- About PTAG
MissionThe mission of PTAG is to promote the profession of physical therapy with excellence, integrity, and collaboration to serve and advocate for the health and wellness of the people of Georgia.
PTAG Leadership - Ready to Serve
The Physical Therapy Association of Georgia is made of a Board of Directors each with a specific role to the state chapter. These positions are elected in designated election years. The PTAG leadership for 2019-2020 are as follows:
President - Dan Dale PT, DPT
Vice President - Kathleen Geist PT, DPT
Secretary - Gail Gustavson PT, DPT
Treasurer - Ross Davis PT, DPT & Andrew Hart PT, DPT
Chief Delegate - Barney Poole PT, DPT, ATC
North Georgia Local Area Network Director - Dhara Shah PT, DPT
Middle Georgia Local Area Network Director - Katherine Denise Sylvester PT, DPT
Coast/South Georgia Local Area Network Director - Blake Hampton PT, DPT
Interested in being a member of PTAG?
Physical therapy is a dynamic profession that continues to progress forward in advocating for the health and wellness of the locally here in Georgia and across the nation. As a member, you will be part of an engaging and active community all working together to be the best physical therapy professionals to better serve our patients and communities.
Learn more about the PTAG community here.
PTAG works tirelessly to advocate for legislation that works to meet our mission. Recent legislative advances such as modernization of the Georgia Physical Therapy practice act and Georgia joining the Physical Therapy Compact are a few examples how PTAG’s advocacy efforts benefit public health and physical therapy professionals.
Payment and Policy
PTAG serves as the voice of all its members regarding payment policy. Issues include but are not limited to reimbursement, coding and billing, or value-based care. If you are a payor, we’d be happy to work with you and assist you with our expertise. Contact us here.