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Lynne Patterson Sturgill, PT, DPT, MHS, OCS

Physical Therapist, Adjunct Professor and Clinical Instuctor
Sports and Orthopedic Clinic
University of Delaware
053 McKinly Lab.
Newark, DE 19716
Ph: (302) 831-8893
E-mail: lsturgil@udel.edu

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6 Licensure/Certifications 5 Education 4 Current Appointment
3 Professional History 2 Professional Organizations 1

Awards

3 Academic Instruction 1 Publications 1 Presentations
    1 Community Service    

LICENSURE/CERTIFICATIONS

Delaware Physical Therapist License #

    • Board Certified Clinical Specialist in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy (OCS), American Board of Physical Therapy Specialists (1996-present)
    • APTA Credentialed Clinical Instructor (2007)
    • American Red Cross Emergency First Responder

EDUCATION

School Degree Year Program
Widener University DPT 2007 Physical Therapy
University of Indianapolis MS 1992 Health Science
University of Delaware BS 1987 Physical Therapy
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CURRENT APPOINTMENT(top)

University of Delaware, Newark, DE

University of Delaware Physical Therapy Clinic

  • Physical Therapist, Sports and Orthopedic Clinic
  • Clinical Instructor, Sports and Orthopedic Clinic
   

PROFESSIONAL HISTORY (top)

   
1997-present University of Delaware Sports and Orthopedic Physical Therapy Clinic, Newark, DE, Physical Therapist
1993-1996 Institute for Athletic Medicine, Minneapolis, MN, Physical Therapist
1991-1993 Fitzgerald Mercy Hospital Outpatient Physical Therapy Clinic, Darby, PA, Physical Therapist
1987-1991 Delaware Sportscare Physical Therapy, Inc., Newark, DE, Physical Therapist
   

AWARDS(top)

  • University of Delaware Physical Therapy Catherine Kohlenstein Clinical Educator’s Award (2007)

COMMUNITY SERVICE(top)

  • Newark Community Days.  Staffed UD PT Clinic booth (1998-present)
  • Girl Scout Leader (2002- present)
  • Volunteer Faithful Friends Animal Shelter ( 2009-present)
  • St Mary Magdalen School Career Day (2003,2006)         


PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS/SERVICE (top)

    • American Physical Therapy Association (1987-present)
    • Secretary Delaware Physical Therapy Association ( 2009-present)
    • Membership Chair Delaware Physical Therapy Association (2004-2008)
    • Item writer ABPTS 2006- 2008

PUBLICATIONS(top)

  • Sturgill L, Snyder-Mackler L, Axe, MJ, Manal T:  Reliability of a Clinical Scale to Assess Knee Joint Effusion.  JOSPT. December 2009.
  • Manal TJ, Sturgill L. Current Concepts of Orthopedic Physical Therapy: The Knee.  Current Concepts of Orthopedic Physical Therapy APTA Home Study Course( 2006).

 

PRESENTATIONS(top)

  • Sturgill L.  Use of Neural Mobilization to Relieve Ulnar Nerve Symptoms in a Capoeira Participant, ACSM (2010)
  • Sturgill L.  “The Use of High Intensity NMES to Resolve Medial Calf Pain in a Collegiate Ice Skater”, Platform Presentation, CSM (2009)
  • Sturgill L, Manal, T, Snyder-Mackler, L, Axe, M.  “Inter-rater Reliability of a Clinical Scale to Measure Knee Joint Effusion”, Platform Presentation, CSM ( 2008)
  • Sturgill L.  “Use of High Intensity Electrical Stimulation to Restore Quadriceps Strength Following L4 Nerve Root Compression”, Platform Presentation, CSM ( 2007)
  • Sturgill, L, Manal, T “Low Frequency Motor Electrical Stimulation for Trigger Point Management of Persistent Post-operative Shoulder and Arm Pain”, Invited speaker, CSM (2006)
  • Sturgill, L "Use of Electrical Stimulation to Restore Quadriceps Strength After Total Knee Arthroplasty", Invited speaker, CSM (2005)
  • "Putting People First."  Presentation to the Federal Department of Agriculture for Disabilities Awareness Month (2004)
  • "McConnell Patellofemoral Evaluation and Taping Techniques for University of Delaware Physical Therapy Clinic Video Library (2000)
  • Lab instructor for "Evaluation of the TMJ."  Short course at the APTA Scientific Meeting, Minneapolis, MN  (1996)
  • Instructor for "Selected Evaluation and Treatment techniques for the Ankle/Foot" sponsored by the Institute for Athletic Medicine (1996)
  • Speaker for Riverside Family Practice Sports Medicine Residency Program.  “Physical Therapy Evaluation and Treatment of the Knee and Ankle.” (1996)
  • Lab instructor for “Shoulder Taping.”  Institute for Athletic Medicine Continuing Education Programs  (1995)
  • Instructor for High School Student Athletic Trainer Program.  Sponsored by Delaware Sportscare Physical Therapy (1989)

ACADEMIC INSTRUCTION(top)

  • Instructor for “Introduction to Physical Therapy Evaluation” Doctorate of Physical Therapy Program, University of Delaware, Newark, DE  (2006-present)
  • Instructor for “Thermal Agents and Soft Tissue Techniques” Doctorate of Physical Therapy Program, University of Delaware, Newark, DE (2009-present)
  • Co-Coordinator for “Rounds”, Doctorate of Physical Therapy Program, University of Delaware, Newark, DE (2010-present)
  • Laboratory Instructor for “Electrotherapy”  Doctorate of Physical Therapy Program, University of Delaware, Newark, DE ( 2008-present)
  • Instructor for "Evaluation and Treatment of the Foot and Ankle" in Musculoskeletal Evaluation and Treatment PT 608.  Master and Doctorate of Physical Therapy Programs, University of Delaware, Newark, DE  (1999-present)
  • Teaching assistant for "Spine Management II."  Doctorate of Physical Therapy Program, University of Delaware, Newark, DE  (2005-present)
  • Instructor for "Evaluation and Treatment of the Elbow" in Musculoskeletal Evaluation and Treatment PT 608.  Master and Doctorate of Physical Therapy Program (2002, 2006-present)
  • Instructor for "Shoes, Shoe Modifications and Foot Orthotics" in Patient Management II PT 506.  Master of Physical Therapy Program, University of Delaware, Newark, DE  (1998, 1999)
  • Teaching assistant for "Clincal Electrotherapy."  Master of Physical Therapy Program, College of St Catherine, Minneapolis, MN  (1993, 1995)
  • Teaching assistant for "Kinesiology."  Master of Physical Therapy Program, College of St Catherine, Minneapolis, MN  (1993)
  • Instructor for "Introduction to Physical Therapy Evaluation."  Master of Physical Therapy Program, College of St Catherine, Minneapolis, MN  (1995)
  • Teaching assistant for "Introduction to Physical Therapy Evaluation."  Master of Physical Therapy Program, University of Delaware (1992)
  • Teaching assistant for "Electrophysiological Treatment and Evaluation." Master of Physical Therapy Program, University of Delaware, Newark, DE (1993)
   
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