Dr. Michael Swaby was born in Kingston, Jamaica where he lived for 18 years, then migrated to the United States. Dr. Swaby attained his doctoral degree in physical therapy from Florida International University in Miami. He was influenced to become a physical therapist by his two older brothers who were both athletes at the division 1 collegiate level. His passion for helping others developed through observing his brothers’ sports related injuries. Dr. Swaby completed a clinical internship at Holy Cross Orthopedic Institute with a focus in manual physical therapy and was employed with the organization shortly thereafter. He obtained his certification in manual therapy from the Florida Institute of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapy. Currently, Dr. Swaby is pursuing a Sports Therapy Certification, which will provide him with in-depth knowledge to treat sports related injuries.