Dr. Douglas Gold DC CCSP
Doctor of Chiropractic and Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician
Dr. Douglas Gold is a board certified Chiropractic Physician in the state of Virginia with 10 years of hands on experience. His passion is integrating soft tissue therapy and joint manipulation with functional rehabilitation and exercises to maximize patient recovery. He utilizes modern, evidence-based diagnostic procedures and treatment techniques, including the following: Active Release Technique, Graston Technique, RockBlade Instruments, Functional Movement Assessment (FMS), Rehabilitation Exercises and Kinesiology Taping. We work with people and athletes of all levels, from professional to weekend warrior, to aid recovery and promote maximal performance. As a former athlete and current active individual, Dr. Gold personally understands the effects injuries and everyday pain can have on patients.
As a student at New York Chiropractic College, he became certified in Active Release Technique and is currently full body ART Masters certified. He learned early on about the success of combining soft-tissue techniques with Chiropractic. He continued to pursue additional education by obtaining a Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician(CCSP) degree. He also has the honor of being one of the few recognized by Northern Virginia Magazine as a Top Chiropractor.
Dr. Gold grew up in Buffalo NY an active athlete participating in multiple sports including: soccer, baseball, basketball, volleyball, track and field. Currently he enjoys weight lifting, running, golfing, practicing yoga, and of course hiking with his English Springer Spaniel(Dakotah).
South Florida is where he decided to start his career. He had the pleasure of working with highly knowledgeable chiropractors close to the professional sports world. These athletes consisted of professional tennis players, golfers, major league baseball players, as well as Olympic triathletes. Dr. Gold takes pleasure in helping people from all walks of life, whether it’s to sit at a desk without pain, or finish your first triathlon.
Dr. Gold’s passion for Golf lead him to additional training as a Titleist Performance Institute Medical Professional, which is a highly regarded certification in the Golf Industry. He is able to evaluate golfers from a medical and a bio-mechanical perspective, which can greatly help golfers lower their handicap.
- Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician® – (CCSP®)
- Graston Technique Certified
- TPI Certified Medical Professional
- Active Release Technique® (ART®) Lower Extremity
- Active Release Technique® (ART®) Upper Extremity
- Active Release Technique® (ART®) Spine
- Active Release Technique® (ART®) Full Body
- Active Release Technique® (ART®) Masters Certified with Dr. Leahy
- Active Release Technique® (ART®) Complex Protocols
- Active Release Technique® (ART®) Nerve Entrapments
- Selective Functional Movement Assessment (SFMA)
Virginia Chiropractic Association
American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians