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Department of Rehabilitation Sciences

L. Vince Lepak, III, PT, DPT, CWS

  • Associate Professor
  • Director of Admissions for MOT/OTD/DPT
  • DPT Site Coordinator for Tulsa Campus

Schusterman Campus, 2F13

(918) 660-3275

Vince-Lepak@ouhsc.edu


Education:

  • D.P.T., Doctor of Physical Therapy from Massachusetts General Hospital Institute of Health Professions, Boston, MA 2005
  • M.P.H., Health Administration, University of Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, OK, 1994
  • B.S., Physical Therapy, University of Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, OK, 1989


Societies and Organizations:


Member, Alpha Eta Honor Society

  • American Physical Therapy Association
    • Clinical Electrophysiology and Wound Management
    • Oncology
    • Orthopedics
  • Oklahoma Physical Therapy Association
  • American Board of Wound Management
  • American College of Clinical Wound Specialists


Teaching:

Professional Program:

  • PHTH 9173: Coordinator of Complex Case Management of the Integumentary and Metabolic Systems
  • PHTH 8252: Coordinator of Clinical Electrotherapy
  • PHTH 8214: Co-coordinator for Orthopedic Management of the Axial Skeleton
  • PHTH 8114: Coordinator for Orthopedic Management of Lower Extremity Dysfunction
  • PHTH/OCTH 8113: Co-coordinator of Principles of Human Movement
  • PHTH 8271: Instructor for Clinical Reasoning in Physical Therapy
  • PHTH 9391: Instructor for Clinical Reasoning in Rehabilitation Sciences
  • PHTH 8393/OCTH 8392: Instructor for Movement Sciences I
  • PHTH 9293: Instructor for Exercise Science II


Research Interests:

  • Integumentary
  • Orthopeadics
  • Electrophysiology
  • Neurorehabilitation/Stroke/Parkinson’s


Funding:

  • 1998, College of Allied Health, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Development of World Wide Web Courses – (Developer, $500)
  • 1997, College of Allied Health, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Development of World Wide Web Courses – (Developer, $1500)


Clinical Interests:

  • Wound Care
  • Acute Care
  • Outpatient practice
  • Long-term Care
  • Home-Health


Select Publications:

  • Allen, T.W., Lepak, V., Robledo, C.A., & Thompson, D.M. (2017). The Effects of Localized Vibration on the Flexibility of the Spine and Lower Extremities. Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation, 1, 2-12.
  • O’Sullivan, S.B., & Lepak, V. (Fall 2013). Integumentary Physical Therapy. In, S.B. O’Sullivan & R.P. Siegelman (Eds.), National physical therapy examination review and study guide. Evanston, IL. TherapyEd.
  • Lepak, V. (2012, Spring). Avoidable & Inevitable? Skin Failure: The Kennedy Terminal Lesion. Journal of Legal Nurse Consulting, 23 (1), 24-27.
  • Lepak, V. (2010). Localized Inflammation. In M.C. Cameron & L. Monroe (Eds.), Physical Rehabilitation for the Physical Therapist Assistant (pp.76-90). New York: Elsevier Science.
  • Rowe, R., & Lepak, V. (2010). Musculoskeletal Physical Therapy. In, S.B. O’Sullivan & R.P. Siegelman (Eds.), National physical therapy examination review and study guide (pp.1-98). Evanston, IL. International Educational Resources.
  • Lepak, V. (2007). Localized Inflammation. In M.C. Cameron & L. Monroe (Eds.), Physical Rehabilitation; Evidence-Based Examination, Evaluation, and Intervention (pp.117-139). New York: Elsevier Science.
  • Tucker, S., Winn, J., & Lepak, V. (2004, Spring). Web-based prerequisite finder: an aid for prospective students in a college of allied health. Journal of Allied Health, 33 (1), 75-7.