Dr. Stanley Paris, PhD, PT, FAPTA, Saint Augustine, FL, 32086

Education in a clinical and academic setting. Emphasis on function, not pain.

Type of Spine Professional

  • Physical Therapist

Areas of Expertise


  • Cervical Spine Disorders
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spinal Conditions
  • Herniated Disc / Bulging Disc
  • Ligament strain
  • Lumbar Spine Disorders
  • Muscle Pain / Muscle Strain
  • Myelopathy
  • Neuropathic Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Sciatica / Radiculopathy
  • Scoliosis and Deformity
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Thoracic spine disorders


  • Dynamic lumbar stabilization
  • Exercise
  • Musculoskeletal manipulation
  • Physical Therapy

Professional Distinctions

  • President & CEO of University of St. Augustine
  • Past President, Orthopaedic Section, American Physical Therapy Association
  • Past President, International Federation of Orthopaedic Manipulative Therapy
  • Author of over 60 articles in medical, osteopathic and physical therapy journals

Professional Affiliations

  • American Physical Therapy Association
  • North American Spine Society
  • New Zealand Society of Physiotherapy
  • International Society for the Study of the Lumbar Spine
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapy
  • International Federation Orthopaedic Manipulative Therapists