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Caroline Gwaltney, PT, DPT, CWS

  • Gwaltney_Caroline_Portrait.jpgPosition: Assistant Professor, Regional Clinical Coordinator
  • Department: School of Rehabilitation and Medical Sciences, Doctoral Program in Physical Therapy
  • Phone: 906-487-3244
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  • Courses:

PTH 633 Clinical Education I
PTH 634 Clinical Education II
PTH 732 Clinical Education III
PTH 745 Patient Care III
PTH 746 Patient Care IV
PTH 792 Advanced Therapeutics
PTH 832 Clinical Education IV
PTH 850 Research Evidence-Based Practice
PTH 890 Clinical Research II
PTH 932 Clinical Education V

Doctor of Physical Therapy, The College of St. Scholastica 2017
aster of Science in Physical Therapy, Grand Valley State University, 1998
Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences, Grand Valley State University, 1995


American Board of Wound Management, Certified Wound Specialist
American Physical Therapy Association Credentialed Clinical Instructor                                 Parkinson Wellness Recovery, Certified PWR! Therapist

Professional Organizations
American Physical Therapy Association (APTA)
Michigan Physical Therapy Association, Chair-elect, Upper Peninsula District
APTA section member of the Education, Electrophysiology/Wound Care, and Geriatric sections/academies
Association for the Advancement of Wound Care

Current Research
The Role of Nitric Oxide on Macrophage, Fibroblast, and Keratinocyte Mobility in Normal and Diabetic Conditions                                                                                                                   The Use of a Novel Nitric Oxide Wound Dressing to Promote Wound Healing of Diabetic Ulcers                                                                                                                                                    Effects of a Group Exercise Class in a Rural Community for People with Parkinson's Disease

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