Physical therapists (PTs) are health care professionals who diagnose and treat individuals of all ages, from newborns to the very oldest, who have medical problems or other health-related conditions that limit their abilities to move and perform functional activities in their daily lives.
My job as a physical therapist (PTs) is I am a health care professional who diagnose and treat individuals of all ages, from newborns to the very oldest, who have medical problems or other health-related conditions that limit their abilities to move and perform functional activities in their daily lives.
I've work for U.S. Physical Therapy for about 4 years.
I went to University of Central Florida and majored in Anatomy I had to pass The Federation of State Boards of Pyhsical Therapy to become a licensed physical therapist.
COLLEGE AND MAJOR
A physical therapist is an easy job to get because it's so high in demand. It was very easy for me to get my job. But, it wasn't easy to get to certified as a physical therapist. I had to major in sciences and pass The Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy (FSBPT).
LICENSED EXAM FSBPT
My annual pay is about $81,000 typically. As a physical therapist, your salary can increase but you don't get any promotions.
ANNUAL PAY AND PROMOTION
A typical day is going into work at 7:00 am and seeing the first patient. Then, I work for 3 hours or more a day and see about 80 patients per week. I work 40 hours a week.
My work days are Monday- Saturday
TYPICAL HOURS/ WORK DAYS
Diagnose and manage movement dysfunction and enhance physical and functional abilities. Restore, maintain, and promote not only optimal physical function but optimal wellness and fitness and optimal quality of life as it relates to movement and health. Prevent the onset, symptoms, and progression of impairments, functional limitations, and disabilities that may result from diseases, disorders, conditions, or injuries.
I have some stress- I want my patients to get better. I am responsible for their improvement, health, and well being. I care about my patients a lot and my job is to make them feel better.
I have a lot of independence with this job. I do not have to have the way I help someone approved by anybody. I do what I feel is necessary and is the best way for my patients to have a speedy recovery.