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  • Hayden Daugherty

    Hayden DaughertyPT, DPT

    Hayden grew up in Elk City, Oklahoma where he graduated from Elk City High School in 2007. He played baseball and basketball in high school, earning a college baseball scholarship at the end of his senior year. He continued his education and baseball career at Garden City Community College from 2007 to 2009 and then at the University of Texas-Pan American from 2009 to 2011. Hayden graduated from UTPA Magna Cum Laude in 2011 with his Bachelors of Science degree in Kinesiology.

    Hayden went on to earn his Doctor of Physical therapy degree from the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center in 2015, receiving the Dean’s Award for Excellence in Clinical Practice during his final year. He is a member of the orthopedic section of the APTA and his professional interests include orthopedic physical therapy, manual therapy, dry needling, spinal manipulation, and sports rehabilitation. He completed an advanced manual therapy certification program through Evidence In Motion in January 2017 and plans to sit for the Board Certified Orthopedic Specialist (OCS) examination in March 2017.

    Outside of physical therapy, Hayden is an avid Oklahoma City Thunder fan, golfer and guitar player. He enjoys spending time with his family and friends, traveling, watching sports, and being outdoors. Hayden and his wife Kristin, who is also a physical therapist, married in September of 2015 and live in Oklahoma City.