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Justin Nykiel, DPT, PT, MS, Cert MDT, CSCS


Education

University of Delaware, DPT

University of Delaware, MS, Clinical Health Sciences and Functional Anatomy

Biography and Education

Clinical Biography

Justin Nykiel, DPT, PT, MS, Cert MDT, CSCS, is a licensed physical therapist in UT Health Austin’s Musculoskeletal Institute. He specializes in improving patient function through physical therapy and rehabilitation.

Justin Nykiel earned his Doctor of Physical Therapy degree and his master’s in clinical health sciences and functional anatomy from the University of Delaware. He also earned his bachelor’s in kinesiology from The Pennsylvania State University.

Justin Nykiel’s clinical interests involve helping his patients recover from and work through their musculoskeletal issues so they can return to the activities that they love. He is both a former National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I athlete and a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist.

Specializations

  • Orthopedics
  • Pre- and post-surgical care
  • Rehabilitation
  • Sports

Board Certification

  • American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties, Orthopedics
  • National Strength and Conditioning Association, Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist
  • McKenzie Method of Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy Certification

Locations

Locations

  • UT Health Austin Clinics | Health Transformation Building
    1601 Trinity Street, Bldg. A
    Austin, TX 78712
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Insurance Accepted

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP Medicare Complete Focus Essential HMO
  • AARP Medicare Complete Focus HMO
  • Accountable Health Plan/Interplan (SPHN)
  • Aetna Medicare Advantage
  • Aetna PPO/HMO (All HMO Plans require a referral)
  • Aetna Seton Health Alliance
  • Aetna Whole Health
  • Ambetter-Superior Health Plan - Exchange Plan
  • Amerigroup
  • Beech Street PPO (SPHN)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Blue Advantage HMO/Health Select (All HMO Plans require a referral)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Blue Choice PPO/UT Select
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Blue Essentials/Blue Essentials Access - Exchange Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield PAR Plan
  • CCC MAP/CCHC
  • Cigna - All plans
  • Cigna Behavioral Health
  • Coventry (SPHN)
  • Dell Children’s Health Plan STAR/CHIP
  • EHN/WEB TPA - (Whole Foods)
  • First Care Access PPO Network (SPHN)
  • First Health (SPHN)
  • Firstcare HMO (SPHN) (All HMO plans require a referral)
  • Galaxy (SPHN)
  • Healthsmart (SPHN)
  • Health Payors Organization (SPHN)
  • Humana HMOx
  • Humana Medicare Advantage - all plans EXCEPT Humana Medicare Gold Plus. (Out of network for all Humana Medicare HMO Plans)
  • Humana PPO/HMO/Choice Care (All HMO Plans require a referral)
  • Integrated Medical Systems PPO (SPHN)
  • Medicare Part B Traditional fee for service (Novitas)
  • Medicaid/TMHP
  • Multiplan (SPHN) (PHCS is out of network - All HMO Plans require a referral)
  • Optum
  • Oscar Healthcare (SPHN)
  • Sendero IdealCare
  • Seton Health Plan Smarthealth
  • Superior Health Plan STAR/CHIP/STAR KIDS
  • United Healthcare AARP PPO
  • United Healthcare All Savers/Choice/Choice Plus/PPO/HMO (All HMO Plans require a referral)
  • United Healthcare Community Plan - Medicaid
  • United Healthcare Medicare
  • United Healthcare One
  • United Healthcare Dual Complete Focus HMO
  • United Student Resources PPO (SPHN)
  • USA Managed Care (SPHN)
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