Eric Summerford, PT, DPT, CSCS
Eric Summerford, PT, DPT, CSCS is a licensed Physical Therapist who received his Doctorate in Physical Therapy degree from Georgia State University in 2020. Prior to attending Georgia State, Eric completed his Bachelors of Exercise Science at Columbus State University. He became a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) in 2017 and began working with athletes and clients to maximize their health and performance. Eric has been employed with HPRC since 2020 at The St. Francis Rehabilitation Center River Road in Columbus, Georgia. His clinical interests include ACL reconstruction rehabilitation, sports medicine and performance, knee and shoulder rehabilitation, and returning to sports/fitness following injuries. Eric uses evidence based practice with an integrated approach of fitness and rehab to optimize patient outcomes and satisfaction. He is a member of the American Academy of Sports Physical Therapy (AASPT), American Physical Therapy Association (APTA), National Strength & Conditioning Association (NSCA), and the Physical Therapy Association of Georgia (PTAG).