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Northcentral December District Meeting
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Northcentral December District Meeting

When: December 11, 2019 – 6:30 – 8:30 PM



Beacon Physical Therapy
At Beacon Health and Fitness Granger
3221 Beacon Parkway
Granger, IN 46530

Speaker: Dr. Michael R. Messmer, DO, see bio below, will be speaking about percutaneous tenotmy for the treatment of ligament pathologies.

Agenda is as follows:

  • 6:30-7:00 pm
    Social Gathering
  • 7:00-7:45 pm
    Dr. Messmer Presentation
  • 7:45-8:30 pm
    • Discussion of future meeting locations, times and topics
    • Discussion of District functions moving forward and what do members want out of the District


Speaker Bio:

Dr. Messmer received his medical degree from Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine in Erie, Pennsylvania, and completed his residency at St. James Health Center in Chicago and his fellowship at Metro Health Hospital and Health Centers in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Board-certified in family practice and sports medicine, Dr. Messmer has worked as Sports Medicine Medical Director at Mount Carmel Medical Group in Columbus, Ohio, and at St. Francis Health Center in Topeka, Kansas.

He has also worked as team physician for two professional teams, the Columbus Rugby Club, and the Columbus Eagles women’s soccer team. Additionally, he is the team physician for the U.S. Olympic Weightlifting team, covering both national and international events.

Dr. Messmer is Medical Director for Beacon Health & Fitness, which includes the Sports Performance Clinic at Beacon Medical Group Sports Medicine Mishawaka. His medical interests are in non-surgical orthopedics including regenerative orthopedic medicine encompassing prolotherapy, platelet rich plasma therapy and percutaneous tenotomies for chronic tendon and ligament conditions.

His biggest passion is helping his patients achieve their goals. Dr. Messmer is an avid outdoorsman who enjoys backpacking and spending time with his family.

Medical Degree
LECOM-Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine

Franciscan Health Olympia Fields

Metro Health Hospital

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