Physical Therapy in Carrollton
Michael Cox, PT, DPT, OCS, SCS | Carrollton Clinic Director
Michael Cox, PT, DPT, OCS, SCS graduated from The University of Texas at
El Paso with a Master of Physical Therapy degree in 1999 where he was
named the “Outstanding Scholar” for the graduating class.
He has a Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Sciences from University of
Texas Medical Branch in Galveston and a Bachelor of Science in Exercise
and Sports Studies from University of Texas at Arlington. He received
his Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Hardin Simmons University in 2010.
Michael has practiced in orthopedic and sports medicine physical therapy
settings since his graduation. In June of 2003, he was certified as a
clinical specialist in orthopedic physical therapy by the American Board
of Physical Therapy Specialties of the American Physical Therapy Association
(APTA). In 2002, he won the Dorothy Briggs Memorial Scientific Inquiry
Award from the APTA for research on the effects of different types of
warm-up prior to stretching the calf muscle.
He has been working with the physicians in Carrollton since 2000 and has
been Director at the Carrollton location since 2003. Michael successfully
completed a CARF certification in 2003 for the facility. He has been instrumental
in developing rehabilitation protocols and new programs at the facility
including Aquatic Therapy. He has treated athletes and sports medicine
injuries his entire career emphasizing functional exercise progressions,
corrective exercise techniques, and manual therapy.
Outside of work, Michael enjoys spending time with his wife and two daughters.
Michael is a die-hard Longhorn fan and loves the Texas Rangers. He enjoys
outdoor activities including fishing, camping, and hiking.
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Tony Hurt, PTA
Derek Smith, PT
Erin Smith, OTR, CHT
Chelsea Bradford, PT, DPT
Shefali Dhir, PT, DPT
Kristin Keesey, OTR, CHT, CLT
Carrollton Office Information
4780 North Josey Lane
Carrollton, Texas 75010
Hours of Operation:
- Monday 7:00AM - 7:00PM
- Tuesdays 7:00AM - 7:00PM
- Wednesdays 7:00AM - 7:00PM
- Thursdays 7:00AM - 7:00PM
- Friday 7:00AM - 4:00PM