Christi Williams, DPT, OCS, Cert. MDT

Christi Williams, DPT, OCS, Cert. MDT, is an Assistant Professor in the School of Physical Therapy at Belmont University, where she co-teaches human anatomy with cadaver lab dissections, kinesiology, clinical pathology and clinical experience I and II. She is an APTA Board Certified Clinical Specialist in Orthopedics and is certified by the McKenzie Institute as a specialist in Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy of the Spine. Dr. Williams has specialized training in the use of motion analysis equipment for the evaluation and treatment of lower extremity orthopedic conditions and her clinical practice is in outpatient orthopedics with a special interest in spine intervention, return to sports assessments, and injury prevention programs.  Dr. Williams earned her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Belmont University and her BS in Psychology/Health Sciences from Clemson University.

Dr. Williams and her husband, Kevin, enjoy watching college football and basketball, as well as sailing, boating, paddle boarding, biking, and hanging out with their two yellow Labrador retrievers. Dr. Williams and her dog, Layla, are a certified pet therapy team and they volunteer at the Vanderbilt pediatric physical therapy and infusion clinics.

Modules/Topics Taught:

  • Neuromuscular Assessment and Evaluation of Upper and Lower Extremities