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Division of Physical Therapy
UNM Health Sciences Center
MSC 09-5230
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001
Phone: 505-272-5479
Fax: 505-272-8079

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Adam Walsh, PT, DPT
Board-Certified Clinical Specialist in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy
Board-Certified Sports Clinical Specialist
Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapists

Sue Leach

Assistant Professor

Adam Walsh, PT, DPT received his bachelors in Exercise Science from Saint Louis University in 2010 and Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Saint Louis University in 2012.  He was a Sports Physical Therapy Resident with St. Francis University from 2012-2013 and became a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist in 2013.  He became a Board-Certified Sports Clinical Specialist in 2014, earned his Manual Therapy Certification through the University of St. Augustine in 2015, became a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapists in 2016, and became a Board-Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist in 2017.

Dr. Walsh worked clinically with Elite Therapy in both Pennsylvania and New York from 2012-2018, where he was a full-time clinician, as well as Clinical Instructor for numerous PT and PTA students.  He also mentored both Sports Physical Therapy and Manual Physical Therapy residents/fellows.  He began his teaching career in 2015 with Elmira College as an adjunct professor in the Biology Department.  He then took the opportunity in 2017 to become Part-Time Faculty at The Pennsylvania College of Technology in their newly developed PTA Program.  He has presented at various conferences at the local and national level, including the Combined Sections Meeting of the American Physical Therapy Association and the American Academy of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapists annual meeting. 

Dr. Walsh began full-time academia in 2018 at UNM, brought on to teach and assist with the Musculoskeletal portion of the curriculum.  He is also part of the Academic Progress Committee.

Contact Adam at AdWalsh@salud.unm.edu