Colleen S. Grafa

Colleen Grafa, PT, DSc, CPI, RYI has over 35 years of orthopedic and manual physical therapy with the majority in out-patient clinical practice. She studied dry needling under and was personally trained in this technique by Dr Yun-tao Ma, PhD in 2011.

In addition to clinical practice, Dr    Grafa is adjunct faculty for the Physical Therapy Program at Texas Woman's University, Dallas Tx. She has been a PTA Program Director as well as responsible for physical therapy integration course work in the disciplines of yoga and Pilates.

Credentials: PT, DSc, OCS, CIDN, PPI, YI

2004, RMUHP, DSc Orthopedics

1986, TTU, MS, Sports Health

1980 UTHSC - Dallas, PT

Grafa, Colleen, "Beyond Quad Sets: Exercise for Today's Older Adult", Monograph, Topics on Geriatrics, Section on Geriatrics, APTA, 2005.

Grafa, Colleen S. , "Effect of exercise on kyphosis, trunk strength, shoulder ROM and function in post-menopausal women with low bone mass, APTA, 2004

2003, Women's Health Certification, TWU-Dallas

2005, Certified Pilates Instructor, PMA

2011, Integrative Systemic Dry Needling Certificate

2013, 200 hour Registered Yoga Instructor

2016 Board Certified Orthopedic Specialist, ABPTS

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