Carl Heldmann DPT, MPT, MA, ATC, MTC, FAAOMPT

Carl is a staff manual physical therapist at Emory Physical Therapy. He attended Glassboro State College as an undergraduate and became a Certified Athletic Trainer in 1994. While working as a head athletic trainer in the collegiate ranks, he completed his master's degree in education in 1997 from Rowan University. Carl then spent three years as an athletic trainer with the Philadelphia Phillies. He returned to school and completed his master's degree in physical therapy from Nova Southeastern University in 2002. Prior to returning to school, he completed a volunteer athletic training rotation at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in California. He then went on to complete his doctoral manual therapy fellowship. He became an American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) credentialed clinical instructor in 2004. Upon completion of his fellowship, he received his manual therapy certification in 2005 and his doctor of physical therapy degree in 2006 from the University of St. Augustine. He was recognized as a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapists in 2006. In 2009, he completed the Janet Travel Series in Myofascial Trigger Points and Dry Needling Certification.  Carl also currently serves as an adjunct clinical professor in the Master's of Sports Medicine Program at Georgia State University.