Dr. Guy G. Simoneau


Dr. Simoneau has been a faculty member in the Department of Physical Therapy at Marquette University since 1992. His primary area of teaching is orthopaedic and sports physical therapy. He has published several book chapters and research articles on topics related to orthopaedic/sports physical therapy and biomechanics. Dr. Simoneau has received research funding from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), the Arthritis Foundation, and the Foundation for Physical Therapy, among others. His research and teaching efforts have been recognized through several national awards from the American Physical Therapy Association. Dr. Simoneau was the Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy from 2002 to 2015. He is currently editor for special issues of that journal.

Degrees Held

  • B.S. in Physiotherapie, Universite de Montreal, Canada, 1982
  • M.S. in Physical Education, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, IL, 1984
  • Ph.D. in Exercise and Sport Science, The Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA, 1992

Teaching Responsibilities

  • PHTH 7532 Orthopedics 1
  • PHTH 7533 Orthopedics 2
  • PHTH 7932 Advanced Orthopedics


  • Physical Therapist (Wisconsin)

Professional Organizations

  • American Physical Therapy Association
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapists