Dennis Ittenbach, PT,MS CLT-LANA, ALM
H.O.P.E. LIFE AND REHAB CENTER 60 Main Street., Unit G
HILTON HEAD, SC 29926
Dennis R. Ittenbach PT,MS CLT-LANA
Island Physical Therapy, Director
Aug/1998-Dec/2000 University ofIndianapolis: Indianapolis, Indiana
1994-1995 University of
A.S.,Physical Therapist Assistant
1979-1981 Ball StateUniversity:
May/2010-Present IslandPhysical Therapy and Sports Medicine – Hilton Head Island, South Carolina
Clinic Director, Physical Therapy. ClinicDirector for private practice clinic. Island Physical Therapy is part of Clemson Sports Medicine andRehabilitation and offers general & specialty physical Therapy servicesincluding general/senior Orthopedics, Oncology, Lymphedema, Vestibular &Wound management programs.
Oct/2006-May/2010 PalmettoTherapy Services – Hilton Head Island, South Carolina
Clinic Director, Physical Therapist. Clinic Directornorth island office of private practice clinic offering general & specialtyphysical therapy services including general/geriatric Orthopedics, Oncology,Lymphedema, & wound care programs.
May/2004-Oct/2006 Facility:Hilton Head Regional Hospital - Hilton Head Island, South Carolina
Physical Therapist. Clinicalposition to hospital’s outpatient CARF accredited multidisciplinaryrehabilitation clinic with adjunctive support to inpatient general acutefacility. Responsible to providecompetent skill sets reflective in the evaluation and intervention of physicaltherapy services to diverse patient populations and provide these services in awide variety of clinical settings. Additionally, responsible for all physical therapy services related tolymphedema, wound care, and oncology rehabilitation programming.
2000-May/2004 Facility: St. Vincent
Physical Therapist. Clinicalposition to hospital network inpatient general acute, long term acute,pediatric rehabilitation hospitals, and outlying outpatient orthopedicclinics. Responsible to providecompetent skill sets reflective in the evaluation and intervention of physicaltherapy services to diverse patient populations and provide these services in awide variety of practice settings with specialization in Oncology/Hematology patientpopulations. Additionally, responsiblefor all clinical training, implementation of services, and outcome monitoringto network’s initiative towards development of Comprehensive Oncologyrehabilitation program.
Physical Therapist Assistant. PRN positionto hospital’s inpatient acute physical therapy unit. Responsibilities included weekend, holiday,and occasional weekday physical therapy coverage to support Rehabilitationservices.
Physical Therapist Assistant. Clinicalposition to inpatient acute rehabilitation, and outpatient rehabilitationhospital. Primarily affiliated withSpinal Cord Injury/Orthopedic/Burn team with extended service to stroke, andlong-term acute care rehabilitative teams. Selected to lead in the development, strategic planning, implementation,and outcomes analysis for hospital wound program. Selected as member of start-up rehab team fornew venture between RHI and Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton Hospital. Selected as member of a task force for newbusiness ventures, and member/subcommittee chair of a task force for hospitaldocumentation. Received two letters ofcommendation for outstanding teamwork and leadership service.
Licensureand Faculty Appointment
2009-Present Adjunct Faculty – Physical TherapistAssistant Program
TechnicalCollege of the Low Country
2007 CertifiedLymphedema Therapist, Lymphology Association of North America, #001048
2004 Licensed Physical Therapist,
2001 Licensed Physical Therapist,
1997 - 1998 Adjunct Faculty - Physical TherapistAssistant Program
1995 Certified Physical Therapist Assistant,
2008 - Present IslandRecreation Center of Hilton Head, BoardMember
2004 – Present HiltonHead Breast Cancer Team, Member
1995 - Present AmericanPhysical Therapy Association, Member,#201978
1997 - 1998 IndianaSkin Care Consortium, Member
1997 - 1998 Rehabilitation
1997 American PhysicalTherapy Association,
AffiliateAssembly Finance Committee, CommitteeAppointee
1996 - 1999 AmericanPhysical Therapy Association,
Membership Committee, Committee Member
LegislativeCommittee, Committee Member
ClinicalAssociate of the Month: February
1997 American Physical Therapy Association
1997 American Physical Therapy AssociationNominatedIndiana state Membership Secretary and Affiliate Delegate