Dr. Eric J Hegedus has had a notable 21-year career as a leader and innovator in physical therapist education, research, and clinical practice and is founding Chair of the Doctor of Physical Therapy Department at High Point University. Dr Hegedus also is founder and director of Targeted Enhanced Athletic Movement (TEAM). TEAM is a community-based health and wellness program designed to improve athletic performance and prevent injury. In addition to his administrative duties, Professor Hegedus has directed and taught Musculoskeletal Practice Management courses where he has won the American Physical Therapy Association’s Orthopedic Section James a Gould teaching Award. He is also a four-time winner of the “Duke DPT Excellence in Teaching” award and a three-time nominee for Duke Medical Center’s prestigious Master Clinician Educator Award.
In addition to his love for teaching, Dr. Hegedus is a lifelong student with a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Slippery Rock University, a Master of Health Science degree from Duke University, a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Bucknell University, a board specialty in orthopedic physical therapy, and a specialty certification in strength and conditioning. Finally, Dr. Hegedus, is a productive scholar with more than 40 peer reviewed PubMed articles, 3 book chapters, and a textbook entitled, “Orthopedic Physical Examination Tests: An Evidence-Based Approach” now in it's second edition and translated into 5 languages
In this course by Dr. Eric Hegedus, users will evaluate the impact and prevalence of knee disorders, understand the imperative patient history elements of a… read more
This course by Dr. Eric Hegedus PT, DPT, MHSC, OCS, CSCS serves as the introduction to our series of courses on musculoskeletal evidence-based examination and… read more
Dr. Eric Hegedus presents this comprehensive course on evidence-based interventions for the knee. Users will recognize the more prevalent knee pathologies seen in musculoskeletal practice… read more
This course on evidence-based treatment of the shoulder is presented by Dr. Eric Hegedus. Upon completion of this course, learners will be able to recognize… read more
In this course covering examination of the shoulder by Dr. Eric Hegedus, users will evaluate the impact and prevalence of shoulder disorders. The imperative patient… read more
In this course by Dr. Eric Hegedus, users will gain an understanding of an upper quarter screening examination. Both sensitive and specific diagnostic tests will… read more