MPT, COMT, ATC
Brian graduated with a BS in Sports Medicine from Marietta College and received certification by the National Athletic Training Association (NATA) in 1999. In 2000, he received his Master’s Degree in Physical Therapy from Chatham University. For several years, he was a pediatric PT providing early intervention and school-based therapy services in NJ. After relocating to Raleigh, Brian shifted his focus to outpatient orthopedics. In 2013, he received a Certificate of Orthopedic Manual Therapy (COMT) through Maitland Australian Physiotherapy Seminars (MAPS) and Trigger Point Dry Needling through Institute of Advanced Musculoskeletal Treatments (IAMT). He has practiced at several manual therapy based outpatient clinics and is currently the clinic coordinator in the Department of Physical Therapy at UNC Healthcare.
Brian specializes in the treatment of complex spine dysfunction, running/throwing injuries and TMJ dysfunction. Most recently, Brian is involved with mentoring and program development for the University of North Carolina’s Orthopedic Residency Program. He enjoys mountain biking, CrossFit, and running but it all takes a back seat to spending time with his wife Jennifer and their 3 children.