University Physical Therapy

Welcome to the UNC Division of Physical Therapy faculty clinic website.  University Physical Therapy (UPT) is staffed by faculty members of the UNC Chapel Hill graduate physical therapy program.  Our therapists average over 20 years of clinical experience and look forward to serving you.  UPT is dedicated to excellent patient care, clinical research, and educating the next generation of physical therapists.

 University Physical Therapy is GROWING!!!!

We are pleased to announce the opening of our newest satellite clinic at the Sportsplex in Hillsborough. Beginning Monday, March 16th, we will be seeing patients on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Friday mornings. 

UPT Sportsplex

Volunteer @ University Physical Therapy!!!!

Are you looking for an opportunity to increase your clinical knowledge to prepare for PT school? Do you have time on your hands and an infinite desire to learn? University Physical Therapy has volunteer opportunities available via UNC Healthcare's Volunteer Service Department. Click here for more information. 


 Adverse Weather Policy

In the event of inclement weather, University Physical Therapy can and will alter its hours or close to ensure the safety of its patients, clinicians, and staff. Please check for updates on our or the inclement weather message on our answering service, (919) 732-6600. Information regarding any changes will be posted by 9am of the affected day. (Clinicians will contact earlier patients individually.)  If you cannot or will not make your scheduled appointment time, please leave a message so that you can be removed from the schedule. 



Orthopedic Residency

The Orthopedic Residency Program provides specialist training to licensed PTs to meet the needs of North Carolina. Learn more.


Integrated Clinical Experience (ICE) students provide patient services under the direct supervision of a licensed faculty mentor. Learn more.

Patient Testimonials

Previous patients highlight the care they received while a patient at UPT.