Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital Orthopedic Physical Therapy Residency exists to provide physical therapists the opportunity to become advanced practitioners in Orthopedic Physical Therapy, who will continue to contribute to the local and professional community through excellence in evidence based clinical practice and education. Graduates will be the community leaders in orthopedic rehabilitation while exemplifying the ICARE values of Houston Methodist and supporting the visions of the American Physical Therapy Association.
The Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital Orthopedic Physical Therapy Residency (MSLH Orthopedic Residency) is a 12-month program, beginning annually in August, of intense clinical and didactic experiences in a hospital based outpatient facility focused specifically in orthopedic rehabilitation. As part of the clinical portion of the residency, residents will receive 1-on-1 mentoring from Board Certified Specialists in Orthopedics and Sports, as well as Fellowship trained Manual Therapists. Residents will also carry a full patient case load to allow for independent development of skills acquired throughout the curriculum. Residents will be exposed to opportunities in the didactic portion of the program that will help to significantly advance their clinical orthopedic skills in the areas of:
In addition to the clinical and didactic portions, residents will have the opportunity to shadow leading orthopedic surgeons, sports medicine physicians and a wide variety of other physicians involved in the management of the orthopedic patient.
For more information on the Houston Methodist Sugar Land Orthopedic Physical Therapy Residency, please contact:
Toko Nguyen PT, DPT, OCS, SCS, FAAOMPT, CSCS