Mark Simmons PT, DPT, ECS, CKTP

Physical Therapist

Employment History

EMG SOLUTIONS

Full time performance of NCV/EMG testing (Sept 2012 – Present)

CENTRAL ARKANSAS VETERANS HEALTHCARE SYSTEM

Outpatient Physical Therapist (Dec 2010 – August 2012)
Outpatient PT duties
Coverage of inpatient rehab and acute care settings

UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS

Prosector/Team Leader (July 2008 – December 2008)
Prepared cadavers for dissection
Liaison from professors to the prosector team
Designed schedules for cleaning and drop off/pick up of cadavers
Assisted in the designation of dissections to the team

THERAPY REHABILITATION SOLUTIONS

Physical Therapy Technician (August 2004 – May 2007)
Acute and Outpatient settings
Performed clinical modalities, gait training with appropriate assistive devices, carried out therapeutic exercise programs

Professional Associations

American Physical Therapy Association

American Congress of Electromyography 

American Heart Association

Education

Doctor of Science: Clinical Electrophysiology

Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions, Provo, UT

Doctorate of Physical Therapy

University of Central Arkansas, Conway, AR

Bachelor of Science in Health Science

University of Central Arkansas, Conway, AR

Presentations

ENMG for the Orthopedic Surgeon – 2013-2015
Annual Fellowship Program – Hughston Foundation
Columbus, GA

Continuing Education

Specialist Certification: Clinical Electromyography – June 2015

American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties

Intermediate ENMG Training Program – November 2013

Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions
This continuing education program is designed to meet the scholarly and clinical needs of the intermediate and advanced electromyographer by offering expanded study in the skills of electrophysiologic testing and knowledge of neurophysiology, pathology, and pathophysiology.

Certified Kinesio Taping Practitioner – February 2012

Fundamental & Advanced Kinesio Taping (KT1 & KT2) Advanced Kinesio Taping (KT3)
CKTP Certification demonstrates your recognized skill in the Kinesio Taping® Method and assures patients that you are skilled in the evaluation and assessment of Kinesio Tape application.

Basic ENMG Training Program – August 2011; January 2012

Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions
This continuing education training program in basic electroneuromyography (ENMG) offers study at the beginning and intermediate levels of electrophysiologic testing and knowledge of neurophysiology, pathology and pathophysiology.

Conferences and Conventions

APTA Combined Sections Meeting, Nashville, TN

February 2008

APTA Combined Sections Meeting, Las Vegas, NV

February 2009

APTA Combined Sections Meeting, San Diego, CA

February 2010

23rd Annual ENMG Symposium, RMUoHP, Provo, UT

September 2012

24th Annual ENMG Symposium, RMUoHP, Provo, UT

April 2013

25th Annual ENMG Symposium, RMUoHP, Provo, UT

March 2014

26th Annual ENMG Symposium, RMUoHP, Provo, UT

March 2015

27th Annual ENMG Symposium, RMUoHP, Provo, UT

March 2016

Continuing Education

Surface Anatomy and Nerve Innervation of the Sinus Tarsi: Cadaver Study

Hao Liu, Steve Forbush, Wen Wang, Mark Simmons
Physical Therapy Department of University of North Texas Health Science Center, Fort Worth, Texas
Physical Therapy Department of University of Central Arkansas, Conway, Arkansas
Poster Presentation APTA Combined Sections Meeting