Josh graduated from Ohio University where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise Physiology and a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree. In addition to completing an internship with PTCOS, his clinical internships include a heavy manual-based rotation with the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Sports Medicine Facility under the supervision of a past OCS resident and a Neuro ICU rotation at Orlando Regional Medical Center, a Level 1 trauma center.
While at Ohio University, Josh earned national recognition for his work in the physical therapy department’s Motor Control Laboratory. His project titled, “The Effect of Pelvic Constraint on Joint Movements of the Thoracic and Lumbar Spine During Reaching Tasks” won the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) Research Section’s “Best Poster” award in the annual Combined Sections Meeting.
Josh has advanced his physical therapy skills and knowledge by completing an orthopedic residency program through Evidence in Motion and is currently a board-certified clinical specialist in orthopedic physical therapy by the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties (ABPTS) of the APTA. Josh is active with the Mississippi Physical Therapy Association, currently serving as the Continuing Education Committee Chairperson.
In addition to his professional career, Josh is a member of St. Alphonsus Church in Ocean Springs. In his free time, he enjoys running and attending the local YMCA.