Dr. Aaron Snyder received his Doctorate of Physical Therapy in San Diego from the prestigious University of St. Augustine and relocated to Chicago specifically to work alongside some of the most highly trained manual therapists in the country where he earned his Certification in Functional Manual Therapy™. Aaron’s experience includes working with the NFL’s Jacksonville Jaguars as well as many top level athletes at Bollettieri Sports Medicine Center has given him a unique skill set, including the assessment, treatment, rehabilitation and performance enhancement of elite athletes. Aaron has taken significant postgraduate training in the Graston Technique, used to treat soft tissue dysfunction, and Functional Movement Screening (FMS developed by Gray Cook) and can now successfully identify individuals at risk of injury by screening for dysfunctional movement patterns.
Aaron’s athletic background in football, soccer, tennis, and baseball has given him a great understanding of the stresses put on the body during athletic competition. His dedication to Functional Manual Therapy™ and his passion to provide the highest quality patient care shines through with each and every patient he treats. Outside of Body Gears, Aaron enjoys playing sports, snowboarding, wakeboarding, hiking, and juggling.