Physical Therapy

Here’s everything you need to know about our physical therapy:

Summary

Who to refer:

  • Chronic pain patients, acute injury patients, recent injury, postsurgical, neurological disorders, and preventative care

When:

  • Thursdays 6-8pm

Where:

  • 1621 SW 13th Street, above the CVS

How to refer:

  • Patients can be seen for the first 30 days without a referral, but treatment beyond 30 days requires a referral form to be taken to one of the primary care clinics and signed by a doctor.

Details

Who: Co-Directors are Paul Auth (Administrative) and Alyssa Morrison (Clinical)

When: Thursdays 6-8pm

Where: 1621 SW 13th Street, above the CVS

Patient Eligibility and Referral

  • We treat on a first-come-first-serve basis. Please arrive before 7pm to ensure we have enough time to treat you properly.
  • In Florida, patients can be treated by a physical therapist without a referral for up to 30 days. After this time, however, you will need a referral from a physician, nurse practitioner, or other licensed medical professional. The referral form is available here.

Services Offered

  • UF Physical Therapy Equal Access Clinic offers free Physical Therapy services to people unable to afford treatment elsewhere. We accept walk-in patients every Thursday from 6pm-8pm (excluding University holidays). No referral is needed.
  • We provide Physical Therapy evaluation and treatment, follow-up treatment visits, blood pressure and strength/flexibility screenings, referrals to specialists, and emergency medical referrals.
  • We treat everyone in need of therapy care including; recent injury, postsurgical, preventative care, etc.
  • Unfortunately, due to special oversight requirements, we are not able to treat pediatric patients. If you believe you have a special consideration we need to be aware about, please do not hesitate to call our information phone number or email us.

What if my patient needs something not offered above?

  • Patients will be referred out to clinics which offer the service they require.

Contact information

  • Administrative Director Paul Auth: pauth@ufl.edu
  • Interprofessional Chair Gaby Lin: g.lin417@ufl.edu
  • PT EAC Phone: 352-888-4950