Scott P. Tauferner, PT, ATC is an Advanced Clinician Physical Therapist at UW Hospital and Clinics. A spine physical therapy specialist, his clinical interest and experience includes ordering x-ray images, direct access patient care, spinal manipulation, and interdisciplinary care collaboration. Mr. Tauferner is a musculoskeletal imaging instructor for the Physical Therapy Direct Access training program at UW Health. He also serves as a preceptor and lead instructor for the musculoskeletal imaging course in the UW Health & UnityPoint Health-Meriter Orthopedic Physical Therapy Residency program. A recognized clinical expert, he was an invited panelist to develop a musculoskeletal imaging competency exam for physical therapists. Mr. Tauferner earned his Master of Physical Therapy degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and Bachelors of Science in Athletic Training from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point.