Physical Therapist, Area Manager
Michael C. Hastry, PT, DPT joined the Pivot Physical Therapy team in 2017. As an Area Manager, Mike is responsible for growth and management of day to day operations throughout northern Delaware. Prior to joining Pivot, he was employed at Penn State Hershey Rehabilitation Hospital and Orthopedic Institute of Pennsylvania. Michael’s wide-spread experience includes inpatient, outpatient and subacute rehabilitation. He has a strong background in manual therapy and sports-specific rehabilitation working with both professional and amateur athletes.
Michael graduated from Saint Francis University in Loretto, Pennsylvania with a Bachelor of Health Science and a Doctorate of Physical Therapy. In 2015, he and his research group earned the Pennsylvania Physical Therapy Association (PPTA) best research award for their work on The Relationship Between Surface EMG Activity and Force Production of the Infraspinatus Muscle in Shoulder Rehabilitation Exercises.
Michael is an avid triathlete, who has competed in many events. In 2015, he competed at the USA Triathlon Age Group National Championship in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. In 2017, he completed the Ironman Triathlon in Cambridge, Maryland which consists of a 2.4 mile swim, 112 miles of cycling, and a 26.2 mile run. Michael and his wife live in Wilmington, Delaware and enjoy golfing, and traveling in their free time.