From hiking to yoga, Mike Aponte has always loved being active. There’s no question that his passion for physical activity is what steered him along his career path. Starting at The Swedish Institute of Health Sciences here in New York, Mike became a medical massage therapist with a sports medicine certification, an orthopedic massage specialist, and a certified personal trainer. Whether it’s an athlete recovering from an injury or an office worker with back pain, he works to help identify problem areas and develop a comprehensive wellness solution. Energized by seeing the difference he can make in people’s day-to-day health, Mike finds pain management to be among the most rewarding aspects of his work.
Favorite Quote: “Get busy living or get busy dying.” – Stephen King