About

 

Dr. Vaughan is a graduate of the Doctor of Physical Therapy program at Old Dominion University. He is a Board Certified Orthopaedic Clinical Specialist (OCS) and Fellowship trained in Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapy from the American Academy of Manipulative Therapy (FAAOMPT).  He has advanced certifications in spinal manipulative therapy (Cert. SMT), Dry Needling (Cert. DN) and a Diploma in Osteopractic (Dip. Osteopractic), all from the American Academy of Manipulative Therapy.

His clinical interests include the operation of manual therapy, including manipulation and dry needling, for musculoskeletal conditions of the spine and extremities.  He is the co-author of the Cervicogenic Dizziness Manuscript and founder of the Optimal Sequence Algorithm and Physio Blend. He is a Certified Clinical Instructor through the American Physical Therapy Association. 

He is actively involved in blogging on current concepts and latest research in the field of physical therapy, especially cervicogenic dizziness, on the award winning site at http://www.intouchpt.wordpress.com. You can follow him through emails or even more consistently at twitter handle:

@intouchpt

Dr. Vaughan also provides E-Mentorship opportunities for professionals all over the country to advance clinical reasoning and decision making to optimize outcomes in challenging cases. 

When not treating, his passion is to be a father and enjoys spending any remaining open time with his wife, Danielle; and children, Reagan and Cora.