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Mitchell Zigler, DPT

Associate Professor of Physical Therapy
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Dr. Zigler is Clinical Director of Physical Therapy Services and Associate Professor in the Health, Human Performance, and Recreation Department at Spring Arbor University. Dr. Zigler has been practicing in the field of physical therapy for 33 years, specializing in back and neck pain, orthopedic injuries, and vestibular rehabilitation. He has studied video motion analysis of gait and most sport activity motion including a certification in Nike NG360 golf sports performance specialist.

Dr. Zigler has served as adjunct faculty at University of St. Augustine, teaching “Imaging for Physical Therapist,” and at Kellogg Community College, teaching in the Physical Therapist Assistant Program. He has taught at Michigan State University in the College of Osteopathy (OMM).

When he is not working in the clinic or teaching he enjoys spending time with his wife, four children, and two grandchildren. He also enjoys worshiping God, Filipino Martial Arts, kayaking, playing guitar, meditation, camping, and boating.


  • Ph.D.: (Physical Therapy) University of St. Augustine, 2012