Dr. Ryan Hickey, DPT
Doctor of Physical Therapy
Dr. Hickey graduated from the Florida Gulf Coast University Doctor of Physical Therapy Program in 2016. Ryan is actively involved in the American Physical Therapy Association as well as the Florida Physical Therapy Association, advocating for both patients and healthcare practitioners. Throughout his education at FGCU, Ryan was actively engaged in the Department of Rehabilitation Sciences within the College of Health Professions and Social Work. He served as a Special Instruction Leader for undergraduate anatomy and physiology as well as Graduate Teaching Assistant for Doctoral level candidates in movement science, kinesiology, and cadaver studies. Dr. Hickey’s research with the geriatric population earned him the DPT Research Award in 2016. His passion for physical therapy, wellness, and personal fitness has driven him throughout his educational and professional career. Ryan’s educational and personal backgrounds provide him with a unique style and perspective that allows him to work with a variety of clients from personal fitness to neurological rehabilitation.