Thomas Jefferson University
Jefferson College of Rehabilitation Sciences
Department of Physical Therapy

Request Info

Department of Physical Therapy

PT - Welcome

The Jefferson Physical Therapy (PT) Program is one of the most respected PT programs in the region. Students from around the country come here to experience a positive, collaborative learning environment that contributes to success.




Graduates of our Program  examine and treat musculoskeletal and neuromuscular problems and develop injury prevention and health maintenance programs for people at all stages of life, and apply scientific knowledge, humanistic values, critical analysis and a systematic approach to patient care when making clinical decisions.

Why Jefferson Physical Therapy?

Hear from our students about the many unique benefits to our Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) Program, which provide our graduates with the tools they need to succeed in their careers. 

We are committed to providing enrichment programs for undergraduate students, preparing them to apply to graduate school or pursue careers in Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy and Athletic Training.

Learn more about our STEP-UP programs

Contact Us

Program Contact

Susan Flannery Wainwright, PT, PhD
Chair and Professor

Department of Physical Therapy
901 Walnut Street, 5th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107

215-503-3499 fax

Admission Contact

Office of Admissions