John Snyder, PT, DPT, OCS, CSCS
John received his Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from the University of Pittsburgh. While enrolled in graduate school, he served as the Vice President of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapists (AAOMPT) Student Special Interest Group. He also created and frequently contributed to OrthopedicManualPT.com, which was a blog devoted to evidence-based management of orthopedic conditions. This blog, which has now been moved to this website website, had the honor of being voted ‘Best Student Blog’ during Therapydia’s Annual PT Blog Awards in 2013 and 2014. Prior to beginning graduate school, he earned his Bachelor of Science in Applied Sciences degree from Youngstown State University where he studied Exercise Science and played ACHA Division 1 Ice Hockey.
Currently, John works in an outpatient private practice and specializes in the treatment of an athletic population with emphasis on hip pathology and the management of the ice hockey athlete. Due to these interests, he has developed courses specific to these two topics in order to improve appropriate conservative and post-operative management of The Athlete’s Hip and The Ice Hockey Athlete.
John lives with his wife (Lauren) and two furry children (Aila and Tugger) in Columbus, Ohio.
Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) – University of Pittsburgh – 2014
Bachelor of Science in Applied Science (Exercise Science) – Youngstown State University – 2011
Board Certified Orthopaedic Specialist, American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties
Licensed Physical Therapist – Ohio Board of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, & Athletic Training
Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist – National Strength & Conditioning Association
American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapists (2012 – Present)
American College of Sports Medicine (2010 – Present)
American Physical Therapy Association (2011 – Present)
– Orthopaedic Section
– Sports Section
– Private Practice Section
National Strength & Conditioning Association (2011 – Present)