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Timothy Pendergrass MPT PT MS COMT

Assistant Professor, Doctor of Physical Therapy Program, ScD Program in Physical Therapy


1998 Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology - University of North Texas - Denton, TX

2002 Master of Science in Exercise and Sport Sciences - Texas Tech University - Lubbock, TX

2006 Master of Physical Therapy - Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center - Lubbock, TX


  • Licensed Physical Therapist (2006) - the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners
  • Certification in Orthopedic Manual therapy of the Extremities (2011) - International Academy of Orthopedic Medicine


  • Lumbar stabilization and muscle activation strategies
  • Motor control and movement dysfunction as they relate to the biomechanical constraints during human movement
  • Ergonomic considerations and intervention strategies in the work place


Pendergrass T. Posture: Getting back to the basics in dentistry. Texas Dental Journal. 2008;125(2):174-176