Robert Cowley


Physical Therapist, Clinic Director

Robert joined Pivot Physical Therapy as a Staff Therapist in February of 2018. He graduated from the University of Delaware PT program class of 2017 with a Doctorate in Physical Therapy. Robert has experience treating a wide range of individuals, including post-operative, orthopaedic, geriatric, neurological, and athletic patient populations.

Robert is currently certified in strength and conditioning, dry needling, and blood flow restriction techniques, which help to augment his high quality therapy. He has a passion for creating resiliency in his patients, not only treating their impairments but also preparing them for life beyond their diagnosis.
At the University of Delaware Robert also received a Masters in Anatomy and Health Science, which he utilizes to provide insight into the anatomy and physiology of a patient’s condition. In 2012 he graduated from the University of Mary Washington with a Bachelors of Science in Psychology. Following graduation he applied motivational techniques to facilitate healthy lifestyles as a Personal Trainer before returning to school. He fuses a love of fitness, knowledge of anatomy, and experience motivating clients to help his patients learn to love movement.

Outside of the clinic, Robert is an avid lifter, including power, olympic, and kettlebell lifting. He enjoys cooking, hiking, going to concerts, and cheering on the Wizards and Caps.