Scott Straker, PT, MS, ATC, SCS
Guest Lecturer
Associate Member of UW-L Graduate Faculty
Physical Therapy Program, University of Wisconsin - La Crosse


  • Joined the Physical Therapy Program in 1990
  • B.S., University of Wisconsin - La Crosse, Physical Therapy, 1989
  • Pre-requisite coursework, California State University, 1984-1985
  • M.S., Utah State University, Physical Education, 1982
  • B.A., University of Redlands, Physical Education, 1979

Research Interests:

  • Lower Extremity Biomechanics
  • Clinical assessment tool for Sports Medicine residency programs

Teaching Specialties:

  • Physical Agents I & II (PT 532, 534)
  • Gait Analysis/Lower extremity biomechanics

Honors and Awards:

  • Outstanding Senior Student Department of Physical Therapy, University of Wisconsin, La Crosse, WI, May 1989.
  • Sports Certified Specialist (SCS) through the American Physical Therapy Association
  • Certified Athletic Trainer (ATC)

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