Dr. Russ received his B.S. in Physical Therapy from the University of Buffalo in 1999. He completed the Kaiser Permanente Fellowship Program in Advanced Orthopedic Manual Therapy in 2005. Dr. Russ completed his Transitional Doctorate in Physical Therapy through A.T. Stills University in 2013.
Board Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS)
Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Manual Therapist (FAAOMPT)
Certified Orthopedic Manual Therapist (COMT)
Professional DPT Courses:
Systems Management I: Medical Pathology and Pharmacology
Systems Management III: Differential Diagnosis
Systems Management IV: Applied Clinical Decision Making
Lower Quadrant Manual Therapy
Scholarly Activities and Interests
Relationship between lumbopelvic dysfunction and lower extremity pain syndromes
Effects of manual therapy interventions on motor control and functional movement
Dosing of neurodynamic interventions
Enhancing clinical reasoning in novice and experienced clinicians
Area of Practice
Dr. Russ’s primary area of clinical practice is outpatient orthopedics.
Professional Activity Summary
Dr. Russ has been an APTA and AAOMPT member since 1999 and is a current member of the orthopedic section of the APTA.
Maitland Australian Physiotherapy Seminars Faculty
Clinal Education Consultant FYZICAL Therapy and Balance Centers, Palm Beach, FL