Dr. Eric Uveges, PT, DPT has been a practicing Physical Therapist in the St. Augustine area since 2015. Originally from Baltimore, Maryland, Eric received his Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from Towson University before moving to Florida to pursue his Doctor of Physical Therapy from The University of St. Augustine in 2013. While at the University of St Augustine, Eric completed advanced coursework with an emphasis on hands-on techniques for treating joint and soft tissue dysfunctions of the spine as well as the upper and lower extremities.

With the ever-changing landscape of medical research, Eric considers continuing education to be a priority in order to better serve the needs of his patients. Since graduating, he has pursued advanced clinical training in pain science and holds certifications in Myofascial Trigger Point Dry Needling, Functional Movement Assessment (SFMA-I), and Spinal Manipulation (SMT-1).

Outside of physical therapy, Eric enjoys spending time with his wife and two children, honing his cooking skills, maintaining an active lifestyle, and exploring all of the beautiful sites St. Augustine has to offer.

Holistic Approach

Eric believes the human body is a wonderful, adaptable, and resilient creation that is capable of extraordinary things. His treatment philosophy is centered around in-depth evaluation to establish a personalized treatment plan tailored to help his clients achieve their goals. Eric draws from his diverse experience working with a variety of patients from youth athletes and weekend warriors to Special Forces operators and Navy SEALs.

Whether you are a grandparent looking to maintain your safety and independence, or a competitive CrossFit athlete looking to set a new snatch PR, Eric will work with you to establish a plan of care that meets your needs.


  • Clinical Management of the Fitness Athlete; Institute of Clinical Excellence

  • Certified Dry Needling (DN-1 & DN-2); American Academy of Manipulative Therapy

  • Spinal Manipulative Therapy 1 (AAMT)

  • Level 1 Selective Functional Movement Assessment (SFMA)

  • Ergonomic Assessment and Intervention

  • Introduction to Spinal Evaluation & Manipulation (S1)*

  • Advanced Evaluation & Manipulation of Pelvis, Lumbar & Thoracic Spine (S2)*

  • Advanced Evaluation & Manipulation of CranioFacial, Cervical & Upper Thoracic Spine (S3)*

  • Functional Analysis & Management of LumboPelvic-Hip Complex (S4)*

  • Extremity Evaluation & Manipulation (E1)*

  • Extremity Integration (E2)*

  • Myofascial Manipulation (MF1)*

  • *Eligible for University of St Augustine’s Manual Therapy Certification examination