University Physical Therapy is a full-time outpatient clinic available to patients from the University and local community. The clinic is conveniently located in the Independence Square building. Services include evaluation and treatment of orthopedic and neurologic conditions, ergonomic work-station evaluations, work conditioning, return to sport programs, aquatic therapy and prevention/wellness group exercise classes for at risk clients.
The clinic is staffed by licensed Physical Therapy Department faculty with advanced training in orthopedic and neurologic rehabilitation. Students are involved in the clinic in both voluntary and formal classroom-related experiences.
The clinic participates with most insurance program, except Medicare and Medicaid.
University Physical Therapy is equipped with state-of-the-art rehabilitation tools, including but not limited to:
Please call (401) 874-2006 for more information or to schedule an appointment.
The Physical Therapy Department at URI participates in the Physical Therapist Centralized Application Service (PTCAS). Applicants for the 2014 entering class can apply online using the PTCAS Web application, beginning in July 2013. To learn more about the PTCAS application process, please visit www.ptcas.org.
Interviews for the 2014 entering class will be held on January 3 and 4, 2014. Interviews are by invitation only.