In a conversation from his current station in South Korea, Major Eric Walter, PT, DPT talks about how he decided to become a physical therapist in the military, what his day-to-day is like, and why serving as a military PT is different than in the civilian world.
On September 11, Justin Minyard was injured while trying to save a woman from the rubble of the Pentagon. Multiple deployments followed, leading to more injuries and pain. Listen as Minyard shares his journey that led to opioid dependency and how he regained control of his life with a balanced approach to pain management, including physical therapy. https://choosept.com/Radio/Detail/beyond-opioids-justin-minyard-s-journey-from-pain-
Helping a warrior gain the strength to serve. Defining Moment, November 2017, Author: Chris Kolba, PT, PhD, MHS
Forged on the Battlefield: A New Mission (September 2017 Defining Moment).
A veteran’s career path began in Afghanistan.