Physical Therapist

Interview By Megan Tekac & Robert Tekac

Interview

My father was a Physical Therapist for 4 years. He had to study Anatomy and Physiology.
You are able to do this job out of high school, college and trade school, which he did.

He first got involve with Physical Therapy while he was in the military.

There is opportunity for advancement , you can also get tuition reimbursement.


The most interesting thing in his job was helping a patient with multiple sclerosis learn how to walk again.


His typical day at his job was evaluating and physical treatment of multiple treatments at a time. He got 30 days of vacation a year.


This job is very high in demand. He would continue this career because it was a great experience for him.

PT

Physical therapy or physiotherapy is the health profession primarily concerned with the remediation of impairments and disabilities and the promotion of mobility, functional ability, quality of life and movement potential through examination, evaluation, diagnosis and physical intervention.