Ken Knecht, PT, MS, SCS, CSCS

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Ken Knecht, PT, MS, SCS, CSCS is a sports medicine Physical Therapist at the CHOP Specialty Care Center at Virtua and Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

Locations: Specialty Care, Virtua
Phone: 215-590-6919


Ken Knecht joined the Sports Medicine and Performance Center physical therapy team in 2005 and works at CHOP's Specialty Care Center at Virtua in Voorhees.

Ken has been treating athletes of all levels in the Philadelphia and South Jersey area for over 25 years.  He has a passion for the rehabilitation, injury prevention and performance enhancement of the pediatric & adolescent athletes. 

Ken is one of the Education and Development coordinators for the Physical Therapy Department and is responsible for CHOP’s PT clinical education program.  Ken presents at conferences and Universities locally, regionally, and nationally. His areas of Special interest include rehabilitation for the throwing athlete, Personalized Blood flow restriction therapy, and injury prevention.

Education and Training

Board Certification

APTA Credentialed Clinical Instructor
Board Certified Clinical Specialist in Sports Medicine Physical Therapy
Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS)

Undergraduate Degree

BS in Physical Therapy - Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA

Graduate Degree

MPT - Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA

Titles and Academic Titles

Sports Medicine Physical Therapist

Departments and Services