Timothy Fearon, PT, DPT, FAAOMPT

Timothy Fearon received his PT degree from The Ohio State University in 1978.  He completed the graduate program in the Musculoskeletal Sequence at Northwestern University in 1985.  He completed his Doctorate in Physical Therapy at Northern Arizona University.

 Founder and Lead Educator Tim Fearon

Founder and Lead Educator Tim Fearon

He founded Phoenix Manual Therapy, which initially offered courses, based on the Nordic System of orthopedic manual therapy.  Phoenix Manual Therapy progressed to offering a long-term course frame for study of the Australian clinical reasoning approach to orthopedic manual therapy with integration of Norwegian techniques.  The course has run since 1986 with an interruption for teaching in several fellowship programs.  He earned his Full Fellowship status in the American Academy of Orthopedic Manual Therapy by the challenge process in 1999; he successfully renewed that status in 2010. 

Dr. Fearon is currently adjunct faculty at A. T. Still University where he teaches manual therapy of the spine and extremities.  He is lead faculty for the University of Montana transitional DPT curriculum He has been a guest instructor for multiple universities across the country.  He is lead faculty for Evidence in Motion manual therapy courses, Clinical Decision Making and the Fellowship Virtual Rounds. He has taught manual therapy courses over the last 20 years, spoken at numerous meetings for the APTA, and multiple state chapters of the association.

Dr. Fearon currently practices in an outpatient private practice specializing in orthopedic manual therapy and spinal rehabilitation where he has been for the last 30 years.