Dr. Christopher Stepien

 

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Sports Therapy & Chronic Pain Resolution

Barefoot Rehabilitation Clinic

5 Eastmans Rd, Parsippany, NJ, 07054, United States

Academic Backround

  • BS Biology 2006 Franklin and Marshall College
  • DC Doctor of Chiropractic 2009 New York Chiropractic College

Specialties & Certifications

  • Full Body ART Certified
  • Full Body MAR/ID Certified
  • CSCS
  • CrossFit Level 1 Certified
  • Certificate in Applied Positive Psychology

Athletic & Training Background

  • HS Football and Baseball 2000 - 2002
  • D3 College Football 2002 - 2005
  • 1st Team All-Conference, Team MVP, Team Captain in D3 College Football 2005
  • Men's Rugby 2006 - 2015

Current Role Working with Athletes

  • I am a partner with Heroes Journey CrossFit in Parsippany, NJ.
  • As a doctor for athletes, I work with restricted ranges of motion to get athletes performing their lifts without form faults.
  • As a doctor for non-athletes, I resolve chronic pain and introduce a well-rounded fitness routine to keep them healthy.

Professional Philosophy

When mobilizing, stretching, or strengthening doesn't work, there's usually a reason for it. After thirty days of self-treatment, it's time to seek a diagnosis and well-rounded approach to all of the individual pathologies causing one's symptoms. Fitness has a very prominent place, but not in compensation for addressing other areas of life that are problematic.

"Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results." ~Albert Einstein

***I believe in everyone, all of the time.