Bryan Heiderscheit, PhD, PT

  • Physical Therapy


Bryan practices physical therapy at the UW Health Sports Rehabilitation Clinic and specializes in the treatment of patients with running-related injuries. He is the director of the Runners Clinic and a professor in the Department of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation at the University of Wisconsin.

Bryan is a member of the American Academy of Sports Physical Therapy and a Fellow of the American Physical Therapy Association. He is licensed by the state of Wisconsin for physical therapy. Bryan sees patients upon referral and through physical therapy direct access (self-referral).

Bryan received his degree in Physical Therapy from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse and PhD in biomechanics from the University of Massachusetts.

Practice locations

    Education & credentials

    • University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA
    • University of Wisconsin - La Crosse, La Crosse, WI


    Additional conditions and treatments
    • Physical Therapy Direct Access
    • Sports Rehabilitation Physical Therapists

    Research and publications

    Dr. Heiderscheit is the co-director of the University of Wisconsin Neuromuscular Biomechanics Lab, which conducts research on the biomechanics and neuromuscular coordination of human movement, with particular focus on running-related injuries.