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Haley Worst, PT, DPT, Ed.D., OCS

Associate Professor
Armstrong Campus-Armstrong Center – Room 247
Phone: 912-344-2732


  • BS Biology, North Georgia College & State University
  • MS Physical Therapy, North Georgia College & State University
  • DPT, Northeastern University
  • Ed.D., University of North Georgia

Dr. Haley Worst received a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology followed by a Master of
Science degree in Physical Therapy from University of North Georgia, her Doctor of Physical
Therapy degree from Northeastern University, and a Doctor of Education degree from University
of North Georgia. Dr. Worst has had eighteen years of clinical experience in a variety of
orthopedic and sports physical therapy settings. She is a board-certified clinical specialist in
orthopedic physical therapy. Dr. Worst is an active member of the American Physical Therapy
Association (APTA) Academy of Education, APTA Academy of Sports and the APTA
Academy of Orthopedic Physical Therapy. Dr. Worst has served on multiple committees and in
leadership positions within the APTA at the state and national levels. She is currently an
associate professor at Georgia Southern University in Savannah, GA, and continues regular
clinical practice. Dr. Worst’s teaching responsibilities include orthopedic pathophysiology and
examination, implementation of evidence-based practice in the clinical setting, and case
management. Dr. Worst has been involved in numerous research projects that have been
presented at state and national conferences and has publications in the areas of orthopedics,
sports and education.

Last updated: 8/2/2022