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Jason Ciccotelli, PT, DPT, CWS

Assistant Professor-In-Residence
Department(s): Physical Therapy
Office: BHS 200B
Mail Code: 3029
Phone: 702-895-1677
Fax: 702-895-4883
Email: jason.ciccotelli@unlv.edu


Dr. Jason Ciccotelli earned his Bachelor of Science in Exercise Sciences from Brigham Young University in 2007, where he also played college ice hockey. He received his Doctor of Physical Therapy from the University of Utah in 2010. He became a certified wound specialist in 2014 and began pursuing his Ph.D. in Interdisciplinary Health Sciences from UNLV in 2015. His clinical experience includes home health and wound care within various inpatient settings, and his research interests focus on pain modulation, especially within the amputee population. Dr. Ciccotelli began teaching in UNLVPT in 2016 and joined as a full-time faculty member in 2019.


  • Ph.D - University of Nevada, Las Vegas (in progress)
  • DPT - University of Utah (2010)
  • B.S. Exercise Sciences - Brigham Young University (2007)

Courses Taught


  • DPT 742 - Clinical and Pathological Physiology
  • DPT 757 - Wound Care
  • DPT 791 - Applied Research Statistics


  • DPT 735L - Functional Training Lab
  • DPT 750 - Prosthetics and Orthotics
  • DPT 764 - Supervised Clinical Education IV


  • DPT 744 - Gross Human Anatomy I
  • DPT 745 - Gross Human Anatomy II

Research Interests

  • Rehabilitation in the amputee population
  • Pain mitigation
  • Cadaveric anatomical research