Faculty Profile

Priya Pockyarath

Assistant Professor

Physical Therapy


Dr. Priya Pockyarath is Assistant Professor in the Doctor of Physical Therapy Program in the School of Health Sciences at Indiana Wesleyan University. She received a BA in Movement and Sports Science from Purdue University while competing for their NAIGC Gymnastics team. Dr. Pockyarath then attended Oakland University where she received her Doctorate in Physical Therapy followed by a certificate in Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapy. Previously, she was a treating Physical Therapist, Clinic Director, and Site Clinical Coordinator of Education for an out-patient orthopedic practice. She is a Certified Clinical Instructor through the American Physical Therapy Association. Dr. Pockyarath recently started her own private practice with focus on treatment of athletes and active adults. Dr. Pockyarath is currently enrolled in the PhD in Human Movement Science program at Oakland University.

Physical Therapy

Oakland University, 2016

DPT - Doctor of Physical Therapy

Oakland University, 2011

Movement and Sports Science

Purdue University, 2008