Dr. CJ Epstein is a board certified Doctor of Chiropractic for Team Elite Chiropractic. Originally from Phoenix, Arizona he obtained his Bachelor’s Degree in Kinesiology from Arizona State University. He went on to obtain his Doctor of Chiropractic Degree from Palmer College of Chiropractic West, graduating with honors. As a member of the Palmer West Sports Council, he focused his attention on sports injury prevention and rehabilitation.
An athlete himself, he personally took a strong interest in effective, conservative, musculoskeletal treatment and understands the importance of athletes returning to their sport quickly without unnecessary invasive treatment. His clinical practice includes athletes of all levels and disciplines. Currently, he serves as the Team Chiropractor for the San Diego Padres.
Dr. Epstein approaches each patient with an open mind to provide the best treatment approach based on their individual needs and goals. He is recognized by the American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians as a Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician® (CCSP®) as well as a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) by the National Strength and Conditioning Association. Dr. Epstein also maintains certifications in Selective Functional Movement Assessment (SFMA), Active Release Techniques (ART), and as a Rocktape provider. Dr. Epstein appreciates all the activities San Diego has to offer. In his free time he enjoys being at the beach, playing soccer, running, snowboarding, strength training, and playing with his dog, Enzo.
Graston • Deep Tissue Laser • Rock Tape • Active Release Techniques • Myofascial Decompression • Joint Mobilization/Manipulation • Functional Movement Screen • Selective Functional Movement Assessment • Sports Specific Programming • Postural Restoration Institute • Dynamic Neuromuscular Stabilization