Kim Rutherford, PT, DSc, COMT

Kim Rutherford

Dr. Rutherford obtained her Master’s degree in Physical Therapy (MPT) from the University of Missouri and her Doctorate of Science (DSc) in Physical Therapy from Texas Tech University. Her post-graduate doctoral work included an emphasis in education, with a specialization in orthopedic rehabilitation and a certification in orthopedic manipulative therapy (COMT). Dr. Rutherford has worked in a variety of clinical settings managing sports medicine, orthopedic, and neurological patients, in addition to administrative and academic roles.

Dr. Rutherford joins us as the Director of Business Development and Rehabilitation Services. In addition to the roles of clinical care, research, and faculty, Dr. Rutherford plays an integral part in the Partner’s in Balance Program here at the Institute.