Robert Boyles

Bob Boyles

Director, Physical Therapy 
Clinical Professor, Physical Therapy

BS, Exercise Science, Eastern Washington University, 1989
MPT, Baylor University, 1991
DSc, Baylor University, 2002
Board Certified Specialist in Orthopedic Physical Therapy, 1998
Fellow in the American Academy of Manual Physical Therapists, 2003
Joined Puget Sound faculty in 2007


Dr. Boyles’ primary areas of instruction are in Orthopaedics, which includes evaluation and intervention, manual therapy treatment techniques for the spine and extremities, introduction to joint mobilization, spine manipulation, and clinical radiology. He also serves as clinical instructor as part of the on-site clinic, and research faculty mentor. Dr Boyles is a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapy and Certified Orthopaedic Clinical Specialist. He is actively involved in research with publications in the field of manual physical therapy of the spine and extremities. He is a 2010 recipient of the Rose Award for Excellence in Research awarded by the Orthopaedic Section of the APTA.