Nicholas K. Padgett, PT, DPT, OCS

Nationwide Children's Hospital Medical Professional

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Nick Padgett, PT, DPT, OCS, is a physical therapist that has been treating athletes of all ages since 2012. He attended Walsh University in Canton, Ohio for undergrad where he was a member of the football team as a defensive back. After getting his BS in Biology at Walsh, he attended University of Toledo where he earned his Doctorate of Physical Therapy (DPT). In his free time, he enjoys staying active by lifting weights, running and cycling. He has ran in several half marathons, 5ks and pump and runs. Nick enjoys being a Physical Therapist at Nationwide Children’s Hospital because it allows him a chance to make a positive impact on the kids life hopefully beyond return to the field. Nick lives in Westerville with his wife Brooke (who is also a PT) and his daughter Elin.

Academic and Clinical Areas
Awards, Honors & Organizations
  • Orthopedic Clinical Specialist, 2015

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital: 11/04/2012

Graduate School University of Toledo Date Completed: 05/15/2012
Undergraduate School Walsh University Date Completed: 05/15/2009
Clinical Interests
  • Overhead Athletes
  • Sports Medicine
Professional Experience

2013 - Present Nationwide Children's Hospital, Physical Therapist

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Clinical Therapies