Physicians

Kristen Minor, PT, DPT, MDT

Kristen Minor, PT, DPT, MDT
Specialties & Services:
Physical Therapy
Appointment Phone:
360-830-1321
Joined The Doctors Clinic:
2014
Professional Experience:
Greensboro Orthopedics, May 2011 - 2014
• Outpatient Orthopedics
• Spine Physical therapy
• Developed Pre-operative program for orthopedic spine patients
• Lead investigator for onsite study: “The Treatment of Adolescents with Low Back Pain”


Hand and Rehabilitation Specialists of North Carolina; Greensboro, North Carolina, Jan. 2008 - May 2011
• Outpatient Orthopedics
• Lead Spine Physical Therapist in Greensboro and Reidsville Locations
• Write articles for Vanguard Brain and Spine Specialist Magazine
• Developing Pre-op protocol for orthopedic spine surgeries
• Organized McKenzie Part B continuing education course
• Participated in Medtronic Baclofen pump trial with Dr. Stern at Vanguard Brain and Spine Specialists
Education:
Doctorate of Physical Therapy; East Tennessee State University, Jan. 2005 – Dec. 2007
Case Study: “Total Motion Release and a High School Cross Country Runner”

Bachelor of Science in Biology and Chemistry; Mars Hill College, Aug. 1999 - Dec. 2003
• Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges
• Volleyball and Track/Cross Country Scholarships
• Team Captain Volleyball and Track
• Mars Hill Grant for Education
• Senior Research Project: “The Effects of Glucosamine on Osteoarthritis and Athletic Injuries”
Residency / Fellowship:
Internships:
Outpatient Orthopedics:
East Tennessee State University, BUCS Sports, Johnson City, Tennessee, Aug - Nov 2007
Wellmont Holston Valley Hospital, Bristol, Tennessee, July - Aug. 2006
Abingdon Therapy Services, Abingdon, Virginia, Mar - May 2006
Haywood Regional Hospital and Fitness Center, Waynesville, North Carolina; Apr - May 2005
Wellmont Holston Valley Hospital, Rogersville, Tennessee; Aug. - Aug. 2005

Spine Physical Therapy
Greensboro Orthopedics, Greensboro, North Carolina; Oct - Nov. 2007

Pediatrics
Knoxville County School Systems, Knoxville, Tennessee; Jan - Feb 2006

Vestibular Rehabilitation
Haywood Regional Hospital and Fitness Center, Waynesville, North Carolina

Acute Care
Wellmont Holston Valley Hospital, Rogersville, Tennessee; Aug - Sept 2005

Gait Analysis and Customized Orthotic Fabrication
Abingdon Therapy Services, Abingdon Virginia; Mar - May 2006

Sports Screenings
Haywood Regional Hospital and Fitness Center, Waynesville, North Carolina; April - May 2005
Certification / Licensure:
Certifications
Certified McKenzie Mechanical Diagnosis and Treatment of the Spine; Nov. 2010
CPR; Sept. 2009
Total Motion Release Certificate; Aug. 2007

Memberships
APTA member; Dec. 2004 - present