UW Hospitals and Clinics and Meriter Hospital Orthopedic Physical Therapy Residency

Transcurricular Units

  

Unit Title

Instructor

Contact Information

Unit I: Examination –

Patient Communications/Medical Screening

Ellen Braatz

(608) 417-3370 ellen.braatz@unitypoint.org

Unit II: Examination – Û &Ü ¼ Screening

Joe Tupta

 

Kristi Hallisy

(608) 440-6599  jtupta@uwhealth.org

 

(608) 263-6744 khallisy@pt.wisc.edu

Clinical Reasoning

Matt VanderKooi

(608) 742-9356 mattv@newlifept.com

Radiology

Scott Tauferner

608) 440-6440 stauferner@uwhealth.org

Evidence-Based Practice

Mary Sesto

(608) 263-5697 sesto@pt.wisc.edu

Extremity Mobilization Review

Mary Rose Luciano

 

Elizabeth Wahl

608) 742-9356 maryrosel@newlifept.com

 

(608) 265-1221 ewahl@uwhealth.org

 

Spine-focused Units

  

Unit Title

Instructor

Contact Information

Lower Spine/Pelvis

 

McKenzie Module              

Betsy Thompson

 

Jim Marx

(608) 440-6440 ethompson@uwhealth.org  

 

(608) 417-6102 james.marx@unitypoint.org

Upper Spine

Joe Tupta

 

Jen Doster

(608) 440-6599 jtupta@uwhealth.org

 

(608) 263-8412 jdoster@uwhealth.org 

TMJ

Lisa Dussault

(262) 263-8060 ldussault@uwhealth.org

Radiology

Jim Leonard, DO

 

 

Lower Extremity-focused Units

 

Unit Title

Instructor

Contact Information

Knee

Becky Piazza

(608) 221-6245 rpiazza2@uwhealth.org

Hip

Sherri Holt

(608) 265-3341 sholt@uwhealth.org  

Ankle and Foot

Evan Nelson

(608) 263-4434 nelson3@pt.wisc.edu

Biomechanics, Gait

Jenny Kempft

(608) 440-6444 jm.kempf@hosp.wisc.edu

  

Upper Extremity-focused Units

  

Unit Title

Instructor

Contact Information

Shoulder

Dan Enz

(608) 263-4765 denz@uwhealth.org

Elbow/Forearm

Jeff Hartman

(312) 503-2529 jeff.hartman@northwestern.edu

Thrust

Kristi Hallisy

(608) 263-6744 hallisy@pt.wisc.edu

Wrist/Hand

BetsyMcKenna

 

Heidi Graf

(608) 265-1221 emckenna@uwhealth.org

 

(608) 440-6440 hgraf@uwhealth.org

 

Special Populations Units

  

Unit Title

Instructor

Contact Information

Adolescent Patients

Brad Rupnow

(608) 417-8025 bradley.rupnow@unitypoint.org

Balance/Vestibular Disorders

Colin Grove

(608) 263-6540 cgrove@uwhealth.org

Chronic Pain Patients

Bill Rein

(920) 991-2561 bill@advancedptsm.com

Elderly Patients

Sue Wenker

(608) 265-8619 wenker@pt.wisc.edu

Performing Arts Patients

Janeen Hellenbrand

(608) 417-3131 janeen.hellenbrand@unitypoint.org

Obstetric Patients

Carrie Schwoerer

(608) 265-8364 cschwoerer@uwhealth.org  

Worker’s Comp Injury Patients

Rob Worth

(920) 991-2561 Rob@advancedptsm.com