Influential Physical Therapists on Twitter

It seems that everyone is using Twitter these days.  The social media platform gives users 140 characters to share their thoughts or to tell their followers what's going on in their world.

There are many different physical therapists and physical therapy sites on Twitter.  Some of them cater to other PTs in the profession, while others seek to educate people about the physical therapy profession.

Here is a list of some of the most influential physical therapy professionals on Twitter.

 Be sure to follow them and check out their tweets to find out what they have to say.

  1. Brett Sears, PT (that's me!) @aboutPTguide
  2. Julie Wiebe @juliewiebePT
  3. Jerry Durham @Jerry_DurhamPT
  4. Kyle Ridgeway @Dr_Ridge_DPT
  5. Ann Wendal, PT, ATC @PranaPT
  6. Sandy Hilton @SandyHiltonPT
  7. Sarah Haag @SarahHaagPT
  8. Selena Horner (TherapyGirl5) @SnippetPhysTher
  9. David Grigsby @PTDavidG
  10. Karen Litzy @karenlitzyNYC
  11. Aaron Burkett @ptfromou
  12. Tracy Sher @pelvicGuru1
  13. Larry Benz @PhysicalTherapy
  14. Rob Wilcott @advantagephysio
  15. Ben Fung @DrBenFung
  16. Erson Religioso @The_OMPT
  17. Allan Besselink @abesselink
  18. Jeff Worrell @PTTalker
  19. Mike Reinold @mikereinold
  20. Tim Flynn @timothywflynn

Some of these physical therapy professionals are women's health experts, others are experts in low back pain or neck pain assessment and treatment.  Some are sports medicine PTs who can teach you about shoulder pain or ACL recovery, and others are advocates of direct access for physical therapy.

Some of the popular hashtags that you may find pertaining to physical therapy are #PT, #solvePT, and #PTfirst, so be sure to check them out when searching about physical therapy on twitter.

One of the remarkable aspects about the physical therapy profession is that so many physical therapists are dedicated to teaching others about PT and the benefits of therapy.

 You can be sure to find this on Twitter with these professionals.

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