Team Doctor (St. George Ravens)

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Adam Russell - Team Doctor

































































 

Duties and Services

Provide a continuum of care of site and injury prevention

General Duties

Treat athletes through the week and on game days if needed. Main treatments and services provided would include but are not limited to:

  • Rehabilitation (post injury and injury prevention)
  • Chiropractic adjustments/manipulation
  • Soft tissue therapy with emphasis on myofascial release therapy
  • Acupuncture with electrical stimulation
  • Supervised training programs with an emphasis on strength, power, endurance, mobility exercises.
  • As a team doctor I will be able to diagnose and treat musculoskeletal injuries and conditions on site through a variety of techniques and services.
  • This would also be also be good for future athletes to know that the team has a team doctor to provide quality care which could aide in the recruitment of athletes.

Game Days

  • Able to provide first responder services on game days as well as provide stretching, taping, warm up and cool down protocols when appropriate.

Throughout the season (preseason, during the season, off-season)

Team services can include but are not limited to:

  • Group Fitness testing
  • Concussion baseline testing
  • Functional movement screening for injury prevention

Education

  • Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College
  • Brock University
  • York University

Employment  Experience

Athlete Zone

Kinesiologist                                                                      

  • Physio Med
  • Kinesiologist/Chiropractor Assistant

Justine Blainey Wellness Centre

  • Kinesiologist

City of Mississauga

  • Parks Operations Crew Leader

Specialized Courses

  • Fitness Assessment
  • Mascolo-skeletal Anatomy       
  • Foundations of Motor Behavior
  • Clinical Biomechanics                    
  • Human Physiology
  • Foundations of Movement  
  • Human Growth & Development
  • Muscle Physiology & Exercise    
  • Motor Control & Learning
  • Metabolism                                     
  • Therapeutic Applications of Physical Activities

Specialized Trainings

  • Contemporary Acupuncture at McMaster University
  • First Aid/CPR         

Volunteer Experience:       

  • Bridgepoint Chiropractic and Rehabilitation Services
  • Niagara X-Men Football Club
  • Organized Hockey Leagues             
  • Mississauga Hockey Association
  • Milton Hockey Association
  • Streetsville Hockey
  • Brock University                                                        
  • Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College Intramural





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