Physical therapy specialties

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Physical therapy specialties: What are they?

When thinking of a career in physical therapy, many of us think of orthopedics. However, there are many other areas that Physical Therapists specialize in. Once you complete your education and obtain a license to practice, you’re able to apply for specialization certificates.

But what specializations are there? The different types include:

  • Cardiovascular & Pulmonary
  • Clinical Electrophysiology
  • Geriatrics
  • Neurology
  • Orthopedics
  • Pediatrics
  • Sports
  • Women’s Health

Choosing a specialty is not always easy. So, make sure to research and explore what may suit you best. Whether you’re just starting your journey, already in the field, or looking to advance your career Concordia is here to help!

To help you, we put together a quick 7-question quiz to uncover your interests and highlight a few options for your next career step.

Here are a few questions to think about:

  • What are you passionate about?
  • Where do you want to work?
  • Who do you want to work with?

Ready to figure out which is right for you?


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