Paul Niemuth, PT, DSc, OCS, ATR

Professor

651-690-7981

peniemuth@stkate.edu

Doctor of Science, Sports Physical Therapy
Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions, Provo, Utah, 2003

Master of Arts, Education
University of St. Thomas, St. Paul, Minnesota, 1997

Bachelor of Science, Physical Therapy
UW La Crosse, La Crosse, Wisconsin, 1977

Certificates:

  • Re-certified as a Board Certified Orthopaedic Clinical Specialist
    American Physical Therapy Association, Arlington, Virginia
  • Board Certified as a Sports Clinical Specialist
    American Physical Therapy Association, Arlington, Virginia
  • Board Certification as an Orthopaedic Clinical Specialist
    American Physical Therapy Association, Arlington, Virginia
  • Certified Athletic Trainer
    000040669, UW-La Crosse, La Crosse, Wisconsin

2017 "The Plan Endurance Test as a Measure of Core Stability in Female Athletes"

2016 "The Effect of Postural Restoration Exercises on Long Term Management of Spine and LE Pain"

2015 "The Effect of Postural Restoration Exercises on Immediate Changes in Hamstring Strength"

2014 "The Effect of Hip and Hamstring on SI Joint Pathology"

2013 "Evaluation and treatment of a patient with greater trochanteric pain syndrome: a case report"

2013 "Outcomes of the use of core stabilization exercises for the treatment of low back pain and evidence for treatment based on classification: a case report."

2013 "Findings of the lower extremity dynamic scree in patients with PF pain syndrome: a pilot study".

2012 "Effect of Postural Restoration Program on Right Low Back and Sacroiliac Joint Pain: a case report"

2012 "An Ankle Derangement: The Diagnosis and Treatment of an Ankle Condition using the McKenzie Approach: a Case Report".

Physical Therapist Supervisor, Student Health Clinic, St. Catherine University. 2015–Present

Staff Physical Therapist - On Call, Greenfield Spooner Physical Therapy and Rehab. 2011–Present

Brumitt J, Heiderscheit BC, Manske RC, Niemuth PE, Rauh MJ. The Lower Extremity Functional Test and Lower Quadrant Injury in DIII Athletes: A Descriptive and Epidemiologic Report. J Sport Rehabil. 2016;25:219-226

Brumitt J, Heiderscheit BC, Manske RC, Niemuth PE, Rauh MJ. Off-season training habits and preseason functional test measures of Division III collegiate athletes: a descriptive report. Int J Sports Phys Ther. 2014;9(4):447-455

Brumitt J, Heiderscheit BC, Manske RC, Niemuth PE, Rauh MJ. Lower extremity functional tests and risk of injury in Division III collegiate athletes. Int J Sports Phys Ther. 2013;8(3):216-227

Niemuth PE, Baillargeon E. The “black hole" of hip OA management: an opportunity for physical therapists. Newsletter of Hip Special Interest Group of APTA Sports Medicine Section. July, 2012.

Niemuth PE. The role of hip muscle weakness in lower extremity athletic injuries. Int Sport Med Jrnl. 2008;8(4):179-192

Cichanowski HR, Schmitt JS, Johnson RJ, Niemuth PE. Hip strength in collegiate female athletes with patellofemoral pain. Med Sci Sport Exerc. 2007; 39(8):1227-1232.

Niemuth PE, Johnson RJ, Myers MJ, Thieman TJ. Hip muscle weakness and overuses injuries in recreational runners. Clin J Sports Med. 2005;15:14-21