DeAndre Caldwell, DPT, ATC, OCS

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DeAndre Caldwell, DPT, ATC, OCS

DeAndre Caldwell, DPT, ATC, OCS

Physical Therapy Program Manager

Expertise & Research Interests

  • Low Back Pain
  • Orthopaedics
  • McKenzie Method

DeAndre Caldwell, DPT, ATC, OCS

Physical Therapy Program Manager

DeAndre W. Caldwell is a doctor of physical therapy and the program manager at ChristianaCare Rehabilitation Services at the Smyrna Health & Wellness Center. He has provided expertise to the public on how his team partners with patients to develop treatment options for low back pain, chronic pain and orthopedic injuries. DeAndre developed and serves as team lead for Christiana Care Rehabilitation’s first chronic pain program, which is now available in 8 different clinics. He was a key contributor in the award winning Lumbar Radiculapthy Clinical Pathway for standardization of care for low back pain and sciatica. DeAndre received the Exceptional Achievement award from Dr. Adrian Louw/Evidence in Motion for excellence in therapeutic pain specialization program. DeAndre has a message of hope that the body is extremely adaptable and there is often a chance for positive change.


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Media Appearances

Align 2022 - Spirituality and healing | Jessie Podolak and DeAndre Caldwell

2022-07-06 , PT Elevated
On our fifth episode of season 3, guest DeAndre Caldwell, DPT, ATC, MDT, TPS and Jessie Podolak, PT, DPT, FPS join us. This episode will dive into the concept of spirituality and pain and how that might fit into practice. They both will be speaking at the Align conference in August. Jessie is the Program Director for EIM’s Pain Science Fellowship, and she owns and operates her community’s first direct-pay physical therapy practice, seeing a variety of patients with acute and chronic pain conditions. DeAndre is a physical therapy program manager at ChristianaCare Rehabilitation Services in Smyrna, DE. He is passionate about treating those with low back pain and chronic pain.

102: Backs, Necks, and Explaining Pain | Dr. DeAndre Caldwell

2019-04-18 , Pain Reframed
This week, Liz Peppin and Adam Ryan are hosting their first episode! To kick things off, they're interviewing Dr. DeAndre Caldwell, a physical therapist in Delaware who works in a hospital-based outpatient center.

DeAndre has spent much of his career working with patients who have neck and back pain, which started him on his journey with chronic pain. A graduate of the ISPI Therapeutic Pain Specialist (TPS) program, DeAndre is passionate about using his pain neuroscience education knowledge to advocate for his patients.
External Service and Affiliations
  • Evidence in Motion : Teaching Faculty
  • JOGO Health : Board Member
Event Appearances
2022-01-01, Beyond Taboo: Accessing Spirituality to Augment Healing, Dallas, TX
2019-01-01, Don’t Let Pain Stop You!, Newark , DE
2019-01-01, CRPS: A journey from misunderstood and doomed to understanding and hope: Rehabilitation Focus, Cinnaminson, NJ
2019-01-01, Maximal Rehab with minimal Medication, Newark , DE
2014-01-01, Conquering Chronic Pain, Wilmington, DE
2014-01-01, Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy (MDT) of the spine for the PTA, Wilmington, DE
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