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November 28, 2018 admin No comments exist

Written by Jared Casazza, PT, DPT of FifthWheelPT.com & TravelTherapyMentor.com. This article is not endorsed or written by Fitbux, Inc., any subsidiary of Fitbux, Inc., or any employee Fitbux, Inc.   The most common concern for the majority of new grad therapists is how to manage their massive student loan debt after graduate school. With…

August 14, 2018 admin 1 comment

We recently posted our data regarding physical therapist salaries and we received numerous request to release data on physical therapist salary by state.  We have included that information below. Physical therapist salary by state for new grads tend to vary significantly within each state. In addition to the average physical therapist salary by state, we’ve included…

August 7, 2018 admin 1 comment

As promised, we are providing updated data from FitBUX on the physical therapy industry. The data includes physical therapist salary for new grads and student loan debt.  The population of data is based on the information provided by over 3,600 physical therapists from over 230 DPT programs throughout the United States who became members of…

February 26, 2018 admin 2 comments

By Joseph Reinke, CFA, CEO of FitBUX I’ve been astonished how many new grads I’ve spoken with whom within 12 months of graduating are already talking about quitting physical therapy due to “burn out.”  I also hear about how new grads do not feel like they are accomplishing anything and feel like their lives are…

December 21, 2017 admin No comments exist

By: Jackie Waters Sometimes life hands us difficult challenges. There is no preparation for the most difficult of them; we can only accept and maintain strength and courage to face the obstacles and overcome.  Receiving a diagnosis that entails chronic pain is one of these challenges. A thousand thoughts cross the mind, one of which…

November 29, 2017 admin No comments exist

Guest Article By Chris Foerster. Chris has no affiliation to FitPT or FitBUX. Are you planning on becoming a successful physical therapist? Congratulations! You’ve chosen one of the noblest and most rewarding careers on the face of the planet. However, before you get to your desired destination, there is a journey you must begin. The…

November 8, 2017 admin 1 comment

By Joseph Reinke, CFA, CEO of FitBUX I recently attended the Ascend Conference in Washington D.C.  One talk in particular got me thinking and I wanted to put this out to the PT world to get your thoughts.  During the conference, WebPT CEO Nancy Ham interviewed Karen DeSalvo who is the National Coordinator for Health…

October 4, 2017 admin No comments exist

By Joseph Reinke, CFA, CEO of FitBUX When FitBUX discusses physical therapy student loan repayment with SPTs, we are consistently asked, “What is the best way to reduce the amount of student loans while in school?”  Being finance minded, the first response we often come up with is…work during school.  The follow up question from…