Deborah Davey

Deborah Davey

Physical Therapist, PT Faculty Practice

Clinical Assistant Professor, Physical Therapy

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1640 W. Roosevelt Rd., 307 DHSP

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By appointment


Deborah Davey, BSc PT, MBA-HC, FAAOMPT, EDPP received her Bachelors of Science in Physiotherapy degree at West Middlesex School of Physiotherapy, (Brunel University) Isleworth, Middlesex, England. She came to the U.S in 1996 and has over 25 years of interdisciplinary, leadership and clinical experience in hospital, outpatient, school, and specialty settings. Ms. Davey completed her MBA-HC at St Ambrose University in 2003, her Fellowship in Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapy at UIC, and European Diploma in Pain Physiotherapy (Leuven, Belgium).
Ms. Davey is very involved with the Illinois Physical Therapy Association where she held two terms as North Central Chair, was a member of the Health Promotion Committee and is a District Delegate for North Central and a House Delegate.
She is actively seeing patients at the Physical Therapy Faculty Practice and teaching in the Post-professional Orthopaedic Residency Program, and within the Entry-level DPT Program. Her research interests include: Youth and adolescent orthopaedic/sports injury and prevention, musculoskeletal and gait dysfunctions, and health disparity outcomes in orthopedic conditions, and chronic pain management.


MBA-HC, St. Ambrose University
BS, Physiotherapy, West Middlesex School of Physiotherapy (Brunel University) Isleworth, Middlesex, England

Post Professional Education:
Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapists (UIC).
European Diploma of Pain Physiotherapy (University of Leuven, Belgium).