Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Residency • Programs by EIM | Evidence In Motion Skip To Content

Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Residency


Length: 10 - 18 months

Summer 2024 Deadline:

Request More Info

Meet with an EIM Advisor!

For: PT

EIM’s Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Residency Program provides post-professional clinical and didactic education in two unique residency settings to match your residency training needs with your current life and work circumstances. Through ongoing clinical supervision and mentoring with a theoretical basis for advanced practice and scientific inquiry, you will improve your clinical practice and decision-making. EIM’s Orthopaedic Residency stresses the acquisition of current best-evidence as well as leading-edge psychomotor skills to make you a specialist in the area of orthopaedics.

Have questions? Attend our “Why Residency?” Webinar Series!
Register Now

Interested in residency but need a clinical site or mentor?
Request Residency Placement

Interested in hosting or mentoring a resident?
Request Info


  • Grow as practitioners skilled in orthopaedic physical therapy.
  • Become highly skilled, autonomous practitioners who have substantially increased their ability to provide care to patients with musculoskeletal conditions.
  • Gain a strong base of knowledge of evidence-based practice, orthopaedic manual therapy techniques, advanced medical screening and radiology.
  • Be positioned to both achieve the Orthopaedic Certified Specialist (OCS) certification from the ABPTS and to be leaders in the orthopaedic physical therapy field.
  • Be well prepared to apply for and successfully complete EIM’s Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapy Fellowship.

EIM’s Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Residency Program Outcomes:

  • 96% 2023 Program Completion rate


Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Residency Financial Facts Sheets:

Click here to download the Financial Facts Sheet for our 10- and 12-month residency options!

Click here to download the Financial Facts Sheet for our 18-month residency option!


    Daniel Roenz



    Jake Shockley

    Residency Coordinator at Physical Therapy Central / Red Bud Physical Therapy


    Kevin Farrell PT, PHD, OCS, FAAOMPT

    Program Director


    • APPT 6110 – Essentials of Pharmacology
    • APPT 6210 – Essentials of Musculoskeletal Imaging
    • APPT 6220 – Essentials of Medical Screening
    • ORPT 6210 – Post-Surgical Management and Rehabilitation
    • ORPT 7280 – OCS Test Prep Course
    • ORPT 7690 – Orthopaedic Residency Mentored Clinical Practice
    • ORPT 7270 – Orthopaedic Residency Virtual Rounds
    • Outcomes Tracking for Orthopaedic Residency


––– Related Items