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Welcome to Southern Oregon's ABPTRFE-accredited Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapy (OMPT) Fellowship program for the most advanced and cutting edge education and training in orthopedic manual therapy for physical therapists!  This fellowship program is provided by the Ola Grimsby Institute (OGI) and is currently only offered to Riverside Physical Therapy's DPT employees who have graduated from Riverside Physical Therapy's Orthopedic Residency program.

12-month OMPT Fellowship program consisting of:

- 12 Weekend didactic lecture/lab courses
- Practical/Written Exams on the last weekend course
- 3 Weekend seminars (MT9, STEP2, STEP5)
- 1:1 clinical mentorship with OGI staff or clinical mentors
- Supervised clinical hours
- Required research project
- Teaching project- Mentoring experience

Edsen Donato, DPT, DSc, OCS, CHT, CSCS, CIDN - Clinic Director
Ola Grimsby, Jr, PT, MOMT, FAAOMPT, MNFF, OGI Fellowship Instructor
Bill Hayner, PT, DMT, OCS, C-STEP, FAAOMPT, OGI Fellowship Instructor
Becca Catlin, DPT, OCS, FAAOMPT, OGI, Fellowship Instructor
Vicki Luebbe, MPT, FAAOMPT, OGI Fellowship Instructor
Stuart Eivers, DPT, OCS, FAAOMPT, OGI Fellowship Instructor

  • Graduate of an ABPTRFE-accredited orthopedic residency program
  • Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS) certification (Preferred)
  • APTA Credentialed Clinical Instructor certification (Optional)
  • APTA/AAOMPT membership
  • Valid Oregon physical therapy license
  • Current CPR certification
  • Comply with all Riverside Physical Therapy employment requirements

For more information about this fellowship program, please click on the OGI icon link above.

For more details, please contact:

Edsen Donato, DPT, DSc, OCS, CHT, CSCS, CIDN
Clinic Director/Manager
Riverside Physical Therapy
544 Union Ave
Grants Pass, OR 97527
Phone:  (541) 955-0940
Fax:  (541) 955-5233
Email:  info@RiversidePhysicalTherapy.org