Mike L. Walters LMT, PTA, EMT-B
Mike has been a practicing massage therapist for approximately 25 years. He is also a Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) and Emergency Medical Technician-Basic (EMT-B). Mike’s passion in massage is working with active individuals and athletes of all levels; as well as dealing with individuals recovering from surgery or dealing with chronic medical issues.
Mike is a member of the Sports Medicine Society of USA Weightlifting (USAW) and holds a position on the Sports Medicine Committee as the Director of Massage Services. He is also a member of the US Olympic Committee (USOC) Volunteer Medical Program serving members of Team USA.
Teaching has included Teacher Assistance at the Baltimore School of Massage (during private ownership); Harrisburg Area Community College and the Lancaster School of Massage. He is presently with Lancaster School of Massage and teaches Sports Massage.
He has and continues to serve as coordinator of massage services at other sports events as well. When circumstances permit, he has massage therapy students accompany him to shadow or to work under supervision according to their school standards at different types of sporting events.
He is presently the owner of An Athlete’s Edge, Sports Massage & Therapeutic Bodywork in Mechanicsburg, PA. The office sees numerous active individuals and athletes, some of whom have run Boston Marathon, Chicago Marathon; IronMan races, Half & Full; World Championship events and numerous other events throughout the US and the world.