Teresa Smith, PT

Teresa Smith, PT, DPT                                                                                            

Teresa Smith graduated with her entry-level master’s degree from the University of Kentucky and earned her Doctorate of Physical Therapy at Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions. She currently works at KORT Physical Therapy in an outpatient orthopedic setting in Louisville, KY. She is a board certified clinical specialist in orthopedic physical therapy, as well as a certified strength and conditioning specialist (CSCS). She is a member of the International Association of Dance Medicine and Science, as well as the American Physical Therapy Association Performing Arts Special Interest Group. She cares for professional dancers at Louisville Ballet Company, as well as students in Louisville Ballet School and local dance studios. She has treated performers traveling with Broadway shows, including Book of Mormon, Flashdance and Newsies. Her research has been published in peer-reviewed journals, including Journal of Orthopedic Sports Physical Therapy and Journal of Dance Medicine and Science.