Department of Physical Therapy
Seton West 145
B.S. Rehabilitation Science, Mount St Joseph University, M.A. Physical Therapy, Mount St. Joseph University
Expertise: Board-Certified Clinical Specialist in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy, Certified Myofascial Trigger Point Therapist
Eric Schneider is an Assistant Professor within the Doctor of Physical Therapy program. His teaching responsibilities include Biomechanics & Kinesiology, Therapeutic Exercise, Applied Orthopedics I & II, and Advanced Topics in Manual Therapy. Eric is a board-certified specialist in orthopaedic physical therapy through the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties and holds a certification in trigger point dry needling through Myopain Seminars. Eric's clinical areas of expertise include the evaluation and treatment of musculoskeletal conditions with emphasis on spine rehab, orthopaedic manual physical therapy, spinal manipulation, drying needling, and the biomechanical analysis of run form. Eric works closely with the endurance athlete population through his clinical work at Beyond Exercise. He is in the process of finishing his Doctor of Health Science degree from the University of Indianapolis where his doctoral project focuses on the effects of trigger point dry needling on muscle performance.