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Martha Fair Williams, R.P.T., M.S.

CURRICULUM VITAE

EDUCATION

1967              Bachelor of Science in Zoology, University of Oklahoma

1968              Certification in Physical Therapy, Columbia University

1971-1973     Graduate Studies in Anatomy and Physiology, University of Zurich

1990              Masters in Exercise Physiology, University of California, Davis

 

Professional Experience

1968 - 1970   Staff Physical Therapist, Columbia-Presbyterian University Medical Center, New York

1971              Staff Physical Therapist, Cardiac and Pulmonary Surgery Rehabilitation, Kantonspital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland

1972              Chief Physical Therapist, Physical Therapy Associates, Picayune, MI

1973              Staff Physical Therapist, St. Joseph’s Medical Center, Albuquerque, NM

1974-1978     Physical Therapist, Childbirth Instructor: Houston Organization for Parent Education, Houston, TX

Physical Therapist:

     1. Siskiyou General Hospital- 1979 to1986, Yreka, California

     2. Tom Kessinger Physical Therapy -1987, Sacramento, California

     3. Jay Segal Physical Therapy- 1987 to1990, Davis, California

     4. Alderson’s Convalescent Hospital, Stollwood Convalescent Hospital

     5. Woodland Skilled Nursing, 1988 to 1989, Woodland, California

SportRehab Physical Therapy and RehabilitationSole Proprietor 1990 to present

            81 Cernon (formally at 190 South Orchard Avenue, B-201)

            Vacaville, California

 

CONTINUING EDUCATION AND CERTIFICATION:

            Childbirth Education Courses:

                        1. Houston, Texas – 1974. 1975, 1976, 1978

                            Houston Organization for Parent Education

                        2. March of Dimes -1978, 1980, 1981

                            Ashland, Oregon

                        3. Sutter Memorial Hospital Systems – 1982

                            Redding, California

            Exercise Tech Technologist: American College of Sports Medicine

                        Accreditation 1988 at UC Davis, California

            Pelvic Girdle:  1990 and Functional Relationships of the Lower Half: 1991

                        Richard Jackson, PT, UC San Francisco, California

            Folsom Physical Therapy Courses: 1990 to 1992, Folsom. California

                        Australian Approach to Treatment of the Shoulder

                        Evaluation and Treatment of the Cervical Spine

                        Evaluation and Treatment of the Thoracic Spine and Ribs

            Ultrasound: Theory and Techniques: sponsored by Rajala, Sacramento, CA 1990

            Knee Rehabilitation: Edwin Farina, PT, Sacramento, CA, 1991

            Quality Assurance, CPT/RVS Coding and Documentation, APTA sponsored Sacramento, CA, 1991

            Craniomandibular and Craniocervical Dysfunction: Craniovertebral and Temporal              Mandibular Evaluation and Treatment, Mario Rocambado, PT, San Francisco, CA, 1991

            Muscle Energy Techniques: Peter Fabian, PT, APTA sponsored, Sacramento, CA, 1992

            Anatomy Dissection of the Head , Neck, and TMJ, Dennis Langston, PT and Thomas Eggleston, MS, PT, University of Virginia, Richmond, VA,1993

            Evaluation and Treatment of the Knee and Shoulder, sponsored by Rajala, Sacramento, CA, 1993

            Pilates: Theory and Technique of Exercise, State University of New York, Purchase, New York sponsored by The Pilates Studio of New York, Sean Gallager, PT, and Romana Kryzanowska, 1994

            Treatment for Neural Impingement of the Upper Extremity, Peter Edgelow, PT, APTA section meeting Reno, NV, 1995

            Scapular Stabilization, Greg Guffey, PT., February, 1996; sponsored by Wahl Associates at Travis Air Force Base, CA

            NAGS, SNAGS, John Sievert, PT, Kaiser Permanente, Fairfield, CA, March 1996

            Evaluation and Treatment of Temporalmandibular Disorders, Steven L. Krause, PT, OCS, San Francisco, CA, June, 1996

            Industrial Rehab and Ergonomics: A Practical Approach, Jennifer M. Roach, MA, PT and Joanette Alpert, MS, PT, CIE, CPE; November, 1996

            Tahoe Knee and Shoulder Update, South Lake Tahoe Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Center, December 4-7, 1997

            Back to Golf, H. J. Ferrante, PT,OCS and Tommy Nix, PGA Golf Professional; July 10-12, 1998

            POLESTAR Rehabilitation Curriculum based on Joseph Pilates Technique of Movement Therapy, St. Francis Center for Sports Medicine and Dance Medicine, San Francisco, CA April, May, June, July, 1999

            Tahoe Knee and Shoulder Update, South Lake Tahoe Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Center, December 5-8, 2000

            Hand Rehabilitation Series, Susan Micklowitz, PT, CHT, PhD, sponsored by PTPN, Calabasas, CA; April, May, June, July, 2001

            Neck and Shoulder, John Sieverts, P.T., continuing education course of the California Physical Therapy Association Annual Conference, October 2004, Sacramento, CA

            Orthopedic Update, John Muir Medical Center, Walnut Creek, CA, May 2007

            Pilates:  Mind, Body, Spirit Conference, Santa Clara Convention Center, 2000 and 2006

            Principles of Dance Medicine, Clinical Management of the Dancer Patient,

            NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, January 25-28 and July 26-29, 2007

            BASI ( Body Arts Science Institute) Pilates certification course, September 2007 to January 2008, Davis, California

            Comprehensive Survey of Hand Therapy Course, Hahnemann Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA June 26-28, 2009

            Indianapolis Hand Care Course, Indianapolis, IN October 28-30, 2010