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Russell Linville, PT, DPT, OCS, SCS, CSCS
I WANT TO INSPIRE PEOPLE. I WANT SOMEONE TO LOOK AT ME AND SAY, “BECAUSE OF YOU, I DIDN’T GIVE UP.”
Russell Linville is a doctor of physical therapy, as well as board certified in orthopedic and sports specialties by the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA). He is currently practicing out of The CORE Institute in Phoenix, Arizona, at their West Phoenix campus.
Russell completed his sports medicine physical therapy residency at Proaxis Therapy (now ATI) in Greenville, South Carolina. During his residency he designed and monitored rehabilitation programs specific to the athlete’s injury and physical abilities. His experience has given him the ability to treat musculoskeletal impairments including UCL reconstruction, Little League elbow/shoulder, rotator cuff pathology, ACL reconstruction, hip labral repair, and many other pathological and post-operative diagnoses. He takes an interest in working with complex shoulder and elbow patients. Russell also has experience working with elite and professional athletes, including MLB/MiLB, high level college football, baseball, soccer, and basketball, and Olympic hopeful athletes.
Dr. Linville completed his Doctorate of Physical Therapy (DPT) at Franklin Pierce University in Goodyear, Arizona. He earned his Bachelors of Science in health, physical education, and exercise science at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Virginia, graduating magna cum laude.
Dr. Linville is currently faculty at Franklin Pierce University, assisting in teaching musculoskeletal examination and evaluation, differential diagnosis, and pathology.
Board-certified sports clinical specialist (SCS), and board-certified orthopedic clinical specialist (OCS), NSCA Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialists (CSCS).