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BreakThrough Physical Therapy Physios Become Board Certified Specialists

Drs. Glen Saldanha, Jonathan Belk, and Nicole Hodges earn their board certifications in Orthopaedics, Sports, and Women’s Health

BreakThrough Physical Therapy (BTPT) is proud to announce that the following physios have passed exams and are now board certified in Orthopaedics, Sports, and Women’s Health, respectively:

  •     Glen Saldanha, PT, DPT, OCS
  •     Jonathan Belk, PT, DPT, SCS
  •     Nicole Hodges, PT, DPT, ATC, WCS

Board certifications are granted by the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) and involve a rigorous application and examination processes. Roughly 6.5% of the physical therapists in the United States are Board Certified in a specialty. Less than 5.7% of physical therapists are Board Certified in Orthopaedics (OCS), less than 1% are Board Certified in Sports (SCS), and 0.2% are Board Certified in Women’s Health (WCS).

The advanced clinical knowledge and skill set that comes with a Board Certification allows therapists to better treat the patients in their specialty and keeps them up-to-date with cutting edge research and technology.

“On behalf of the BTPT team, our sincere congratulations to Drs. Saldanha, Belk, and Hodges,” said BreakThrough CEO and Founder Jeff Hathaway, PT, DPT. “We’re very proud of the hard work they put in to honing their craft and becoming board certified specialists. It’s a true testament to their passion for their profession and their patients.”

To book an appointment with Dr. Saldanha in Greensboro or Dr. Belk and Dr. Hodges in Fayetteville, or for more information about BreakThrough Physical Therapy, please visit or call 866.922.0012.

About BreakThrough Physical Therapy (BTPT):
BreakThrough Physical Therapy is a locally owned private physical therapy practice that prides itself on being the Best First Choice in compassionate musculoskeletal care for patients in Apex, Cary, Cameron, Greensboro, Fayetteville, Kernersville, Morehead City, Oxford, Raleigh, Wake Forest, and Winston Salem, North Carolina. For 10 years, BTPT’s physios have provided patients with a wide range of clinical expertise in manual physical therapy, women’s health, general orthopaedic conditions and rehabilitation, pediatric physical therapy, trigger point dry needling, and more. For more information, visit, find us at, or on Twitter or Instagram at @PTBreakThrough.

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