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Lindsay N Alfano, PT, DPT, PCS

Lindsay N Alfano, PT, DPT, PCS

Physical Therapy
Developmental Physical Therapy Team

Contact Information

700 Children's Drive
Columbus, OH 43205 [ map ]
PH: (614) 722-4515


Lindsay Alfano works in the clinical therapies Outpatient OT/PT department, as well as the Research Institute's Center for Gene Therapy. Her interests are focused on developing alternative programs/models of care for children with developmental disabilities and researching outcome measures and exercise in children and adults with neuromuscular disease.


  • Female

Languages Spoken:

  • English

Education and Training

Graduate School

  • Ohio State University
    Date Completed: 08/08/2008


  • Clinical Therapies, Center for Gene Therapy

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital:

  • 09/01/2009


  • Wein N1, Alfano L2, Flanigan KM3. Genetics and emerging treatments for Duchenne and Becker muscular dystrophy. Pediatr Clin North Am. 2015 Jun;62(3):723-42. doi: 10.1016/j.pcl.2015.03.008. Epub 2015 Apr 20. PubMed ID: 26022172
  • Lowes LP1, Alfano LN1, Crawfis R2, Berry K1, Yin H3, Dvorchik I3, Flanigan KM1,4,5, Mendell JR1,4,5. Reliability and validity of active-seated: An outcome in dystrophinopathy. Muscle Nerve. 2015 Sep;52(3):356-62. doi: 10.1002/mus.24557. Epub 2015 Jul 2. PubMed ID: 25641021
  • Alfano LN1, Lowes LP1. Emerging therapeutic options for sporadic inclusion body myositis. Ther Clin Risk Manag. 2015 Sep 25;11:1459-67. doi: 10.2147/TCRM.S65368. eCollection 2015. PubMed ID: 26445546
  • Alfano LN1, Lowes LP2, Dvorchik I3, Yin H3, Maus EG2, Flanigan KM2, Mendell JR2. The 2-min walk test is sufficient for evaluating walking abilities in sporadic inclusion body myositis. Neuromuscul Disord. 2014 Mar;24(3):222-6. doi: 10.1016/j.nmd.2013.11.012. Epub 2013 Dec 1. PubMed ID: 24342281
  • Alfano LN1, Lowes LP, Flanigan KM, Mendell JR. Correlation of knee strength to functional outcomes in Becker muscular dystrophy. Muscle Nerve. 2013 Apr;47(4):550-4. doi: 10.1002/mus.23660. Epub 2013 Mar 5. PubMed ID: 23460325
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