Alexander S. Gagnon, PT, DPT

Alexander Scott Gagnon

Sports Physical Therapy Resident , PT Faculty Practice

Office Phone

(312) 966-0483


1640 W. Roosevelt Rd., 338 DHSP

Mail Code

MC 887

Office Hours

By appointment.


Alexander (Alex) S. Gagnon, PT, DPT, ATC, CSCS joins the University of Illinois Chicago as the 2021-2022 Sports Physical Therapy Resident. Alex earned his Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) degree from Central Michigan University in May of 2021. Additionally, he is a board certified Athletic Trainer as well as a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS). Alex's clinical interests include sports injury prevention, return-to-play rehabilitation, and treatment of the overhead athlete. Prior to beginning the UIC Sports Residency Program, Alex spent time teaching in Central Michigan University's Athletic Training Educational Program while concurrently working toward his DPT degree. Alex belongs to the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NCSA) and the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA). When Alex is not working, he enjoys weightlifting, taking his dog Parker to the park, and spending time with friends and family.


Doctor of Physical Therapy, Central Michigan University, May 2021
Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training, Central Michigan University, May 2018