Highly Trained Palm Harbor Chiropractor

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IRONMAN NFL PLAYERS ASSOCIATION

FORMER PROFESSIONAL MMA FIGHTER

CONSULTING CHIROPRACTOR TO THE TORONTO BLUE JAYS

I’m Dr. Ryan Goodman, your trusted Chiropractor in Palm Harbor. My mission is to help you get your life back! We focus on improving your body to get it performing at it’s optimal state; reducing pain and improving your quality of life.

We are the fastest growing chiropractic clinic in Palm Harbor due to are excellent results and patient-centered model. Good 2 Go Chiropractic has been dubbed “the next level in chiropractic” due to our state-of-the-art facility and advanced treatment procedures.

D.C. (Doctor of Chiropractic)- Palmer College of Chiropractic.

Dr. Ryan P. Goodman graduated from Western Michigan University with a bachelors degree and received his doctorate in chiropractic from the prestigious Palmer College of Chiropractic.

CCSP® (Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician)- American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians™ .

This designation is a post graduate certification in chiropractic sports medicine. Chiropractors with this distinct designation have completed 100 hours of post graduate sports medicine training and have successfully completed a 250 multiple-choice questioned examination by the ACBSP™.

Acupuncture (NBCE Board Certified)

Dr. Goodman is certified in acupuncture through the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners (NBCE). In addition to the chiropractic education, an additional 100 hours of acupuncture instruction and successful completion of written board examination through the NBCE, must be successfully completed.

See Below for additional certifications and training.

Dr. Ryan P. Goodman Chiropractor in Palm Harbor FL, is the clinical director of Good 2 Go Chiropractic. He has extensive experience in caring for spinal and extremity related issues. These range from trauma related cases as a result of auto accidents and sports injuries to headaches and migraines. This accompanied with his comprehensive post-doctoral education allows Dr. Goodman to treat both the simple and complicated cases.

Dr. Goodman, being a former professional athlete himself, understands how the body moves, and how to get it to perform at its best. His doctoral experience consists of working with amateur and professional athletes, Division I collegiate programs, IRONMAN, NFL Players Association, EXOS, and various other organizations.

Selected Work History:

Chiropractic Physician / Clinic Director – Good 2 Go Chiropractic Palm Harbor, FL

Performance Physical Therapist – EXOS, NFL Players Association

Assistant A.R.T. Instructor – Active Release Techniques 2015 – 2020

A.R.T. Elite Provider – Frito Lay and Sims Recycling

Chiropractic Physician – Palm Harbor Chiropractic and Rehabilitation

Chiropractic Student Intern – Welsh Clinic of Chiropractic / USF Morsani Center Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine

Additional Certifications:

  • ​Active Release Techniques:
    • Full Body Certified (Spine, Lower Extremity, Upper Extremity)
    • Complex Protocols
    • Long Tract Nerve Entrapment
  • SFMA (Selective Functional Movement Assessment) Certified
  • Motion Palpation Institute Certified Practitioner
  • Graston M-1 Certified
  • FAKTR (Functional and Kinetic Therapy with Rehab) Certified Practitioner
  • RockTape FMT Level 1 & 2 Certified
  • Activator Methods Proficiency Level
  • National Academy of Sports Medicine Corrective Exercise Specialist
  • Kettlebell Athletics Coach Certified
  • FMS Certified
  • TRX Suspension Training
  • TRX Functional Training

Affiliations

  • American Chiropractic Association Member
  • Florida Chiropractic Association Member
  • North American Spine Society
  • Palmer College of Chiropractic Alumni
  • Adjunct Faculty Member Palmer College of Chiropractic – FL
In 2007, Dr. Goodman embarked on a life changing experience. He moved to Tokyo, Japan to pursue his martial arts training. During this time, he also studied Japanese language and culture at Nihon University. Focusing more on traditional Japanese martial arts or Koryu, Dr. Goodman trained in Shinto Muso Ryu, working with numerous high level martial artists in a variety of disciplines.

Dr. Ryan Goodman with Osato Sensei, a Sekkotsu (traditional Japanese art of bone-setting practitioner). It is with Osato Sensei that Dr. Goodman received his introduction into spinal manipulation.

After spending 2007 in Japan, Dr. Ryan Goodman then traveled to South Korea. It is in South Korea, that he re-focused his training on boxing, kickboxing, jiu-jitsu, and Mixed Martial Arts. In 2009, he fought for the Deep/CMA Heavyweight Title in Tokyo Japan, during the Japanese Thanksgiving holiday. Unfortunately, he was bested, and went on to an overall MMA record of 4-2.

Throughout his time living in Asia, Dr. Goodman would visit Thailand many times and staying there anywhere from 1 – 3 months at a time. In Thailand, he focused mainly on training in Muay Thai. This experienced allowed him to work with numerous world champions in boxing and kickboxing.

Currently, Dr. Ryan Goodman, Palm Harbor Chiropractor, has taken his athletic background to work with numerous collegiate and professional athletic organizations.

Dr. Ryan Goodman at the IRONMAN World Championships in Kona, HI (2013) with Sister Madonna Buder, known as the Iron Nun. She is current world record for the oldest woman to ever finish an Ironman Triathlon.

Dr. Goodman Chiropractor in Palm Harbor with Dr. Greg Rose at the Titleist Performance Institute in Oceanside, CA

Dr. Ryan Goodman with Dr. Faye Jones, instructing a course in Active Release Techniques to the Athletic Training Staff at the University of Florida in Gainsville, FL.


Dr. Ryan Goodman worked as a “Performance Physical Therapist” with EXOS and the NFL Players Association

As of 2019, Dr. Ryan Goodman, Palm Harbor Chiropractor, is the United States consulting chiropractor for the Toronto Blue Jays