Michael joined Pullano Physical Therapy in 2005. After leaving in 2018 to explore the home care setting, Michael returned to PPT in the fall of 2020. He is a graduate of Union Endicott Highschool class of 1997. He received a degree in Athletic Training from Penn State University in 2001 and went on to earn his Master’s of Physical Therapy from SUNY Upstate Medical University in 2005. With a background working with high level athletes, Michael enjoys working with sports related injuries with a focus on functional strengthening techniques. Other clinical skills include identifying postural and mechanical faults that result in chronic pain and reinjury. He also believes in Yoga as a valuable tool for strength and balance. Consistent with the Pullano PT treatment model, Michael relies heavily on one-on-one manual therapy techniques to accelerate the healing process.
Michael stays busy raising his 3 children. His hobbies include running, obstacle course racing, racquetball, and live music.