Dr. Chris Long, PT, DPT,        OCS, AIB-VRC, CSCS

Performance Physical Therapist 

Dr. Chris is a dedicated physical therapist who brings a wealth of local and professional experience to the team. Growing up locally and excelling in soccer at Starr's Mill and Concord Fire, he pursued collegiate soccer at Tusculum College. He earned a BS in Exercise Science from Georgia State University and a Doctor of Physical Therapy from the University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences. Dr. Chris further honed his expertise through an orthopedic residency with Upstream Rehab Institute. Additionally, he has coached with high profile clubs and high school teams in the Atlanta and Charlotte areas.

Dr. Chris's treatment philosophy centers on meeting athletes where they are, leveraging technology to build objective plans of care, and designing each treatment session to achieve the athlete's goals. He believes in the importance of not only reaching goals but also continually setting new ones. Dr. Chris enjoys working with individuals who share his motivation and mindset that there should always be something new on the horizon to strive for.

Dr. Chris is married to his wife Haley and they have a daughter, Aubrey, with their second daughter due in October of this year!