Michael is a unique and gifted individual that has dedicated the last 20+ years to, building systems and techniques to improve your health in every facet, systems that are unique to the individual in that they are designed to re-balance your body to an optimal performance level.
Michael has spent many years working with local physicians, chiropractors, and therapists to create the most effective and efficient structural balancing programs available. Michael uses various therapies to not only regenerate the body but to rebuild it. Michael works with various people to accomplish their goals whether it is personal goals in fitness and sports or through physical therapy type work to heal the muscles. Michael uses exercise therapy, acupressure, connective tissue rehabilitation and other methods to help rejuvenate muscle damage.
Michael specializes in muscular balancing. He sees a need in this area that is in great demand. All too many people come to him looking to heal and rehabilitate their bodies. Michael has done a lot of work with muscular balancing and super slow protocol type methods to do just that. Pain is often the result of muscular imbalances in the human body, which often results in skeletal imbalances, structural imbalances, nerve impingements, weakened connective tissue, atrophied muscles, and premature deterioration of the joints. Muscular balancing is the solution!
Michael designs and streamlines a system of techniques to help you overcome your muscular imbalances to improve your physical well-being. As he says the body was designed to move; no matter one’s age, it was designed to allow us to do what we want and need to do.
Michael can help you navigate what is best for you by assessing your constitution, discussing your therapeutic goals, your health history, stress levels and help to identify where there may be a need for supplementation, nutrition, or creating an accessible plan with you; with an eye toward achieving your therapeutic exercise goals.
His clients report a consistent experience, with a respectful, peaceful andate, balanced environment. His method has been built with quality treatments, great relationships and integrity. We invite you to experience the difference that vibrant health and well-being will make in your everyday life.
Michael assists clients effectively toward their goals, with a "whole-istic" approach to healing; meaning consistent practice in the art and science of treating the whole individual. Whether you are receiving a treatment for acute or chronic pain or other health issues, nutrition or lifestyle consultation, or simply discussing your health goals, your situation and patterns are unique. Thus, reaching your goals will be as well.
Michael graduated in February 2018 with a degree in Naprapathic Medicine from Southwestern University of Naprapathic Medicine in Santa Fe, NM. Naprapathic Medicine is a holistic approach to wellness that focuses on connective tissue disorders. Damaged connective tissue, including muscles, tendons and ligaments, that can cause pain to slowly build and spread throughout the body. Naprapaths are highly trained in gentle manual techniques, natural/botanical medicine, nutritional consulting and supplementation. Michael is also certified in Chiropractic Bio Physics (CBP) Spinal Curve Correction Therapy emphasizing in structural rehabilitation of the spine and posture. These techniques are designed to bring the body into alignment and bring the client out of pain. Michael has a specific point of view and believes we can heal our bodies and move as we were designed.
Michael is a 3rd degree black belt in Hapkido. He is part of the World wide Chun Ki Association. Michael was drawn to Hapkido because of its practical and comprehensive self –defense capabilities; its spectacular kicking techniques similar to those used in Tae Kwon Do and Karate; joint locks, throws and safety falls similar to those used in Judo, Ju Jitsu and Aikido; hard and soft hand techniques, along with pressure point and weaponry similar to that found in Kung Fu and Kendo. Michael received his black belt from the founder of the Chun Ki association Han Young Choi; the only authentic 10th degree black belt in the world. Grandmaster Han Young Choi passed away in 2013 leaving a legacy to those he taught and inspired through his art and relationship to his students. Michael taught Hapkido and Tae Kwon Do style martial arts for 15+ years focusing on empowering kids and self-defense type techniques.