Grad

Physical Therapy: Selecting a Doctorate Program That’s Right For You

Physical Therapy Student

Earning a doctor of physical therapy (DPT) degree can open the door to a deeply rewarding career dedicated to improving the lives of those around you. As an expert in human body movement, a physical therapist’s (PTs) role is to: Diagnose mobility and pain-related disorders Prevent disease and disability Prescribe exercise supported by hands-on techniques …