Chad M. Thompson PT, DPT, OCS, is the director for the Kentucky Orthopedic Rehab Team (KORT), Georgetown, Kentucky location.  Chad has nearly 30 years of experience working with joint rehabilitation in both acute and outpatient phases.  He is APTA Board Certified in orthopedics and contributes to the specialty through the development of written treatment protocols.  His expertise has been sought for audiences across the United States of experienced rehab professionals on a variety of degenerative and total joint topics.  He consults on legal cases involving physical therapy malpractice and has served as an expert witness as well.  In addition, Chad is a clinical instructor for the University of Kentucky, University of Louisville and assists in supervising the Samaritan Free Clinic.  This clinic allows students to assess and treat underserved patients under the supervision of a PT.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Chad Thompson is Director of Outpatient Physical Therapy at KORT Physical Therapy Clinic. He has stock holdings with Bristol Meyer Squibb in a 401K retirement plan with Select Medical Corporation. Mr. Thompson receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc. His financial relationships with ineligible organizations have been mitigated.

Non-financial: Chad Thompson has no relevant non-financial relationship to disclose.