Doctor of Physical Therapy Faculty & Staff


Ted Laska, PT, DPT, OCS

Ted is a part time Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Physical Therapy at Wheeling Jesuit University. He has 23 years of experience in the clinic, with thirteen years in the academic setting as a part time faculty.

Ted holds a Clinical Specialization in Orthopedics from the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties. He holds a Bachelors Degree and Masters Degree in Physical Therapy from Academy of Physical Education in Krakow, Poland. He earned a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Chatham University in Pittsburgh in May 2009. Ted's primary employment is at Peterson Rehabilitation Hospital as a Program Manager for Outpatient Rehabilitation. His primary teaching responsibilities include Term I-VI Clinical Science, as well as student advisor for professional growth. 

He has authored"Physical Therapy Case Report for Accessory Nerve Injury Complicated by adhesive Capsulitis" published in the Physical Therapy Journal in March 2001."Reflexotherapy as a Method of Rehabilitation of Persons with Brock's Aphasia" Third International Aphasia Rehabilitation Congress, Florence, Italy."Autogenic Stimulation for Persons with Aphasia" First International Aphasia Rehabilitation Congress. Academy of Physical Education in Krakow, Poland.

Ted is a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapists. He also completed all levels of coursework at the North American Institute for Orthopedic Manual Therapy. He is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association.