Richard Zaruba

Clinician

rzaruba@uj.edu | 701.356.2136 | https://www.uj.edu/academics/doctorphysicaltherapy

Dr. Richard Zaruba is currently an associate professor at the University of Jamestown Physical Therapy Program, and the lead instructor for Neuroscience for Physical Therapy and Musculoskeletal 1 & 2. In addition to his teaching responsibilities he maintains an active clinical practice at the University of Jamestown sponsored pro-bono clinic at the Family Healthcare Center in Fargo. His previous employment was as the Chief of Physical Therapy and a primary care physical therapist on Minot AFB. He has completed a Doctorate in Physical Therapy and Ph.D. in neuroscience at the University of North Dakota. He has also completed a post-doctoral Fellowship in Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapy at Regis University, and is Board Certified Clinical Specialist in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy.

Dr. Zaruba's average patients are those with neuromusculoskeletal conditions, including chronic pain.

Specialty: Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapy