Dr. Brian Murphy is a licensed chiropractic physician, a licensed massage therapist, and a certified strength and conditioning specialist with a Masters Degree in Nutrition. He earned his undergraduate Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise Science from Bridgewater State University. Dr. Murphy received his Doctorate and Masters of Science degrees from Bridgeport University.
Dr. Murphy is at the forefront of treatment for soft tissue and musculoskeletal disorders. Some of the therapies he provides are Active Release Technique (ART), Graston Technique, corrective and rehabilitative exercise, deep tissue technique, muscle energy and stretching, as well as joint mobilization.
Presently, Dr. Murphy is studying and implementing the movement assessment tools and spinal stabilization methods from the countries’ leading experts in these fields. . Dr. Murphy stays up to date by annually attending multiple seminars regarding analysis and treatment of musculoskeletal pain syndromes.
Dr. Murphy uses the diagnostic systems of the Titleist Performance Institute (TPI), the Selective Functional Movement Assessment and manual Orthopedic Testing to clinically assess his patient’s movement and pain patterns.
“I’m in this field of expertise because I love working with people. There is an indescribable feeling of joy and satisfaction when you help someone with their pain and teach them how to care for their body.” – Dr. Brian Murphy
I like exercise and I practice what I preach. Weight training with lifts like the dead-lift while challenging yourself physically with good technique can actually lower your risk for low back pain and other de-conditioning pathologies that plague our American Spines.