Bethany Nguyen, DPT

Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy

Areas of Expertise

  • Home health
  • Geriatrics
Bethany Nguyen

Alumna Bethany Nguyen joined the university in 2021 as an assistant professor of physical therapy. After graduating with a doctorate from George Fox’s PT program in 2016, she worked in numerous capacities in the profession, most recently in 2021 as a home health physical therapist with Connected Home Health & Hospice and as an injury prevention specialist with WorkRight NW, both of Portland.

Previously, Bethany was a home health travel physical therapist with Advanced Medical in Portland (2017-20), an acute care/outpatient physical therapist with St. Clare’s Hospital in Lakewood, Washington (2017-20), and an outpatient physical therapist at North Harbor Physical Therapy of Steilacoom, Washington (2016-17).

In addition to her doctorate, Bethany earned a bachelor’s degree in allied health from George Fox in 2013. She lives in Beaverton with husband Austin Smith, whom she met at George Fox, and attends Table Community Church.