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Douglas M. White, DPT, OCS, RMSK

Doctor of Physical Therapy, Board Certified Orthopaedic Specialist

EDUCATION:

Simmons College, School for Health Studies, Doctor of Physical Therapy

Northeastern University, Boston Bouvé College, Bachelor of Science Physical Therapy

ADVANCED QUALIFICATIONS:

Registered Musculoskeletal Sonography - APCA

Board Certified Specialist in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy - ABPTS

MAJOR PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES:

 Dr. White has trained and practiced at leading hospitals such as:

  • New England Baptist Hospital
  • Brigham & Womens Hospital
  • Massachusetts General Hospital.

Dr. White has served in many roles with the American Physical Therapy Association. (APTA)
Past President, APTA of Massachusetts
Payment Policy & Practice Committee, APTA of Mass. - past Chair
Imaging Special Interest Group, Orthopaedic Section, APTA – President
Imaging Educational Interest Group, Orthopaedic Section, APTA - Chair
Clinical Practice Guidelines – Hip Panel, Orthopaedic Section APTA – Co-Chair

PUBLICATIONS:

AIUM PRACTICE GUIDELINE - AIUM Practice Guideline for the Performance of Selected Ultrasound-Guided Procedures, Panel member, 2014.

Diagnostic and Procedural Imaging Curricula in Physical Therapist Professional Degree Programs, William G. Boissonnault, Douglas M. White, Sara Carney, Brittany Malin, Wayne Smith, J Orthop Sports Phys Ther:1-49. Epub 23 Jun 2014. doi:10.2519/jospt.2014.5379

Nonarthritic Hip Joint Pain Clinical Practice Guidelines Linked to the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health From the Orthopaedic Section of the American Physical Therapy Association, Keelan Enseki, PT, MS   Marcie Harris-Hayes, DPT, MSCI Douglas M. White, DPT   Michael T. Cibulka, DPT, Judith Woehrle, PT, PhD   Timothy L. Fagerson, DPT   John C. Clohisy, MD J Orthop Sports Phys Ther. 2014;44(6):A1-A32. doi:10.2519/jospt.2014.0302

The Comparison Of The Empty Can And Full Can Techniques And A New Diagonal Horizontal Adduction Test For Supraspinatus Muscle Testing Using Cross Sectional Analysis Through Ultrasonography; Steven W. Forbush, PT, PhD, OCS, Douglas M. White, PT, DPT, OCS, Wayne Smith, PT, MEd, DPT, ATC, SCS The International Journal of Sports Physical Therapy | Volume 8, Number 3 | June 2013 | Page 237

Sonographically Guided Physical Therapy of Achilles Tendinopathy Following Platelet Rich Plasma Injection: A Case Report; Douglas M. White, DPT, OCS, Wayne Smith, DPT, SCS, ATC-Ret, Joshua Hackel, MD, FAAFP; Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Practice Vol. 24;4:12

Reviewer - Occupational Medicine Practice Guidelines, Hip and Groin Disorders Chapter, American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine 2009

Hip Pain and Mobility Deficits – Hip Osteoarthritis: Clinical Practice Guidelines Linked to the International Classification of Functioning, Disability, and Health from the Orthopaedic Section of the American Physical Therapy Association, J Orthop Sports Phys Ther. April 2009

Summit on Physical Therapy and Society: Rationale & Planning, HPA Resource Vol. 6 No. 4, December 2006

Productivity Assessment for Inpatient Physical Therapist Practice: A CPT Code Alternative, HPA Resource, Vol. 5, No. 1, April 2005

Diagnostic Imaging, PT Magazine of Physical Therapy, Vol. 1, No 6, June 1993

AWARDS:

Mary McDonald Distinguished Service Award – APTA of Mass.

Outstanding Service Award – Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy

Presidential Service Award - Massachusetts Chapter, APTA, three times

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS:

Dr. White has served as a faculty member at Northeastern University, Boston University and Lasell College