Dip.Phty., Dip Manip Physiotherapy, PGD Sports Medicine, Reg Phty Acupuncturist. Since graduating in 1984 Michael has gained postgraduate qualifications in Manipulative Physiotherapy and Sports Medicine and is a registered Physiotherapy acupuncturist. Michael has a wealth of knowledge on musculoskeletal issues having examined on the Manipulative Physiotherapy Diploma from 2004 - 2008. He has toured extensively with Maori All Blacks 1996 - 2009, NZ Divisional Rugby 2000, 2002, and North Otago Rugby 1989 - 2008. He is a member of NZ Physiotherapy, NZ Manipulative Physiotherapists Assn, Physiotherapy Accupuncture NZ and Private Physiotherapy Association.