Heather Atkinson, PT, DPT, NCS

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Heather Atkinson, PT, DPT, NCS, is a physical therapy clinical specialist at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Locations: Main Hospital
Phone: 215-590-5819

Education and Training

Board Certification

APTA Credentialed Clinical Instructor
Board Certified Neurological Clinical Specialist (NCS)

Undergraduate Degree

BS in Biology - Arcadia University, Glenside, PA

Graduate Degree

MS in Physical Therapy - Arcadia University, Glenside, PA

DPT - Temple University, Philadelphia, PA

Titles and Academic Titles

Physical Therapy Clinical Specialist

Departments and Services



Atkinson HL, Nixon-Cave K, Smith SE. Pediatric stroke rehabilitation: an interprofessional and collaborative approach. Thorofare, NJ: SLACK Incorporated, 2018.