Michael Fink is a former Air Force Physical Therapist who does it all in physical therapy.

He is the chair at Lebanon Valley College and teaches at residency programs, online on Medbridge and holds live continuing education courses. He even creates PT medical equipment called Pearl Performance Belts and has a children’s book called Sammy’s Physical Therapy Adventure.

Michael served in the Air Force as a physical therapist for 10 years supporting the Special Forces Unit before transitioning to teaching. He describes his career progression and climbing the rank ladder eventually leaving as a Major.

He currently teaches predominantly differential diagnosis and manual therapy through Breakthrough. He is internationally recognized by clinicians who take his course.

He has gone out of the box with his PT professional career writing a children’s book – Sammy’s Physical Therapy Adventure. He also developed mobilization belts to improve product quality and brand belts for a variety of clients.

Recommended speech from Michael – University of Texas at Austin 2014 Commencement Address – Admiral William H. McRaven.


33:40 “You have ideas and those ideas can really change people’s lives.” – Michael Fink