Tami Struessel

Tamara Struessel PT, DPT, OCS, MTC

Associate Professor
  • Physical Therapy (SOM)

Email Address:tami.struessel@cuanschutz.edu

Mailing Address:
  • CU Anschutz

Education II South

13121 East 17th Avenue

Room 3120

Aurora, CO 80045

Areas of Expertise

Clinical Specialty: Orthopedic Physical Therapy
Workplace culture in physical therapy (clinical and academic), Intervention following Total Joint Replacement

Practice Site
Evolution Physiopro Physical Therapy
3801 East Florida Ave Ste. 330
Denver, CO 80210
Phone: 303.370.2670

Education, Licensure & Certifications

University of Colorado, Denver, CO, Doctor of Physical Therapy, 2006

Rocky Mountain University, Provo, UT, MS in Physical Therapy, 2002

University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, BS in Physical Therapy, 1991

Licensure Information/Registration Number
Colorado #4211


Recertification: Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS)-APTA Board of Specialties, 2023 in process
Team STEPPS Master Trainer, Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality (AHRQ), 2019
Recertification: Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS)-APTA Board of Specialties, 2012
Certified Clinical Educator-APTA, Regis University, Denver, CO, 2004
Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS) - APTA Board of Specialties, 2003
Certificate in Manual Therapy (MTC), University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences, St. Augustine, FL, 1999
Functional Capacity Evaluation Certification, Isernhagen Work Systems, 1997



J. Warren Perry Award for best reviewed article of 2020 for the Journal of Allied Health

The Feitelberg Journal Founder’s Award 2012 given by the Education Section of the American Physical Therapy Association. Combined Sections Meeting. San Diego, CA. Feb. 2013

Outstanding Physical Therapist for 2009, given by the Colorado Chapter of the APTA, Nov 2009

Bob Doctor Service Award, in recognition of service to the APTA/Colorado Chapter, Nov 2007