Monday, October 25, 2021
Checking in with Dr. Joshua Munter, SLU SSM Health Physical Therapy Orthopedic Residency Graduate, on His Journey as a Traveling Physical Therapist
SLU SSM Health Physical Therapy Orthopedic Residency Spotlight
- Dr. Joshua Munter (Residency Graduate 2020-2021 cohort)
Dr. Joshua Munter earned his ABPTS Board Certification in 2021. He has experienced much professional development over the past several months including becoming a traveling PT in the Northwest region of the United States. When asked “What are you reading now?” Dr. Munter highlighted the recent JOSPT publication: “Diagnostic Accuracy of Clusters of Pain Provocation Tests for Detecting Sacroiliac Joint Pain: Systematic Review with Meta-analysis”. JOSPT 51(9).
Congratulations Josh on all of the events of the past several months – personal and professional!
The SLU-SSM Health Physical Therapy Orthopedic Residency Program is an accelerated post-licensure program to advance the orthopedic skills of physical therapists. It is the only ABPTRFE accredited orthopedic physical therapy residency in Missouri. Founded and accredited in 2014-2015, this unique collaboration between Saint Louis University Program in Physical Therapy and SSM Health Physical Therapy currently has 3 Residents and has graduated 16 licensed physical therapists. In addition to clinical practice and teaching in the entry-level DPT program, each resident completes over 150 hours of mentoring and over 300 hours of educational experiences.
For more information on the program, visit https://www.slu.edu/doisy/degrees/ssm-residency.php or contact the Residency Program Director, Dr. Chris Sebelski at firstname.lastname@example.org.