YOUR CHIROPRACTIC CARE TEAM

Expert Sports Chiropractor and Therapists

Who Understand Your Needs

DOCTOR OF CHIROPRACTIC

Dr. Lisa Covey

Enhancing our individual functional capacity is what makes chiropractic and ART so successful. My goal is to enable my patients to enjoy life to the fullest.

Learn More About Dr. Lisa Covey

Director of FitWell Chiropractic Sports Medicine, Dr. Covey graduated from Life Chiropractic College West, cum laude, where she continues to guest lecture. Dr. Covey is certified with the Spine Research Institute of San Diego which provides research and education in the area of traumatic spinal injury.

 

Dr. Covey not only treats the spine but also the extremities. She has treated the shoulders of professional football players, the hands of musicians, the backs of policemen and women, the feet of golfers, surfers and marathon runners. In addition she is a certified Active Release Techniques (ART) provider and specializes in all manners of soft tissue and repetitive strain injuries both of the spine and the extremities. For this reason, she serves as a referral physician for SF General Hospital, St Francis Spine Center and various orthopedic surgeons.

 

Dr. Covey treats and consults with a wide variety of athletes, both professional and recreational. Her philosophy and treatment approach stem from personal as well as professional experience. Whether you’re an athlete or non-athlete the same principles of prevention, remedy and recovery apply.

Chiropractic

Dr. Mae Li

You can achieve goals with your body at a higher level than you thought possible. I can provide the guidance to overcome those obstacles that’s holding you back. 

Learn More About Dr. Mae Li

Dr. Mae Li has long participated in sports and has been active her entire life in Hong Kong and in the United States. She suffered from a knee injury and chiropractic care empowered her to return to the activities she loves. Her passion for the body’s movement system as an athlete, together with her dedication to learning and helping people led her to become a Chiropractor. Dr. Li graduated summa cum laude with the Doctor of Chiropractic degree from New York Chiropractic College.

 

When it comes to musculoskeletal pain complaints, Dr. Li can provide the guidance to overcome those obstacles that’s holding you back, from sports-specific injuries to day-to-day strain injuries. She can provide a personalized care plan that gives you the tools you need to take control of your pain, while providing a firm understanding of the underlying root issues.

 

Dr. Li is a sports chiropractor. She is certified in Active Release Techniques full body (ART), Functional Movement System (SFMA/FMS), Functional Range Conditioning (FRC), Dynamic Neuromuscular Stabilization (DNS) Level A, RockTape (Kinesiotaping), Mental Health First Aid.

 

When Dr. Li is not in the clinic, she lives by what she preaches – that we are designed to move and that the freedom to move is the key to health. You can find her coaching badminton, playing tennis, rowing dragon boat, hiking, food adventure, or exploring new experiences with family and friends!

Dr. Heather Casey

I am passionate about helping people of all ages return to the activities they love and stay injury free long-term! 

Learn More About Dr. Heather Casey

Dr. Heather Casey is a certified Chiropractic Sports Physician that has been taking care of athletes of every background for over 15 years.

 

She has helped patients from many different backgrounds, ages, and activity levels. The common goal for all of her patients is to help them attain an increased level of health through chiropractic care, rehabilitation, and soft tissue therapy.

 

Dr. Casey can especially empathize with those who pursue events of endurance distance, as she has completed five marathons and two Ironman triathlons. She is passionate about helping people of all ages return to the activities they love and stay injury free long-term. Dr. Heather is Webster certified, and through this technique, provides gentle, effective, balancing care and adjustments for women at every stage of pregnancy.

 

When she isn’t in the clinic, she enjoys camping, trail running, and exploring San Francisco with her three young children and husband.

Dr. Alex Roman

Optimizing your movement through quality care is my passion. By you and I working together, I believe that we can facilitate your recovery.
Learn More About Dr. Alejandro Roman
 
 

Dr. Alejandro Roman has participated in soccer since middle school, where he encountered a range of sports injuries, and learned the importance of rehabilitative care. It became clear that pursuing the chiropractic field aligned with his experiences and his approach to holistic care.

During Dr. Roman’s time as a student at Palmer College of Chiropractic West, he became an active member of the Sports Council Team, where he treated athletes ranging from marathon runners to soccer players on the side lines. He is certified in ART with an emphasis in soft tissue techniques including IASTM, cupping, and rehabilitative movement. Alejandro’s philosophy follows that soft tissue care in conjunction with chiropractic techniques and an active lifestyle can alleviate musculoskeletal conditions.

During his free time, he enjoys sight-seeing, hiking, going to the gym, watching his favorite sports teams win, and taking photos.

Dr. Daniel Fung

My goal is to help you get back to doing what you love as quickly as possible.

Learn More About Dr. Daniel Fung

For over 24 years, Dr. Daniel Fung had the pleasure to provide the San Francisco Bay Area with innovative Chiropractic Care and soft-tissue expertise. Whether helping a tennis player heal an elbow; a yoga enthusiast recover from frozen shoulder; an engineer with neck pain or an Olympic boxer with a back injury, each client brings a unique story to his practice. He began his chiropractic career on the Active Release Techniques (ART) treatment team at the Ironman World Championships in Kona, providing high-performance care to triathletes.

 

While using modern, hands-on techniques to address spinal, muscle, tendon, and nerve conditions, He also focus on injury prevention with at-home exercises and lifestyle changes.

As a lifelong competitive tennis player, He understands the negative emotional toll of a sports injury. For many, sports go far beyond exercise. They are source of joy, community involvement and personal fulfillment. His primary goal is to get back to doing what you love as quickly as possible.

MASSAGE THERAPISTS

Nara Tucker, LMT, CHT

Nara has been a Certified Massage Therapist since 2000. With her many years of experience working as massage therapist and a background in engineering, Nara sees the body as an engineering marble.

She believes with the help of a skillful therapist, the body has the power to heal itself. As a passionate martial artist, Nara’s bodywork is focused on injuries and chronic pain with a specialization in deep tissue and sports massage. Her signature neuromuscular bodywork is greatly appreciated by all of her patients.

Paulene Harrell, LMT, CHT

Paulene has been a Certified Massage/Bodyworker for the past 25 years. She is a passionate and dedicated student of the body. Using an integrated approach to tune into individual needs of each client, she integrates blends of various modalities including Swedish, Deep Tissue, Craniosacral, Myofascial and Jin Shin Jyutsu.

What Our Patients Have To Say

Fitwell Chiropractic Sports Medicine

900 Noe Street, San Francisco, CA 94114

Phone: (415) 920-9766

Email: info@fitwell.com

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