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DeAndre Caldwell, DPT, ATC, OCS - ChristianaCare. Wilmington, DE, US

DeAndre Caldwell, DPT, ATC, OCS

Physical Therapy Program Manager | ChristianaCare


DeAndre Caldwell is a physical therapist and the program manager at ChristianaCare Rehabilitation Services in Smyrna.


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.

Areas of Expertise (3)

Low Back Pain


McKenzie Method






Treating Chronic Pain Easing Sciatica Pain


Media Appearances (2)

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

PT Elevated  online


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.

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

Pain Reframed  online


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.

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External Service & Affiliations (2)

  • Evidence in Motion : Teaching Faculty
  • JOGO Health : Board Member

Event Appearances (6)

Beyond Taboo: Accessing Spirituality to Augment Healing

Align National Conference  Dallas, TX


Don’t Let Pain Stop You!

ChristianaCare Rehabilitation Lecture Series  Newark , DE


CRPS: A journey from misunderstood and doomed to understanding and hope: Rehabilitation Focus

Kaiser-Din Foundation New Perspectives Fall Conference  Cinnaminson, NJ


Maximal Rehab with minimal Medication

12th Annual Delaware Orthopedic Symposium  Newark , DE


Conquering Chronic Pain

Guest Lecturer, Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) Program at Delaware Technical Community College  Wilmington, DE


Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy (MDT) of the spine for the PTA

Guest Lecturer, Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) Program at Delaware Technical Community College  Wilmington, DE


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Languages (1)

  • English