Shawn Carter is the clinical director of our St. Michaels location. He joined Tidewater Physical Therapy in 2008. Shawn received his Bachelor of Science in Biology from Salisbury University and his Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) from the University of Maryland Eastern Shore. He is also a certified clinical instructor through the American Physical Therapy Association and teaches as adjunct faculty at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore Department of Physical Therapy. He has completed training for ASTYM treatment from Performance Dynamics®, Inc, which is a regenerative soft tissue therapy that rebuilds and heals the soft tissues of the body.
Shawn specializes in general orthopedic, sports related, pre and post surgical therapies as well as treatment for chronic pain, stroke, traumatic brain injury, neurological disorders, low back and neck pain, and injury prevention. Personally, Shawn and his wife are active in the St. Michaels community, helping coach youth sports, and volunteering with several other local organizations. They reside in St. Michaels with their three sons.