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Physical Therapist Earns Wound Care Specialists Recertification


Lesli TuggleLesli Tuggle, physical therapist at Willis-Knighton Health System, recently passed the recertification exam for Certified Wound Specialists (CWS). The CWS board certification is a formal recognition of a master level knowledge and specialty practice in wound management for therapists with three or more years of clinical wound care experience. This credential demonstrates a distinct expertise in and dedication to the highest standards and achievement in wound care.

Tuggle, who is also a Certified Lymphedema Therapist (CLT), has 26 years of experience as a physical therapist, 10 years as a CWS and three as a CLT. She has been employed with Willis-Knighton Health System for 24 years.