Dr. Michael Penkin
Dr. Michael Penkin was born and raised in the Town of Greece, NY, attending Greece Athena High School. As a student-athlete, Dr. Penkin excelled both on and off the field, earning High Honors with Distinction as well as earning All-Greater-Rochester Football Honors. He went on to attend Alfred University, continuing his athletic career playing four years of football, earning all conference honors and being selected as a team captain.
After graduating Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering, Dr. Penkin went on to work for Lockheed Martin – Systems Integration – Owego, where he worked in the Foreign Military Sales department of Naval Helicopters. As a lifelong athlete, Dr. Penkin has been a chiropractic patient for the majority of his athletic career and realized his true passion for the profession after suffering from back problems without resolve. Knowing the true benefits of chiropractic, he left Lockheed Martin to pursue a career in the profession.
As a student, Dr. Penkin excelled in the classroom, worked diligently in the student life and admissions offices, and also was a student technique tutor. Additionally, he became a natural professional bodybuilder with the World Natural Bodybuilding Federation (WNBF), after winning the 2010 INBF Amateur World Heavyweight Class.
Dr. Penkin is incredibly excited to provide care for athletes of the Rochester area as a highly trained sport chiropractor. As a former collegiate athlete, competitive powerlifter, and natural professional bodybuilder, Dr. Penkin understands the importance of maintaining peak physical condition in order to obtain optimal quality of life as well as improve athletic performance. Please contact him anytime by email at: email@example.com.