Movement From The Ground Up-More Info
Dr Splichal actively sees patients out of her office in Manhattan, NY with a speciality in sports medicine, biomechanics and forefoot surgery. Dr Splichal takes great pride in approaching all patients through a functional approach with the integration of full biomechanical assessments and movement screens. Dr Splichal is actively involved in the correction of movement dysfunctions as it relates to sports injury and frequently performs manual therapy techniques including joint mobilization and trigger point release.
Dr Splichal is actively involved in barefoot training research and barefoot education as it relates to athletic performance, injury prevention and human movement dysfunction. Dr Splichal has presented her research and barefoot eduction both nationally and internationally, with her barefoot programming in over 10 countries worldwide.
Due to her unique background Dr Splichal is able to serve as a Consultant for some of the top fitness, footwear and orthotic companies including NIKE, Trigger Point Performance Therapy, Aetrex Worldwide, Crunch Fitness and Sols.
Degrees/Certifications: Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (DPM), Master's in Public Health (Fall Reduction), M.S. Human Movement, NASM-CES, NASM-PES, NSCA-CPT
It is the mission of EBFA to change the way the health and fitness industry looks at movement and programming from the ground up. Through our evidence-based education in barefoot science, the foot & ankle and gait assessment, EBFA’s programming can benefit every professional who works in fitness, athletic performance and/or rehab. It is the goal of EBFA to bring barefoot science and foot fitness concepts to the forefront of the health & fitness industry - and every client’s programming.
It is the goal of EBFA to bring an awareness to health and fitness professionals globally about the power of barefoot science, foot activation and from the ground up training in the success of their client, athlete and/or patient results.
EBFA is dedicated to the research and development of barefoot science and training concepts as it relates to footwear design, injury prevention and performance enhancement.