Dr. Alex Gacek holds a Doctorate in Physical Therapy and is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist.
As a recreational powerlifter, former college athlete, and recently a patient himself post ACL reconstruction, he understands the importance of communication and an individualized solution for each person he works with.
Alex has a background in orthopedics, working with clients across the spectrum - from high school level soccer athletes to masters level Ironman competitors.
Special interests include working with athletes of all ages, barbell athletes of all levels, and individuals post ACL reconstruction.
When he’s not working, you can catch Alex partaking in culinary misadventures, or trying to defy gravity’s never ending quest to oppose him in the weight room.
Certifications and Coursework:
- Doctor of Physical Therapy
- Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist
- Resarch Review Editor for sports research and ACL rehabilitation research articles