Peter Sprague

Peter A. Sprague, PT, DPT

Assistant Professor
Board-Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist
Division of Physical Therapy
Department of Rehabilitation Medicine
Emory University School of Medicine

Office: 1462 Clifton Road, Suite 312
Atlanta, GA 30322
Phone: (404)727-1720


Dr. Sprague is the co-course coordinator for the Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation course offered in the second year of the professional DPT curriculum and the course coordinator for Introduction to Interventions offered in the first year of the program. He is a Board Certified Clinical Specialist in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy and currently sits on the Orthopaedic Specialty Council for the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties, serving a four year appointment beginning in January 2018. Dr. Sprague has extensive clinical experience working with collegiate athletes in an interprofessional team setting and has assisted in the development and implementation of screening procedures assessing for musculoskeletal injury risk for collegiate and professional sports organizations. He has an active research agenda exploring musculoskeletal injury risk reduction in athletic and first responder populations.


Doctor of Physical Therapy, University of St. Augustine for the Health Sciences, 2009
Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy, Quinnipiac University, 1993


Awards and Honors

Orthopaedic Specialty Council, American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties, 2018-2021
Professor of the Year Finalist, Nova Southeastern University, 2017
Linda Crane Research Grant, Florida Physical Therapy Association, 2016
Alpha Eta Honor Society for Allied Health Professionals, 2016