Dr. Matthew Gaunt, Founder & Owner  Optimum DPT, PLC   Osteopractic Physiotherapy Specialists of Michigan

Dr. Matthew Gaunt, Founder & Owner

Optimum DPT, PLC

Osteopractic Physiotherapy Specialists of Michigan

Dr. Matthew Gaunt

Education:

  • Fellowship in Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapy, American Academy of Manipulative Therapy

  • Diploma in Osteopractic, Spinal Manipulation Institute

  • Doctor of Physical Therapy, Concordia University Wisconsin

  • Bachelor of Arts, Kinesiology, DePauw University

Certifications:

  • Blood Flow Restriction Rehabilitation, Owen’s Recovery Science

  • Spinal Manipulative Therapy, Spinal Manipulation Institute

  • Dry Needling, Dry Needling Institute

  • Biomedical Dry Needling for Sports Injury & Pain Management, FIT Institute

  • Athletic Trainer, NATABOC

Licenses:

  • Physiotherapist: Michigan, Wisconsin, Indiana & Florida.

  • Osteopractor

Memberships:

  • Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapists

  • Member, American Physical Therapy Association

  • Member, Academy of Orthopedic Physical Therapy

  • Member, Private Practice Section of the American Physical Therapy Association

  • Member, Michigan Physical Therapy Association

  • Member, Wisconsin Physical Therapy Association

Optimum DPT Elizabeth Petoskey Michigan Osteopractic Physical Therapy Specialists

Elizabeth Gaunt

Elizabeth is the practice manager at Optimum DPT.  A former national and international missionary, she is also a paramedic, providing advanced emergency medical care for the citizens of Cheboygan and Emmet counties.   And, as if that was not enough, she is also a certified hyperbaric technician.