The Team

Chris Gerhardt PT, DPT, OMPT

OAI Clinical Ed Teaching Assistant
Richmond HealthQuest Physical Therapy
Phone: (586)636-3232

Dan Garr PT, MPT

Oxford HealthQuest Physical Therapy
Phone: (248)236-0035

George Carson

Clarkston HealthQuest Physical Therapy
Phone: (248)922-9001

Kyle Suminski PT, DPT

OAI Certified Instructor/Trainer
Mt. Clemens (Clinton Twp.) HealthQuest Physical Therapy
Physical Therapist
Phone: (586)783-7590
Kyle is an OAI Certified Physical Therapist and former collegiate outfielder playing 4 years at Ohio Dominican University where he earned a Bachelors of Science degree in Exercise Science. He earned his Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Grand Valley State University. Kyle also currently coaches youth federation (travel) baseball. Kyle specializes in rehabilitation of injured throwing athletes.

Max Wardell SPT, BS, CSCS, CAFS

Phone: (586)-747-6755
Max is the Director of Throwing at the Overhead Athletic Institute. He is currently completing his Doctorate of Physical Therapy at Oakland University in Michigan. After pitching collegiately for the Concordia University Ann Arbor varsity baseball team for two seasons he transferred to Oakland University where he completed his Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences with a concentration on Exercise Science. Shortly after Max's collegiate baseball career ended he began a three year apprenticeship under Ed Martel, the founder of the Overhead Athletic Institute, orthopedic physical therapist, and former professional pitcher. Max is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) through the National Strength and Conditioning Association. Max also has a certification in Applied Functional Science (CAFS) through the Gray Institute and is a certified Human Movement Specialist (HMS) through the Brookbush Institute. Max is an educational assistant for the Overhead Athletic Institute serving as a teaching assistant and instructor for the Martel Method continuing education course. Max is a throwing athlete rehabilitation consultant for HealthQuest Physical Therapy and has co-authored the book Rehab to Throw Like a Pro: The Clinician's Guide.

Mike Pizzimenti PT, DPT, CSCS

West Bloomfield HealthQuest Physical Therapy
Phone: 2487886100

Nick Desantis PTA, BS

Macomb HealthQuest Physical Therapy
Physical Therapy Assistant
Phone: (586)231-0043

Nick Shamoun PT, DPT

Novi HealthQuest Physical Therapy

Ryan Vinson PT, MPT, OMPT

OAI Head Clinical Ed Instructor
Macomb HealthQuest Physical Therapy
Phone: (586)231-0043