TITLEIST PERFORMANCE INSTITUTE (TPI) MEDICAL LEVEL 3 CERTIFIED
Michele received her training to be a Certified Athletic Therapist from the University of Connecticut and she went on to further her studies in receiving her Masters in Sports Medicine from the University of Florida with a residency in Sports Biomechanics with a research interest in 3D Golf Biomechanics. Michele herself is a former competitive golfer and has continued to pursue her studies in sports medicine by studying the relationship between functional movements, injury prevention and performance enhancement in golfers. Her interest in 3D golf biomechanics also led her to work with the University of Florida’s NCAA Division 1 Golf team, NCCGA Team, and LPGA players.
Throughout her experiences, Michele has treated many different orthopedic conditions and injuries, both acute and chronic from youth athletes to adults for active daily living. She enjoys analyzing human movements to find the cause of injury and pain, then using manual therapy techniques and exercise and massage to help improve and correct the imbalances
A major interest is helping golfers improve their game and prevent and manage common injuries. In addition to golf biomechanics, Michele has also been trained in the analysis of Gait & Running mechanics, Jumping mechanics & ACL injury prevention programs. Using biomechanics analysis as a tool, she is able to identify physical limitations and find the relationship between limitation and injury.
Michele is fluent in English, Mandarin, and Cantonese.