Mike completed his Masters of PT degree from the US Army-Baylor University PT program and Doctorate of Science degree from the US Military-Baylor University physical therapy-sports medicine program. Mike served as a PT in the Navy for 24 years and held Director of Rehabilitation positions at the U.S. Naval Academy, with the Navy SEALs, at Naval Medical Center San Diego and also served as the consultant to the Navy Surgeon General. Mike is an Associate Professor in the University of Nebraska Medical Center DPT program and faculty in the Evidence In Motion Sports PT Residency. His research interests are focused on optimizing outcomes following extremity injury.