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Michael McMorris, PT, DPT

Associate Professor
Director, Orthopedic Physical Therapy Residency

Board Certified Clinical Specialist in Orthopedics
Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapists

Division of Physical Therapy
Department of Allied Health Sciences

3040 Bondurant Hall, CB# 7135
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7135
OFFICE: (919)843-8785 FAX: (919)966-3678

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University Physical Therapy 
115 Oakdale Drive, Suite #8
Hillsborough, NC 27278
Clinic Phone: 919-732-6600


  • Manual Therapy Fellowship, Evidence in Motion, 2016
  • DPT, Physical Therapy, The University of North Carolina- Chapel Hill, 2006
  • MSPT, Physical Therapy, University of the Pacific, 1997
  • BS, Biology, California State University, 1995
  • BA, Theology, Ambassador University,1990


  • American Physical Therapy Association Certified Clinical Instructor – October 2006
  • American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties Certification, Orthopaedics – March 2003
  • American Red Cross Basic Life Support (CPR & AED) – recertified October 2007


  • PHYT 723, Applied Manual Therapy
  • PHYT 732, Musculoskeletal I- PT Intervention
  • PHYT 798, Differential Diagnosis and Advanced Cases
  • Orthopedic Physical Therapy Residency Mentor and Modules

Professional Societies

  • American Physical Therapy Association member 1997 – present
    • Section membership: Orthopaedic


  • Margaret L. Moore Student Recognition Award, UNC DPT Class of 2006


  • Please see this PubMed Link for peer review publications.
Mike McMorris, PT, DPT