Dr. Steve Horwitz is a graduate of Cornell University and the National University of Health Sciences. He was selected by the USOC to be the sole chiropractor on the US Olympic Team medical staff for the XXVI Olympiad. He has traveled internationally with USATF and been a sports medicine consultant to several D1 sports programs. He was appointed by the Governor to the Maryland Council on Physical Fitness and became Chairman. He was the Maryland director for the NSCA and was the co-chairman of Care & Prevention of Athletic Injuries program in Montgomery County, Maryland. He is the Founder of TeamSafe™Sports and is a provider of continuing education to health care providers and coaches in the areas of sports injury care, prevention, athletic development, and youth sports concussion management. An avid athlete, Dr. Horwitz competes in bodybuilding, powerlifting, and is two-time champion of the Tactical Strength Challenge Men’s Master’s Division.
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