MSPT – Master of Science in Physical Therapy
Cert MDT – Certified McKenzie Method
Cert ART – Certified Active Release Technique
Dave is a center manager and physical therapist at our Northeast Grand Rapids clinic. He received his Master of Science in Physical Therapy at Grand Valley State University in 2001. He has completed numerous professional education courses related to manual therapy of the spine and extremities. Dave has received medical certifications from the McKenzie Institute, Active Release Techniques (ART Full Body), American Institute of Balance, and the Titleist Performance Institute (TPI). He has a variety of clinical specializations for the treatment of temporomandibular joint dysfunctions (TMD), headaches, spinal disorders, vestibular impairments, balance disorders, fall risk screening and prevention, and concussion management. Also, Dave has been trained by TPI to properly assess and treat golfers with dysfunctional and/or painful golf swings.
In his spare time, Dave enjoys playing hockey, golfing and spending time with his wife and two children.
Grand Valley State University 2001
You guys are awesome! Thanks so much for all you have done. I can tell you really care about what you do by the way you treat people and talk to them like regular people and just a patient. I’ll miss you a lot. It is nice to have my shoulder back. God bless.Karlyn