Leslie Russek, PT, DPT, PhD, OCS

Associate Professor, Department of Physical Therapy


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Physical Therapy Department 
Clarkson Hall  Rm. 209 
Box 5880
Clarkson University
Potsdam, NY 16399-5880

Phone:        (315) 268-3761
Email:        Lnrussek@clarkson.edu

Office:        Clarkson Hall 209
Office Hours: (Fall, 2013): see schedule posted in faculty hallway

    Email for appointment



Special Interests:

  • Clinical interests include headaches, hypermobility syndrome, fibromyalgia, and myofascial pain syndrome
  • Research interests include hypermobility syndrome, fibromyalgia and headaches
  • Non-academic interests include dogs (big dogs) and Aikido, a non-aggressive Japanese martial art


  • Physical Therapy license active in New York State since 1997, active in Maryland 1991-1997
  • Orthopedic Certified Specialist, APTA, since 1997, valid until 2017


  • DPT in Physical Therapy, Simmons College, 2006
  • BS in Physical Therapy, University of Vermont, 1991
  • PhD in Biomedical Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, 1987
  • BA in Applied Mathematics, Harvard University, 1983

Curriculum Vita

Summer, 2014:

  • PT525: Musculoskeletal Physical Therapy


This web page was last updated 10/14/13

If you have comments or suggestions, email me at lnrussek@clarkson.edu

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