5 Exercises for Rotator Cuff Pain
Rotator cuff injuries are very common as the shoulder is a highly utilized area of the body. The rot...
Dr. Alan Naim, D.C., Q.M.E. is the Senior Staff Doctor and Director of the Premiere Clinic. He completed his undergraduate studies and received his Bachelors of Science degree (B.S.) in Exercise Physiology from the University of Southern California (USC) and later went on to earn a concurrent degree in Human Biology (B.S.) and Doctorate degree in Chiropractic Medicine from Cleveland Chiropractic University.
Dr. Naim’s research and professional interest lies in examining effective strategies in delivering the most comprehensive physical rehabilitation, sports medicine and wellness programs, without the need for surgery or medication.
He has received specialized training in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of complex pain disorders including herniated/degenerated discs, arthritic joint disorders, muscle/nerve conditions and headaches. Dr. Naim has also completed post-graduate programs in diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of sports and occupational injuries (repetitive/cumulative trauma). He holds degrees as a Qualified Medical Examiner (Q.M.E) and an Industrial Disability Examiner.
Dr. Naim is often invited to participate as a volunteer event / team physician for sporting events locally and nationally (Association of Surfing Professional Tour, Ultimate Fighting Championship) Some of his current patient population include entertainment celebrities, professional and Olympic athletes.
As an athlete in High School and College Track & Field teams, Dr. Naim participated as a competitive sprint runner on a City, State and National level. He still enjoys running, along with surfing, hiking and spending time with his wife and son.
Dr. Naim remains committed to furthering research and sound clinical practice in integrative pain and rehabilitation medicine that combines different, proven complementary approaches to relieving acute and chronic pain and promote healthy living.