James Alfano, PT, DPT, PCS James Alfano, PT, DPT, PCS, is a physical therapist with the Sports Medicine and Performance Center and Adaptive Equipment Clinic at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. Locations: Main Campus Phone: 215-590-5819 Background I have worked at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia since 2012. I have experience working on the general outpatient and acute care physical therapy teams. With this experience, I was able to obtain my board specialty certification in Pediatrics from the American Physical Therapy Association in 2016. I joined the Sports Medicine team in 2018 and look forward to using my expertise in wheelchairs and other durable medical equipment to assist the athlete participating in adaptive sports. My other areas of interest include injury prevention, promoting health and wellness through sports participation, and assisting athletes return to sport safely. Education and Training Board CertificationAPTA Credentialed Clinical InstructorUndergraduate DegreeBS in Biology, Minor in Italian - Villanova University, Villanova, PA Graduate DegreeDPT - Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA Titles and Academic Titles Physical Therapist Departments and Services Physical Therapy Sports Medicine and Performance CenterAdaptive Equipment Clinic Patient Experience Ratings About the Patient Experience Rating System The Patient Experience Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score. The comments are submitted by patients and families and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not reflect the views of Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.