Robert Wiederien, DPT

Teaches core physical therapy courses in the DPT program.

Dr. Robert Wiederien teaches core physical therapy courses in the DPT program.  Dr. Wiederien's specialty is in Biomechanics and human gait patterns.  He has a wealth of experience in diagnostic imaging for muscoloskeletal complaints.

Read Dr. Wiederien's CV (pdf)

Education and Training

  • DPT, Baylor University
  • MPT, US Army-Baylor University
  • BGS, University of Nebraska-Omaha

What makes an interestng teacher?

My wealth of clinical and leadership experience from serving 20 years in the U.S. Navy as a physical therapist at sea and on shore gives me many patient stories to pick from when teaching the next generation of Doctor of Physical Therapy students.


Systematic Review for Visual Feedback and Gait - 2022 Poster Presentation

Effects of Hands-free Crutch on Angular Momentum During Gait - 2022 Poster Presentation

Community Service

Volunteer for multiple services at St. Thomas More Parish, Coralville, Iowa
Volunteer for physical therapy provider at Iowa City Free Medical Clinic

Professional Memberships

American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) and APTA - Iowa

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