School of Physical Therapy
Matt Walk, originally from Maryville, Missouri earned his Bachelor of Health Sciences and Master of Physical Therapy degrees from the University of Missouri in Colombia, MO. He went on to complete a six month residency in proprioceptive neuromuscular facilitation at Kaiser Permanente in Vallejo, CA. He spent the next two years working in various states throughout the country as a traveling therapist, before returning to Kaiser Permanente to complete a fellowship in orthopedic manual physical therapy in Hayward, CA. He then settled in Texas and has worked in public health systems in Houston and San Antonio. He finished his post-professional Doctorate of Physical Therapy at the University of the Incarnate Word before coming on board as faculty with UIW. His academic and clinical interests are in physical therapy in primary care settings and interprofessional models of care.