- Bachelor of Science, Exercise Physiology, University of Dayton, 2013
- Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT), Duke University, 2016
- Sports Physical Therapy Residency, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, 2017
- Board Certified Specialist in Sports Physical Therapy
Mitch is a board certified specialist in sports physical therapy, a certified strength and conditioning specialist, and a USA Weightlifting level 1 sports performance coach. He has a passion for strength and conditioning and sports performance and is looking to grow these areas in the field of Physical Therapy. Mitch gained experience in sports physical therapy with the NHL's Carolina Hurricanes from 2014-2016 and with Team USA at the 2015 World University Games. He has also been a strength coach at the University of Dayton, Bo Jackson's Elite Sports and Donskov Strength and Conditioning in Columbus.
At Ohio State, Mitch is a member of the Barbell Medicine team and Endurance Medicine team. He specializes in performing video analysis of power and Olympic lifting technique, as well as video analysis for running gait. He has a clinical interest in rehabilitation of the overhead athlete and return to sport following ACL reconstruction. He is also certified in dry needling and incorporates this into his treatment sessions. He currently practices at Bo Jackson's Elite Sports in Hilliard where he implements screening, prevention, recovery and sports performance strategies for their athletes.