Michael J. Mueller, PT, PhD, FAPTA

Professor of Physical Therapy, Radiology

Research Interest


Prevention and Control

Category(ies) of Research


Descriptor of Research

Dr. Mueller is a physical therapist and his research investigates the biomechanical factors that contribute to injury and adaptation in patients with chronic disabilities. Current projects in his laboratory are aimed at understanding the mechanical factors contributing to the development, prevention, and alleviation of neuropathic ulcerations on the feet of patients with diabetes mellitus and peripheral neuropathy.

Program in Physical Therapy

Movement & Musculoskeletal Problems in Diabetes