Siskin Hospital announces Douglas Daniel, DPT, OCS, Cert. DN has satisfied the requirements for the Orthopedic Clinical Specialist certification.
The American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties awarded the credential, which recognizes Dr. Daniel as having advanced clinical knowledge, experience and skills in the treatment of musculoskeletal or orthopedic conditions.
Dr. Daniel is a physical therapist at Siskin Hospital’s downtown Outpatient Therapy clinic. He has nearly 10 years of experience in therapy. He is also certified in Dry Needling, a treatment technique that can be used in conjunction with physical therapy to decrease pain, improve range of motion, and improve function.
“This nationally-recognized credential will better serve the needs of the Chattanooga community and enhance therapeutic outcomes,” said Director of Outpatient Services Natalie McDonald. With this achievement, she said, there are three practitioners in Siskin Hospital’s outpatient clinics who hold this advanced credentialing in the evaluation and treatment of orthopedic conditions.
To learn more about the outpatient physical rehabilitation services at Siskin Hospital, please visit www.SiskinRehab.org or call 634-1400.