Frank Layman, PT, DPT, EdD, MTC is a specialist in the field of orthopedics and sports medicine, with over 20 years of experience treating patients and athletes of all age groups and activity levels. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Sports Medicine/Athletic Training from Radford University and earned his Master of Science degree in Physical Therapy from Old Dominion University. He has a Doctor of Education from the University of Virginia in Curriculum and Instruction with concentration areas in Administration and
Sports Medicine and he also received a transitional Doctor of Physical Therapy from the University of St Augustine where he obtained his Manual Therapy Certification. He is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association, the North Carolina Physical Therapy Association and the American Academy of
Orthopedic Manual Therapy.
He has taught Sports Medicine courses and has been active within Athletic Training programs, Physical Therapy and Physical Therapy Assistance programs. Presently, he is a national speaker for Cross Country education. In addition to
his teaching and patient care responsibilities, he is an active member of the United States Army Reserves, where he has a strong interest in combatives and Brazilian jujitsu. He has served his country proudly for over 13 years and holds the rank of Major. He is also a general aviation pilot and enjoys the
study and application of aerodynamics.