Stefany Shaibi, PT, DPT, OCS, GCS

Stefany Shaibi Assistant Clinical Professor
Northern Arizona University
Physical Therapy, Phoenix Campus
Phone: 602-827-2463

Stefany Shaibi, PT, DPT, OCS, GCS

Assistant Clinical Professor

Phoenix Biomedical Campus

Phone: 602-827-2463

Stefany.Shaibi@nau.edu

Professional Interests

Stefany Shaibi is currently an assistant clinical professor in the Department of Physical Therapy and Athletic Training.  An Arizona native, Stefany completed her undergraduate education at Arizona State University.  She then completed her physical therapy education at the University of Southern California.  Stefany has more than 12 years of experience in outpatient physical therapy and home healthcare.  In addition to teaching, she continues to maintain hours in local outpatient physical therapy clinics.  Her professional interests include the evaluation and treatment of low back pain and the management of orthopedic conditions in older adults.

Education and Certifications

Geriatric Clinical Specialist (GCS), Board certified in geriatric physical therapy, American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties, 2014

Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS), Board certified in orthopedic physical therapy, American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties, 2005

Certified in Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy, The McKenzie Institute, 2005

Doctor of Physical Therapy, University of Southern California, Los Angeles 2003

Bachelor of Science, Psychology, Arizona State University, 2000

Bachelor of Science, Exercise Science and Physical Education, Arizona State University, 2000

Teaching Areas / Courses Taught

PT 510   Foundations of a Physical Therapy Evaluation

PT 536   Functional Anatomy and Biomechanics of Normal and Pathological Motion

PT 580   Integumentary Therapeutics

PT 582   Therapeutic Exercise

PT 603   Life Cycle II

PT 620   Musculoskeletal Therapeutics I

PT 621   Musculoskeletal Therapeutics II

Select Publications / Professional Presentations

Shaibi S. Use of Mobilizations in a Patient with Metastatic Cancer. Poster Presentation, APTA Combined Sections Meeting, Indianapolis, IN, February, 2015.

Shaibi S & Carroll H. Integrated Clinical Education Promotes Self-Efficacy among First Year DPT Students. Poster Presentation, APTA Combined Sections Meeting, Las Vegas, NV, February, 2014.

Dreyer HC, Schroeder ET, Hawkins SA, Marcell TJ, Tarpenning KM, Vallejo AF, Jensky NE, Shaibi GQ, Spears (Shaibi) SD, Yamada R, Wiswell RA. Chronic Exercise and Skeletal Muscle Power in Older Men. Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism 31: 190-195, 2006.