Monday – Thursday:
7:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Friday: 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Phone: 860-679-3233
Fax: 860-679-1425

UConn Health
Musculoskeletal Institute
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-5153
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Kimberly H. Silverman, P.T.

Kimberly H. Silverman

Kimberly Silverman has practiced physical therapy for 24 years in multiple settings, specializing in treatment of the acute care population, lymphedema, and temperomandibular disorders. She is currently rehab supervisor of UConn Health’s Inpatient Rehab Department. Kim in partnership with the Research Safety Department has been instrumental in creating and sustaining the hospital’s Safe Patient Handling Program. As a member of the DPT Advisory Committee, Kim contributed to the design and implementation of the existing Acute Care Practicum for UConn’s DPT students. Kim is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association and the Association of Safe Patient Handling.


  • Physical Therapist, Department of Rehabilitation Services, UConn Health
  • Clinical Instructor, Department of Kinesiology, University of Connecticut


  • Certified Lymphedema Therapist, Norton School of Lymphatic Therapy
  • APTA Certified Clinical Instructor


  • Master of Science, Leadership/Health Care Management 2014, Northeastern University
  • Bachelor of Science, Physical Therapy, University of Connecticut


  • Hospital Director’s Award for Safe Patient Handling Program Development
  • Clinical Educator of the Year 2012, New England Consortium of Academic Coordinators of Clinical Education