United Healthcare Summit

JULY 15 & 16

To Be Announced

Grand Rapids, MI

Jeff Carter, PT

(Topic: Diet/nutrition for healthier outcomes)

Jeffrey S. Carter, PT, MBA graduated Suma Cum Laude receiving his physical therapy degrees from the University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey and from Kean University in 1985. He graduated as the top-ranked student at GVSU when he received his MBA in 2007. Jeff moved from New Jersey to Michigan when he was recruited by Mary Free Bed in 1995 to be their headache specialist, chronic pain specialist, and because of his extensive orthopedic experience. Over the 37 years, Jeff has been a practicing PT, he has managed 6 PT practices and treated patients from pediatric to geriatric and from mere mortals to elite professional athletes. Jeff is also a clinical instructor at GVSU and Baker College. He has mentored hundreds of students from many colleges and universities. Jeff’s passion for Functional Medicine / Integrative Health is extreme and he has spent countless hours studying the works and research of the leaders in this field. Jeff owns and operates Apogee Therapy Center, LLC. Apogee opened in Sept 2012 and has three locations (Grandville, MI. Greenville, SC. Spartanburg, SC) and is the only multidisciplined Functional Medicine rehabilitation facility in West Michigan consisting of physical therapy, speech therapy, massage therapy, and nutrition therapy. Jeff’s wife, Chef Sharon C. Carter, RDN, LDN has mentored Jeff in nutrition science. Jeff has spent over 1,500 hours studying food, nutrition, and health science from world-renowned researchers and physicians. Jeff diligently personally applies functional medicine principles and loves to teach them to others.