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Scott D. Schafer, PT, MSPT

  • Owner/ Treating Physical Therapist at Schafer Physical Therapy, PC.
  • Earned his Masters of Science degree in Physical Therapy (MSPT) with Honors from the University of Miami (FL) School of Medicine, Division of Physical Therapy.
  • Earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Eckerd College (St. Petersburg, FL).
  • Practices primarily in the areas of orthopedic and sports physical therapy, with particular interest in manual therapy.
  • Licensed as a Physical Therapist in Pennsylvania and Florida.
  • Licensed in Pennsylvania as a Direct Access Practitioner in Physical Therapy.
  • Active Member of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) and its Pennsylvania Chapter.
  • Has practiced extensively in the corporate and private practice outpatient physical therapy environment in Florida and Pennsylvania since 1997, treating a wide variety of injuries and pre- and post-operative diagnoses throughout the age spans, including all levels of athletes.
  • Has advanced training in manual therapy, vestibular rehabilitation, shoulder and knee rehabilitation, sports-related rehabilitation, cervical and lumbar rehabilitation, and ankle/ lower kinetic chain biomechanics and rehabilitation.
  • Received state-wide recognition as the Florida Physical Therapy Student of the Year (1997).
  • Received the Steven J. Rose Research Award from the University of Miami School of Medicine for his co-authored Master's thesis on research in the area of assessment of gait in individuals with incomplete spinal cord injuries. 
Please call (412) 257-0314 to schedule an appointment today.