Keshrie Naidoo, PT, DPT, EdD, OCS

Keshrie Naidoo
Assistant Professor, Director of Curriculum, Coordinator of the Clinical Residency in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy
Physical Therapy
(617) 724-4848
Office Location: 
Shouse - 409

Dr. Keshrie Naidoo is an Assistant Professor of  Physical Therapy in the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences. She has taught at the MGH Institute as a lab instructor and term lecturer since 2002. 

Dr. Naidoo did her professional preparation in physical therapy as an undergraduate at the University of Cape Town in South Africa. She completed her MS, with an orthopedic specialization, and transitional DPT at the MGH Institute, and received her Ed.D from Johns Hopkins University. Her specialization is in Entrepreneurial Leadership in Education.

Dr. Naidoo has been a Board Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist since 2009 and a Certified Clinical Instructor since 2004. She has more than 20 years of clinical experience, most recently as a Clinical Manager at Bay State Physical Therapy in Quincy.


BS, Physiotherapy, University of Cape Town, South Africa
MS, Physical Therapy, MGH Institute of Health Professions
DPT, MGH Institute of Health Professions
EdD, Johns Hopkins University


Naidoo K, Yuhaniak H, Abel Y. An ecological systems approach to exploring facilitators and barriers to success for minority students enrolled in a Doctor of Physical Therapy program. Heal Prof Educ. 2020;6(3):394-405. doi:10.1016/j.hpe.2020.06.001

Naidoo K, Plummer L, Clock CR, Rimmel L. Leveraging community cultural wealth to bridge the divide between culturally and linguistically diverse learners and physical therapy culture. J Best Pract Health Prof Divers. 2020;13(1). In press.

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