Michael J. Barr, PT
Michael J. Barr, PT, DPT, MSR
Sports Medicine Coordinator
Michael Barr is a Physical Therapist and the Sports Medicine Coordinator at MUSC. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise Science from the College of Charleston. Michael then went on to complete a Master of Science in Rehab Sciences – Physical therapy from the Medical University of South Carolina in 2004. After practicing for 4 years, Michael continued his education and completed a Doctorate in Physical Therapy degree in 2008.
Since starting at MUSC in 2006, Michael is responsible for the day to day operations of the sports medicine program including overseeing MUSC’s athletic trainers, outreach program, and sports performance program. Michael is the team Physical Therapist for the Charleston Battery, Lowcountry High Rollers, and Outlaws Men’s Rugby team, in addition to a number of other area high schools, recreation, and club teams and leagues. Michael currently treats athletes from all over the Lowcountry out of MUSC’s James Island office.
In addition to his medical background, Michael is a former collegiate soccer player at the College of Charleston; as well as a former collegiate, youth and national level coach. Michael currently holds multiple soccer coaching licenses including a USSF “B” License and goalkeeping licensure.