Andrew Starsky, MPT, PhD

Andrew J. Starsky, M.P.T., Ph.D.
Andrew Starsky, MPT, PhDMarquette University

Schroeder Complex, 349

MilwaukeeWI53201United States of America
(414) 288-6608

Clinical Professor

Physical Therapy

Andrew Starsky earned a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering Degree from Marquette University in 1992. After practicing in the engineering field for 3 years, he returned to Marquette and received a Masters of Physical Therapy degree in 1998. While working full time, he starting to pursue a terminal degree in Biomedical Engineering and received his Ph.D. in 2007. He has been part of the adjunct faculty since 1999 and became a full time Clinical Assistant Professor in 2005. Andrew teaches the didactic portion of the DPT program in the 5th and 6th years. He lives in Mequon with his wife and 4 kids and is an active participant in ultramarathons, Nordic ski races, and adventure races. Dr. Starsky was awarded Marquette University's Reverend John P. Raynor Faculty Award for Teaching Excellence in 2015.


  • Ph.D., Biomedical Engineering, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI, 2007
  • M.P.T., Physical Therapy, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI, 1998
  • B.S., Electrical Engineering, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI, 1992

Courses Taught

  • PHTH 7510 – Electrophysical Agents
  • PHTH 7570 – Advanced Topics in Biomechanics
  • PHTH 7523 – Evidence Based Decision Making II
  • PHTH 7995 – Independent study in advanced topics in orthotics and prosthetics
  • EXPH 3020 – Core Stability

Professional Affiliations

  • American Physical Therapy Association
  • Wisconsin Physical Therapy Association


  • Licensed Physical Therapist
  • Certified Weight Trainer