Michael Turnwald, PT, DPT, CSCS
Mike grew up farming in Kalida, OH. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Health Science and Exercise Science from Ohio State University in 2014 where he assisted in teaching advanced anatomy for undergraduates. Mike then went on to receive his Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from the University of Pittsburgh in the Spring of 2017. Along with his traditional education, Mike has spent time with the strength and conditioning programs of both The Ohio State University and the University of Pittsburgh working with swimming, diving, volleyball, basketball, golf, hockey, track and field, and soccer as well as becoming a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist. Outside of school, he has worked with adaptive sports including ice hockey, wheelchair basketball, and instructional running clinics. He also has experience with the CDC and NIOSH testing personal protective equipment (PPE) and environmental testing of firefighter gear. Mike’s interests include rehab and preventative measures for hockey and gymnastics, the management of chronic pain and scoliosis, as well as adaptive and Paralympic sports. Outside of work, Mike enjoys travelling, hiking state and national parks, and running with his soon-to-be wife Sue.