Laura Musser, PT, DPT
West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV
Doctor of Physical Therapy, May 2016
High Point University, High Point, NC
Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science, December 2012
VA Board of Physical Therapy License Number 2305210539, expiration date 12/31/2024
Carilion Clinic - New River Vally, Wytheville, VA (April 2017 – Current)
Evaluate and treat patients in the outpatient setting with weekend acute care rotation. Treat patients primarily with spine, orthopedic, and sport related injuries, as well vestibular and general strengthening.
Wythe County Community Hospital, Wytheville, VA (June 2016 – April 2017)
Evaluate and treat patients in acute, skilled rehab, and outpatient settings.
Virginia Home Health and Hospice, Rural Retreat, VA (January 2017 – October 2018; March 2021 – April 2023)
Evaluate and treat patient who are homebound due to medical restrictions.
Raleigh County Schools, Beckley, WV (March 7 - April 29, 2016)
320 hours in pediatric/school system practice. Evaluated and treated children with varying degree of neurological and musculoskeletal diagnoses.
Medical Facilities of America Raleigh Court, Roanoke, VA (January 11 - March 4, 2016) 320 hours in skilled nursing rehabilitation. Evaluated and treated patients with cerebral vascular accidents, pulmonary, renal, and orthopedic diagnoses.
Wythe County Community Hospital, Wytheville, VA (April 11 – June 5, 2015)
320 hours in acute care hospital setting. Evaluated and treated patients with total joint replacement, pulmonary, and general medical surgical diagnoses.
Orthopedic Center of the Virginias, Princeton, WV (June 8-July 31, 2015)
320 hours in outpatient private practice. Evaluated and treated patients with variety of work- and sports-related orthopedic conditions.
Tests, Measures, and Interventions for Residual Limb Pain in Lower Extremity Amputations: A Systematic Review of the Literature. Collaborative study with Dr. Mia Erickson, PT, EdD, CHT, ATC and students Cassandra Blackburn, Michael Galloway, Shannon Sine, and Dustin Starsick, performed in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the Doctor of Physical Therapy degree, West Virginia University
HONORS AND ACTIVITIES
Rural Retreat Middle/High School Volunteer
– Volunteer when able with the girls basketball program assisting with off season strength and conditioning and skill related activity at camps. (2019-current)
Princeton Senior High School Volunteer – Assisted with off season training for the girls volleyball team with a focus on injury prevention and strength training. Summer 2015 and 2016
American Physical Therapy Association, member August 2013 – 2017
Attended CSM, Anaheim, CA, February 18-20, 2016.
Attended WVPTA Winter Conference, Morgantown, WV, November 8, 2014
Attended NEXT, Charlotte, NC, June 12-14, 2014
High Point University Women’s Basketball – Obtained a captain position (2012), chosen academic All-Conference (2012), Millis Scholar Athlete, and member of the Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC). August 2009 – July 2012.
The National Society of Leadership and Success – Member. 2011-2013
Big South Conference – Chosen to attend the leadership conference, Summer 2011, 2012.