Andy Michels, PT, MS

  • Managing Owner

  • Physical Therapist

Andy is a Physical Therapist with more than 25 years of experience treating orthopaedic, sports, and industrial injuries. He received his Physical Therapy degree from the University of Delaware and his Advanced Master’s degree in Physical Therapy and Athletic Training from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (providing rehabilitation and athletic training care for Tar Heel athletes on the football, baseball and gymnastics teams).  GO HEELS!! He was designated as a Sports Certified Specialist (SCS) and Certified Athletic Trainer (ATC) for 20 years. After receiving his Master’s degree, he worked at Greensboro Orthopaedics for 16 years,then started this practice in 2008.  He is certified in Dry Needling and cupping techniques. Andy is thankful for his 17 staff members and the opportunity to have 3 local PT clinics.

On a personal note, Andy is thankful for his family, Christian faith, health, and living in Oak Ridge.  He has three fantastic children and attends Westover Church in Greensboro.  He has been involved in the local community through church, soccer coaching, Boy Scouts, Run the Ridge and the ‘Merchants of Oak Ridge’.  He enjoys time with family and friends, as well as, running, CrossFit, travel, boating, and camping.

Education And Certifications

  • Masters in Physical Therapy and Athletic Training, University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill

  • Bachelors, Physical Therapy – University of Delaware

  • NC Licensed Physical Therapist and Certified Athletic Trainer

  • Athletic Trainer-Retired