Jill M. Reyes, P.T., D.P.T., S.C.S.

Physical Therapist
Sports Medicine

Children's at Webb Bridge

jill.reyes@choa.org

Education and Training
  • Doctor of Physical Therapy: Emory University, 2005.
  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology: Emory University, 2002.

Interests
  • Throwing/pitching mechanics; Video Analysis
  • Sports Medicine: Injury Prevention, Rehabilitation, Return to Play
  • Core Training and Strengthening
  • Soccer: Recreational/Competitive
  • Gait Mechanics, Gait Deviations

Societies
  • Member, American Physical Therapy Association, 2002 to present
  • Member, American Physical Therapy Association Sports Physical Therapy Section, 2005 to present

    Certification
  • Sports Certified Specialist, 2008 to present

Roles and Responsibilities
  • Provide quality and skilled physical therapy services for adolescents with orthopaedic and athletic injuries helping them to achieve safe return to play as soon as possible
  • Facilitate effective communication among patients, parents, physical therapists, athletic trainers, physicians and other healthcare professionals.
  • Coordinate placement of Physical Therapy students in the Sports Medicine Department

Career Highlights
  • "The Female Athlete and the ACL: Prehab, Rehab and Return to Sport." In The Multidisciplinary Approach To The Treatment Of The Female Athlete, Emory University Department of Rehabiliation, Division of Physical Therapy, March 2013
  • “Rehabilitation of the Elbow in the Throwing Athlete,” Managing the Pathway of Youth Sports Injuries: From the Field to Return to Play CUE course, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, April 2012
  • Orthopaedic course section, Emory University Department of Rehabilitation, July 2011, June 2012; “Introduction to Pediatric Sports Medicine”
  • Special Topics in Sports Medicine CEU course, Emory University, September 2009; “The Pediatric and Adolescent Athlete”
  • Adjunct professor Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Division of Physical Therapy, 2007 to present
  • "Current Pediatric Concepts and Evidence-Based Practice for Shoulder" 2013 Pediatric Orthopaedic Sports Medicing Seminar, October 2013
  • "Managing the Adolescent Throwing Athlete" PTAG, October 2013