Research consistently highlights the advantages of collaborative problem-solving, with studies demonstrating that groups who collaborate and share information outperform individuals by an average of 13.6%. This collective effort not only fuels personal growth but also boosts job satisfaction and reduces stress levels.
At the forefront of this collaborative approach is Dr. Ben Bumguardner, a certified chiropractic sports physician renowned for his work with professional athletes across a range of sports, from NFL and collegiate football teams to track cyclists, wrestlers, boxers, and more. His clinic, Alpha Sports Performance Medicine, has gained exceptional recognition in the world of sports medicine, and a significant factor contributing to its success is the unwavering dedication of the team working alongside Dr. Ben.
One invaluable member of the Alpha team is Dr. Crystal Worth, an expert in Physical Therapy and Pelvic Floor Therapy. Dr. Crystal holds a Bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology from the University of Texas and a Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Texas Tech Health Sciences Center. With her athletic background as a basketball player, track runner, and cross-country athlete, Dr. Crystal brings a wealth of experience to her role. Beyond her commitment to helping athletes and individuals at Alpha Sports, she is a devoted mother of three and enjoys various activities such as hiking, fitness, basketball, and yoga.
Dr. Mitch Scarmardo, a Chiropractor, plays a vital role in bridging the gap between rehabilitation and performance in physical medicine. With a Master’s degree in Strength and Human Performance and a Doctor of Chiropractic from Parker University, Dr. Mitch’s expertise is complemented by his certifications in various techniques, including RockTape, Dry Needling, FDM, FMS, and CrossFit. His athletic background includes high school baseball, collegiate bowling at Texas A&M, and coaching and competing in CrossFit.
Kenny, a skilled Massage Therapist, brings his extensive experience to Alpha Sports. As one of the massage therapists for the Dallas Stars NHL team, Kenny’s expertise is second to none. With a background in exercise science and several certifications in massage techniques, including Swedish massage, trigger point therapy, deep tissue, and sports massage, Kenny is dedicated to ensuring athletes receive optimal care.
The exceptional team working alongside Dr. Ben has been instrumental in Alpha Sports Performance Medicine’s success. Their relentless dedication has propelled the clinic to take charge of ‘Athlete Recovery’ services at major events like TFX and BCS Classic, providing over 1000 athletes with optimal performance support. Through collaborative efforts, they not only help athletes achieve their full potential but also enhance job satisfaction and reduce stress levels, truly embodying the power of teamwork at Alpha Sports Performance Medicine.
To know more about the Team behind Alpha, visit their website here.