Robert A. "Tony" English
Division Director, Associate Professor, Division of Physical Therapy
Tony has been a faculty member in the Division of Physical Therapy at the University of Kentucky since 1992 and currently is an associate professor. He received a BS in Physical Therapy from The University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas in 1978 and a MS in Education from the University of Kentucky in 1990. Recently, Tony completed his dissertation titled "Clinical functional testing in people 30-60 years old: Expected performance values and correlations to muscle fitness and activity level," and received his Ph.D. in Rehabilitation Sciences.
Research / Scholarship
Doctor of Physical Therapy
Transitional Doctor of Physical Therapy
Outpatient general practice emphasizing general orthopedic conditions
The use of proprioceptive neuromuscular facilitation as an exercise intervention, the study of pulmonary responses and strength in people with ALS, educational outcomes related to multimedia technology and distance learning, and clinical outcomes related to dynamic balance, trunk stability and activity level.
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