Oleg Urban is a native of the Czech Republic, he soon moved with his family to the Netherlands where he was then raised. Oleg graduated from the Higher School of Mid-Netherlands, Academy for Physical Therapy with a Bachelor's degree in 1989. He completed additional coursework resulting in a certification in sports physical therapy. After moving to the United States Oleg completed four years of residency training through the Ola Grimsby Institute from 1994 through 1997 and recieved a Master's degree in Orthopedic Manual Therapy (MOMT).
Oleg has practiced physical therapy in the outpatient orthopedic setting for almost 20 years. Much of his career has been spent right here in Lebanon, TN where his experience has ranged from director of outpatient rehabilitation, a large department of the local hospital, to helping start as well as manage a busy physical therapy clinic for a group of orthopedic surgeons. Throughout his career Oleg has applied his skill and knowledge to help improve the quality of life for the citizens of Wilson and surrounding counties. It is this same level of excellent care that Oleg brings with him to Urban Physical Therapy as he plans to continue to serve his community.
Oleg is the founder and owner of Urban Physical Therapy Inc, which was founded in April of 2009. Oleg brings skill and knowledge gained through years of experience in rehabilitative care to the private practice setting where he emphisizes hands on, one on one physical therapy. Oleg's skill as a certified manual therapist is utilized to provide clients with the full scope of care often necessary to promote optimal recovery.
Oleg has lectured to fellow physical therapists throughout Middle Tennessee and has served as adjunct faculty at Cumberland University in Lebanon, TN. As an educator, Oleg has shared his knowledge of anatomy and passion for his profession to the students of Cumberland's sports medicine program as well as countless other students planning a future in the field of physical therapy. Community activities have also included assistance with the coverage of many high school athletic events, annual sports health screening as well as public speaking on physical therapy and health-related topics to people throughout the area.
Oleg is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association including the Orthopedic section.