Kim Kulovitz Gatewood, PT, DPT, NCS
Associate Clinical Professor
Northern Arizona University
Physical Therapy, Phoenix Campus
Professional interestsDr. Gatewood is an associate clinical professor in the Program in Physical Therapy at the Phoenix Biomedical Campus and a therapist at HonorHealth John C. Lincoln Medical Center. She is a board certified specialist in neurological physical therapy and has over 30 years of clinical experience, primarily in the areas of adult neurologic rehabilitation and acute care. Dr. Gatewood has a rich history of teaching and mentoring therapists, neurologic residents, and students, and has instructed in educational workshops throughout the United States and internationally.
Education and certifications Accordion Closed
Doctor of Physical Therapy (with Honors), Northern Arizona University, 2008 Bachelor of Science (Magna cum Laude) Marquette University, 1981 Neurologic Certified Specialist, American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties, 2013
Teaching areas/courses taught Accordion Closed
PT 630 Cardiopulmonary Therapeutics PT 635 Neurophysiological Therapeutics I PT 636 Neurophysiological Therapeutics II PT 675 Medical Therapeutics in Physical Therapy Practice PT 687 Professional Development Seminar PT 735 Interventions in Neuromuscular Therapeutics
Select publications/professional presentations Accordion Closed
Carter, V, Wing, K, Gatewood, K, and Williams, P. The value of physical therapist directed intensive whole body rehabilitation for patients with moderate to severe hemiparesis after stroke: a retrospective case series. The IV STEP Conference, Columbus, OH. July, 2016 Eden, M, Gatewood, K, Kline P, Bosch, P. A Professional Collaboration between Mayo Clinic in Arizona and Northern Arizona University Phoenix Biomedical Campus Physical Therapy Students to Develop Clinical Practice Standards. Poster presentation at American Physical Therapy Association Combined Sections Meeting, Indianapolis, IN, February, 2015.