Dr. Smith’s past clinical experiences include being a chiropractor for the Washington Redskins Cheerleaders; the 2007 National Bench Press and Powerlifting Championship competitors; the 2008 USA Judo Championship and Olympic Qualifier; as well as the chiropractor for the 4th-ranked figure skater in the U.S. from 2009-2012; and an MMA fight doctor in 2009.
Dr. Smith has delivered lectures to numerous medical professionals, Team in Training, Avon Breast Cancer Walk, and the U.S. Justice Department. His specialties include sports injuries and medicine, soft tissue injuries, and functional rehabilitation. With a strong understanding of personal injury, worker’s compensation, auto injury cases, as well as cases of chronic and acute pain, Dr. Smith built upon his experience and knowledge to become certified in the Graston Technique, Active Myofascial Release, Selective Functional Movement Assessment, and Functional Movement Screens. Dr. Smith has expertise-level experience in using RockTape for functional improvement and pain relief with patients, a method he has embraced for patients over the last 12 years. As a clinical trainer for a large group in the Washington D.C. area, Dr. Smith implemented and trained all of the clinical staff. He has been clinical director of two clinics, along with owning his own clinic in the Washington D.C. area. Whether fitting patients in custom orthotics, posture shirts, and bras, or handling nutritional supplementation of his previous patients, Dr. Smith’s clinical and speaking experience gives him the advantage; not only in the diagnosis of complex problems, but also in communicating effectively with both a co-treating physician and patients directly. He has the clinical knowledge, skill, and passion to make a strong, positive impact not only in the lives of his patients, but also in the city of Las Cruces. Smith Wellness is your go-to source for deep tissue massages, sports injuries recovery, worker’s compensation, and more.
In his personal life, Dr. Smith enjoys spending time with his wife and kids, strength training, cycling, and spending time outdoors. Contact our chiropractic clinic today to set up an appointment for back pain treatment, electrical muscle stimulation, chiropractic adjustment, or more. We serve patients throughout Las Cruces, Truth or Consequences, Lordsburg, El Paso, and Alamogordo.