Michael graduated from the Durban University of Technology in South Africa with a Masters Degree in Chiropractic. After graduating he furthered his education in sports injury assessment and management and completed the Internationally Certified Chiropractic Sports Practitioner (ICCSP) certification and the International Certificate in Sports Chiropractic (ICSC). He also holds certifications from the Titleist Performance Institute and RacquetFit.
Michael spent a number of years working as the head chiropractor for a premier level club rugby and a high school rugby union team in South Africa. He has also served on medical teams, treating athletes at the CrossFit regional games and Ironman events. One of the highlights of his career was being selected as one of three sports chiropractors to treat the extreme athletes of the Nitro Circus while on tour in Durban.
He has a special interest in working with CrossFit athletes, weightlifters, golfers and tennis players. He has worked with athletes of all skill levels and abilities, rehabilitating them through injury, helping them achieve their goals.
Michael wrote the Australian Chiropractic board exams and moved to sunny Queensland in 2019. He worked as a locum in different clinics around the region before starting Prime Health & Performance. When he’s not working you might find him on the tennis courts, practicing at the driving range or out mountain biking on some of the local trails.