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David J. Kleba received a bachelor's degree in Natural Science from Indiana University of Pennsylvania in 1998 and achieved his master's degree in Physical Therapy at Shenandoah University in 2001.  He completed his Doctorate studies in Physical Therapy from Shenandoah University in 2018. David serves Duquesne's Department of Physical Therapy as an Assistant Professor and the Director of Clinical Education.  He continues to practice as a PT part-time at an outpatient orthopedic and sports medicine clinic in Cranberry Township.  Areas of interest include rehabilitation of shoulder injuries, with emphasis on overhead athletes, and injuries to the spine, sacroiliac joint and lower extremity.  David is a Certified Manual Therapist from the University of Saint Augustine, and an ASTYM certified clinician.


  • DPT, Shenandoah University, 2018
  • MS, Physical Therapy, Shenandoah University, 2001
  • BS, Natural Science, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, 1998

Research Interests

  • Orthopedic Sports Physical Therapy
  • Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction
  • Manual Therapy for the Spine & Extremities
  • Rehabilitation of the overhead Athlete
  • Youth Sports


  • PHYT 437 - Kinesiology