Temple University Physical Therapy Associates

Temple University Physical Therapy, a division of Temple Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine, is the premier source for orthopaedic and sports medicine diagnosis and rehabilitation. Our therapists work together with skilled physicians to ensure comprehensive care for our patients.

Temple Physical Therapy

Treatment Options
Team Members
Credentialing Information
Physical Therapy Resources



With locations throughout the Delaware Valley, Temple PT offers patients the convenience of care close to home:

Temple Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine at Roosevelt Boulevard
11000 Roosevelt Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19116
Phone: (215) 214-6655

Temple University Hospital
3509 N. Broad Street
5th Floor Boyer Pavilion
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Phone: (215) 707-2111
Fax: (215) 707-3953

Temple Health Ft. Washington
515 Pennsylvania Avenue
Ft. Washington, PA 19034
Phone: (215) 641-0701
Fax: (215) 641-0637

Temple Health Oaks
450 Cresson Boulevard
Suite 200
Oaks, PA 19456
Phone: (215) 630-2222



Treatment Options

Temple offers a variety of treatment options, including:

  • Orthopaedic therapy
  • Spine rehabilitation
  • Hand therapy
  • McKenzie therapy
  • Work screens
  • Sports-specific rehabilitations
  • Core stabilization
  • Gait training
  • Post-operative care



Team Members

Tom Martin, PTTom Martin, PT
Director, Temple University Physical Therapy
Special interests: general orthopaedics, sports medicine




Paul Gatenby, DPT, ATC

Paul Gatenby, DPT, ATC
Senior Physical Therapist, Certified Athletic Trainer
Special interests: general orthopaedics, sports medicine, hand therapy



Kathy Hemsley, ATC, PT, OCS, PhD
Senior Physical Therapist, Orthopaedic Clinical Specialist, Certified Athletic Trainer
Special interests: general orthopaedics, sports medicine 


Frank Staino, DPTFrank Staino, DPT
Staff Physical Therapist
Special interests: general orthopaedics, sports medicine




John Walker, DPT, Cert. MDTJohn Walker, DPT, Cert. MDT
Senior Physical Therapist, Certified Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy
Special interests: general orthopaedics, sports medicine, McKenzie Method





Credentialing Information

With some of the most experienced physical therapists in the region, you are assured of obtaining all your orthopaedic and sports medicine solutions at Temple Physical Therapy. Our therapists offer extensive credentials, including:

  • Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)
  • Certified Hand Therapist (CHT)
  • McKenzie Certification (Cert. MDT)
  • Certified Athletic Trainer (ATC)
  • Orthopaedic Clinical Specialist (OCS)

Physical therapists are credentialed by the following organizations:

Americal Physical Therapy Association
"The American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) is a national professional organization representing more than 74,000 members. Its goal is to foster advancements in physical therapy practice, research and education."

McKenzie Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy
"The McKenzie Method--Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy™--is a philosophy of active patient involvement and education that is trusted and used by practitioners and patients all over the world for back, neck and extremity problems."

Specialist in Hand Therapy
"The Certified Hand Therapist credential offers assurance to the public that the therapist has achieved the highest level of competency in the profession and stays up to date with practice within the field."



Physical Therapy Resources

The Therapy Times
"Therapy Times is the only all-inclusive community web site for therapeutic professionals in the healthcare industry."

Journal of the Americal Physical Therapy Association

Today in Physical Therapy
"Today in PT provides our readers with compelling, timely editorial content, continuing education and job opportunities."