DNI Senior Instructor
Dr. Ron Pavkovich, DPT, Dip. Osteopractic, FAAOMPT is the founder and co-owner of Advantage Osteopractic Physical Therapy in Lexington, KY. Dr. Pavkovich is a graduate of the AAMT Fellowship in Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapy, holds the Diploma in Osteopractic through the American Academy of Manipulative Therapy, and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapists (FAAOMPT).
Dr. Pavkovich graduated with a Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Bellarmine University in Louisville, KY. He completed undergraduate studies at Murray State University and the University of Cincinnati. Dr. Pavkovich’s recent publications include:
Pavkovich, R (2015). Effectiveness of Dry Needling, Stretching and Strengthening to Reduce Pain and Improve Function in Subjects with Chronic Lateral Hip and Thigh Pain: a Retrospective Case Series, International Journal of Sports Physical Therapy, August 10(4):540-551.
Dr. Pavkovich is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association, the Kentucky Physical Therapy Association, the American Academy of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapists, and is an adjunct instructor at the University of Kentucky. He is an APTA Credentialed Clinical Instructor. Additionally, Dr. Pavkovich is a former State Trooper with the Kentucky State Police, was a bull rider for the Murray State University Rodeo team, and is father of triplets and twins.