Sam Sheppard, PT, DPT, CSCS, TPI-M, TDN-L2, is a skilled physical therapist at The Rehab Docs in Daniel Island, South Carolina. A graduate of Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, Connecticut, Dr. Sheppard earned his bachelor's degree in Exercise Science & Physiology and his clinical doctorate in Physical Therapy. While at Sacred Heart University, Dr. Sheppard served as a two-year captain of the Division 1 wrestling program, earning first-team all-academic honors for the Eastern Intercollegiate Wrestling Association. While in graduate school, Dr. Sheppard received his Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist through the National Strength and Conditioning Association.
Before calling Charleston, South Carolina, home, Dr. Sheppard spent five years working in Greenwich and New Canaan, Connecticut, earning secondary certifications in dry needling and spinal manipulation. He also earned his medical designation through the Titleist Performance Institute.
Dr. Sheppard has extensive experience in treating orthopedic and musculoskeletal conditions, as well as post-operative sports medicine cases. He enjoys working with athletes of all ages and levels of experience, catering to athletes from youth development to college and professional careers.
While not treating his patients, Dr. Sheppard enjoys exploring Daniel Island and spending time with his wife, Michelle, and their new son Luke.