About the Staff

At The Compass Rehabilitation Center, we place a strong emphasis on individualized care with treatment options designed to meet each patient’s specific goals. We provide a team approach to rehabilitative care, neck and spine health, sports medicine and pain management to restore our patients to their best health.

Our physical medicine and rehabilitation physicians are Ryan Topham, M.D., Michael T. Wheeler, D.O. and Curt J. Winnie, M.D..

Dr. Topham, a comprehensive interventional spine physician, joined The Compass Rehabilitation Center following a fellowship at Stanford University. He treats medical issues ranging from the neck to the lumbar spine, including medical issues of the shoulders and hips. In addition, as a former professional baseball player, he has a specific interest in the effects of sports related injuries to the spine and the appropriate medical intervention for treatment and rehabilitation. Dr. Topham also treats patients using ultrasound guided injections.

Dr. Wheeler is an interventional physiatrist. He joins us from his position as Medical Director of a pain management and rehabilitation facility in Flint, Mich. He is certified by the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and the subspecialty of Pain Medicine. He is also certified in Osteopathic Medicine by the Comprehensive Osteopathic Medical Licensing Examination Board.

Dr. Winnie joined The Compass Rehabilitation Center following an interventional pain medicine fellowship in Atlanta. He received his medical degree from the University of Michigan Medical School and completed his residency with the Mayo Clinic Graduate School of Medicine in Rochester, Minnesota. He is also Board-certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation with a sub-specialty of Pain Medicine.

All of our physicians are happy to accept new patients with or without a doctor’s referral. Our office staff will be pleased to answer your questions or schedule an appointment for you. We can be reached at (517) 337-3080 or toll-free at 1(888) 712-6999.


Meet our Staff