Steven Liaos, PT, DPT, DSc., OCS, SCS, FAAOMPT

Director / Associate Professor
Steven Liaos
School of Physical Therapy
(702) 777-3055

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Steven M. Liaos, PT, DPT, OCS, SCS, FAAOMPT is an Assistant Professor of the School of Physical Therapy at Touro University Nevada. Dr. Liaos has worked in outpatient orthopedics in a variety of clinical and administrative roles including as the Regional Therapy Manager for a large national physical therapy provider. His passion is in the clinical aspect of the profession, and he continues to practice in a per-diem role for some of the shows on the Las Vegas strip. Dr. Liaos is also a passionate advocate for the profession.

He has been active in our professional organization, and currently serves as an Inspector for the State of Nevada Physical Therapy Examiners Board.

  • Bachelor of Science in Psychobiology, University of California, Los Angeles, 1990
  • Master of Physical Therapy, Mount Saint Mary's College, 1994
  • Doctor of Physical Therapy, Temple University, 2004
  • Doctor of Science, Orthopedic Physical Therapy, Andrews University, (in progress)
  • Southern California Kaiser Permanente Orthopedic Physical Therapy Residency, 1999
  • Southern California Kaiser Permanente Manual Physical Therapy Fellowship, 1999
  • Licensed Physical Therapist in Nevada and California
  • Board Certified Clinical Specialist in Orthopedics (OCS)
  • Board Certified Clinical Specialist in Sports (SCS)
  • Functional Kinesiology
  • Orthopedic Assessment and Management
  • Science of Pain
  • Business Practices
  • American Physical Therapy Association
  • Nevada Physical Therapy Association
  • American Academy of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapy
  • American Pain Society