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

Keating, Christopher

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Christopher Keating, PT, DPT, OCS, FAAOMPT

Christopher Keating, PT, DPT, OCS, Cert. MDT, FAAOMPT

Contact Dr. Keating

901 Walnut Street
Room 521
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 503-1647
(215) 503-3499 fax

Board Certification

Orthopedic Board-Certified Specialist


Fellowship in Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapy, Regis University
DPT, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA
BA, General Science from Rutgers University, NJ

University Appointment

Asisstant Professor 

Research Interests

Dr. Keating's research has been focused on the lumbar spine with emphasis on clinical decision making and access effects on biopsychosocial impairments. He looks to progress his research to better improve outcomes and management of spine injuries. 



Select Publications

Howard PD, Hudicka K, Keating C, Neidig N, Quiros S. The effect of trunk strengthening on chronic low back pain: a systematic review of the literature. Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Practice. 2010; 22(1); 19-22.

Select Presentations

American Academy of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapists Annual Conference (October, 2015)

Poster Presentation - Clinical reasoning in the management of a patient with acute low back pain utilizing the treatment based classification system- awarded 1st place for Lumbar Spine

Clinical Practice

Pro Bono Clinic at Thomas Jefferson University