Meet Our Providers

The staff at Foundations Health and Physical Medicine focus on treating the root cause of health issues. By addressing the cause of the problem, instead of just medicating the symptoms, it is possible to create lasting and meaningful relief.

Michael E. Zevitz, MD

Originating from Omaha, Nebraska, Dr. Zevitz studied and achieved a bachelor’s degree in History at Creighton University before continuing his education in Medicine at the University of Nebraska. After graduating from Nebraska’s College of Medicine, Dr. Zevitz relocated to Chicago, Illinois where he completed his residency in Internal Medicine followed by a fellowship in Cardiovascular Medicine.

Dr. Zevitz has been in private practice in Norway, MI since 2002 and has been an employed physician with Ascension Health and Aspirus Health since 2020.

Dr. Zevitz is Board Certified in Internal Medicine. He is Certified with the National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners as well as the Menominee County, MI Medical Examiner. And he is also Certified with the American Association of Medical Review Officers and performs DOT Medical Exams and testing.

When he isn’t taking care of patients, Dr. Zevitz enjoys riding his horses and spending time with family and friends. He is the father of two daughters, Erica and Laurel, and the grandfather of two girls, Skylar and Madison.

Dennis Murvich, D.C.


Dr. Murvich was born and raised in Kingsford, MI. He received his B.S. in Biology from Ferris State University where he was also a standout in track and field and cross country. He went on to receive his Doctor of Chiropractic degree from the National College of Chiropractic in Lombard, IL.

He has been in practice in Norway, MI since 1998. He lives in the country outside of Vulcan, MI with his wife – Jen, they have five children – Joe, Nick, Anna, Will, and Maria, two golden retrievers– Lucky and Cooper and a German shepherd- Duke.

Outside of his busy practice, he enjoys hunting and fishing with his family and is also heavily involved in coaching athletics with his kids.

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Jodi Wadge, PT, CSCS

Meet Jodi Wadge, a seasoned Physical Therapist and Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) bringing more than three decades of expertise to Foundations. With a rich background in treating diverse populations and addressing various injuries, Jodi is not only a proficient practitioner but also a 200-hour registered Yoga Instructor.
Devoted to the holistic well-being of individuals, Jodi is driven by a fervent commitment to restoring function, promoting wellness, and fostering balance in life. Her extensive experience and diverse skill set uniquely position her to guide clients on a journey to eliminate pain and enhance overall vitality. Join Jodi on the path to optimal health and a pain-free, balanced life at Foundations.

Gloria Peterson, PA

Gloria is a Board Certified Physician Assistant working since 2010 when she graduated with a Master in Physician Assistant Studies from Central Michigan University. Her bachelor’s degree is in Athletic Training from Carroll College. She is certified with the national registry of certified medical examiners and performs DOT medical exams.

She states that nothing has taught her more than the patients in front of her who felt there was a deeper underlying cause than the conventional medical model taught her to treat. This led her to numerous courses and training, to learn how to dig deeper and address the root cause of disease. She believes in empowering patients through educating and providing resources to learn to navigate their health as well. She believes each person is unique and by listening to a person, she can help patients reclaim their sense of vitality, energy, and drive to live a healthier and happier life! Having been born and raised in the UP, she loves outdoor activities with her family as well as sports, exercise, reading and all that a small town community has to offer

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