Derek Clewley, PT, DPT


Board Certified Orthopaedic Clinical Specialist
Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapists


Dr. Clewley is an educator, clinical researcher, physical therapist, and mentor in the Duke University DPT program. His specific area of expertise and training is orthopaedics and manual physical therapy.  He has achieved board certification in orthopaedics, and is recognized as a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapists. He is a PhD candidate with primary research interests include the behavioral aspects of health services utilization for musculoskeletal conditions, pain sciences, and dry needling.  Dr. Clewley has extensive experience in the development of continuing education, residency, and fellowship post graduate training programs.  He has presented at numerous national conferences and has been published in peer reviewed journals.