Arthur J. Nitz


Professor, Physical Therapy


Research / Scholarship

  • Outpatient clinical trials
  • Electrophysiologic assessment of orthopedic/sports injuries
  • Evaluation of novel equipment used in orthopedic outpatient PT clinics


Educational Focus

Doctor of Physical Therapy
  • Peripheral Joint Dysfunction
  • Vertebral Joint Dysfunction
  • Electrophysiologic Assessment and Electrotherapeutics
  • Special Elective: Spinal Manipulation Efficacy
  • Special Elective: EMG/Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Advanced Manual Interventions (Spinal Manipulation)
  • Research: Analysis and Outcomes
Transitional Doctor of Physical Therapy
  • Advanced Physical Therapy Diagnosis and Screening
Rehabilitation Sciences PhD Program
  • Dissertation Committee Chair and member
Athletic Training
  • EMG/Nerve Conduction Studies Overview


Clinical Work

Orthopedic, sports PT; electrophysiologic
Testing (EMG/NCS) – Frankfort, Versailles


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Arthur J. Nitz, Ph.D.

Arthur J. Nitz, PT, PhD, ECS, OCS
Professor, Physical Therapy

Room 204R Wethington Building
900 South Limestone Street
Lexington, Kentucky 40536-0200
(859) 218-0833
Fax: (859) 323-6003