Dr. Michael L. Clegg, M.D.

Dr. Clegg is a Physiatrist. A physiatrist is a medical doctor who specializes in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Dr. Clegg earned his medical degree at the University of Utah and completed his residency at the University of Wisconsin. Dr. Clegg’s expertise is in occupation medicine, sports medicine and non-surgical orthopaedic medicine. He is skilled in nerve testing (EMG studies), as well as precise fluoroscopically guided joint and spinal injections (trigger point injections). As a rehabilitation physician, he treats a wide range of problems. His goal is to decrease pain and enhance performance without surgery. He takes the time needed to accurately pinpoint the source of an ailment. He then designs a treatment plan that can be carried out by the patient or with the help of his medical team. This medical team might include other physicians and health professionals, such as neurologists, orthopedic surgeons and physical therapists.
Doctor • Stats


  • A.S. Major: General Science
    • Utah Valley Community College Honors / Extracurricular Activities
    • Orem, UT – Dean’s academic excellence scholarship
    • 1989-1991 – Dean’s high honor roll
    • Physical therapy aide at Utah Valley Medical Center
    • Intramural football, basketball and softball
  • B.S. Major: Psychology
    • University of Utah Honors / Extracurricular Activities
    • Salt Lake City, UT – Honors at entrance scholarship
    • 1992-1994 – Elected to Phi Theta Kappa National Honor Society
    • Volunteer for Sub-for-Santa fundraiser
    • Volunteer at homeless clinic
    • Intramural softball
  • M.D. Honors / Extracurricular Activities
    • University of Utah – Member of homeless clinic committee
    • School of Medicine – Volunteer at homeless clinic
    • Salt Lake City, UT – Member of radiation oncology committee
    • 1994-1998 – Intramural softball


  • Internship University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics
  • Madison, WI
  • 1998-1999
  • Residency University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics
  • Madison, WI – Chief resident of Department of Physical Medicine
  • 1999-2002 and Rehabilitation 2001-2002

Professional Memberships

  • American Medical Association
  • American Medical Student Association
  • American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Wisconsin State Medical Society


  • University of Utah Dept. of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Faculty advisor – John Speed MD
  • Conversion Disorder
  • Retrospective study of 60 patients
  • Data retrieval and analysis, Formulation of conclusions


  • Patient Non-Compliance
  • Grand Rounds: Herbal Remedies
  • Grand Rounds: Anterior Knee Pain
  • Grand Rounds: Low Back Pain
  • Adhesive Capsulitis