Physical Therapy

KSAT 12: Physical therapy professor uses virtual reality to provide pain management

April 12, 2018
 

For 15 years, a physical therapy professor at UT Health San Antonio has been using virtual reality to help reduce her patients’ pain and change their attitudes toward it. Watch the full story at KSAT 12

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PT hosts Physical Therapy Olympics, Job Fair

March 26, 2018
 

More than 650 students from 12 schools competed in a variety of events.

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PT students hold 10th annual senior health fair

March 28, 2017
 

Seniors living near the District 2 Senior Community Center on South W.W. White in San Antonio were treated to health screenings and more March 28 by Department of Physical Therapy III students.

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Science Expo Nov. 12 will give 1,500 teens a hands-on introduction to health careers

November 10, 2016
 

Approximately 1,500 high school and college students from throughout South Texas will learn how to perform dissections, intubate manikins, start an intravenous (IV) line and much more at the Health Professions Fair and Science Expo of the UT Health Science Center San Antonio. The event will be held on Saturday, Nov. 12, at the UT Health Science Center campus, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive.

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The Doctor Is In

The Doctor Is In: Laughter is the Best Medicine

October 24, 2016
 

Kimatha Oxford Grice is known for helping patients during recovery as an occupational therapist. But she’s also known for spreading smiles and laughter through her work as the clown “Tutti Frutti.” “As a mean old therapist, I go in and make patients do things they don’t want to do,” said Grice, with UT Health Science […]

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Physical Therapy clinic

Student-run physical therapy clinic offers hope to homeless

July 28, 2016
 

Once a month, students from the School of Health Professions Department of Physical Therapy (PT) offer a bit of hope to the homeless of San Antonio.

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