Dr. John Vigil, or “The Stretch Doc” as he’s known to his patients, graduated from Texas Chiropractic College in 1999 and worked in Houston, TX. for 8 years before relocating to Las Vegas, Nevada. While working with patients, he discovered a true passion in the athletic community for sports and care related to sports injuries and preventative practice, as well as working with many day to day employees, students, and retirees.
Dr. John assesses each patient through specific palpation technique looking for various disruptions in the fascia tissue that can involve trigger points, compensations/over-compensations, myofascial disorders, neurological disruptions, decreased range of motion, and structural function (joint motion).
Once this assessment is complete, Dr. John executes a comprehensive plan to restore balance, function, and relief to the effected area utilizing Fascial Stretch Therapy™ (FST™), Myofascial Release Techniques,Percussion Therapy, Functional Training/Conditioning, and Chiropractic to restore a sense of well-being while also increasing flexibility and improving strength through every range of motion.
Dr. John is a Chiropractic Physician who is a Level 3 Medical & Fitness Fascial Stretch Therapist and a retired Instructor of 5 years for Stretch To Win Institute in Tempe, AZ. Dr. John is also a member of the International Association for Dance Medicine & Science.
Dr. John has utilized Fascial Stretch Therapy™ (FST™) on athletes of all ages who range from recreational athletes to professional athletes such as Ultra-Runners, Triathletes, Tennis Player, Dancers, Circus Aerialists, and UFC/MMA Coaches and fighters, as well as, every day workers, and weekend warriors!
Dr. John is also involved in many community aspects such as Breast Cancer walks, Climb the Stratosphere Stairs for American Lung Association, and coaching runners and triathletes for the Leukemia Lymphoma Society, all while having fun along the way.
Contact the office today to discuss how we can best achieve and accomplish your health and fitness goals together, as I look forward to helping!