Three new members of the clinical team at WellSport, MidMichigan Health’s Sports Medicine Program, bring a variety of new services to the area for athletes and fitness enthusiasts, including nutrition counseling, sports psychology and sports-oriented physiotherapy.
David Bearss, DPT, CSCS, has joined the rehabilitation staff at MidMichigan Medical Center-Midland and the WellSport team. Bearss is a certified strength and conditioning specialist. He holds a bachelor’s degree in exercise physiology and sports nutrition from Central Michigan University and a doctorate in physiotherapy, also from CMU. Bearss is a seasoned athlete, former wrestler and avid runner who also has experience in bodybuilding and triathlon. He specializes in the analysis of the gait of walkers and runners and in repetitive trauma. Bearss has additional training in manual therapy and sports rehabilitation, as well as the treatment of shoulder injuries.