Dr. Aaron Horschig is the founder of SquatUniversity.com. A physical therapist, coach, speaker, and writer, Dr. Horschig is a certified strength and conditioning specialist (CSCS) through the National Strength and Conditioning Association. He works with such athletes as international soccer players, MLB and NFL athletes, national-level Olympic weightlifters, and youth athletes.
Dr. Horschig's writing is published in numerous professional journals. A piece coauthored by Dr. Horschig and Travis Neff appeared in the International Journal of Sports Physical Therapy and presented a new way to periodize a weight-training program with the back squat after ACL reconstruction.
A competitive Olympic weightlifter since 2005, Dr. Horschig placed sixth in the 2011 US Nationals. He lives in Kansas City with his wife and practices at Boost Physical Therapy & Sport Performance, where he helps athletes of all ages and skill levels decrease pain and return to the sports they love.