Born and raised in Hendersonville, TN, Dr. Chad McDaniel received his Bachelors of Science in Exercise Science at Trevecca Nazarene University in Nashville, TN in 2013. He was also an NCAA student athlete at Trevecca where he played four years of college baseball. Dr. McDaniel moved to Chattanooga, TN in 2014 when he began physical therapy school at the University of Tennessee Chattanooga. He earned his doctorate in Physical Therapy from UTC in 2017, and has been practicing physical therapy since 2017 in the Chattanooga region. Dr. McDaniel lives in Chattanooga with his wife, Jordan, and their two dogs Petra and Charlie. In his free time he enjoys hiking and camping with his wife and dogs.