Dr. Ali MAsoumi – SPORTS CHIROPRACTIC
Dr. Ali Masoumi received his Doctor of Chiropractic from the University of Western States. Interested in the field of sports medicine, he continued his education and received a Masters degree in Sports Medicine with a focus in exercise and rehabilitation. Continuing with his postdoctoral education, he is now a resident of a 4-year sports sciences fellowship program through the Royal College of Chiropractic Sports Sciences.
Dr. Masoumi is a Clinical Instructor at the Faculty of Medicine at the University of British Columbia. His responsibility is to teach clinical sports medicine and musculoskeletal health to family medicine residents. He is also a Clinical Instructor for second year medical students at UBC and teaches Orthopedic examinations of spine and extremities. He is the first Chiropractor in British Columbia elected to this prestigious role.
Dr. Masoumi is the official Sports Chiropractor for the Vancouver Football Club at the Canadian Premier League. VFC is one of Vancouver’s professional soccer teams playing at the highest domestic league in Canada. His responsibilities include the diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of injured athletes, alongside on-field coverage for their practices and games.
Working at prestigious events such as the IIHF Hockey World Juniors, World Cup of Lacrosse, UBC Men hockey team, IOC Americas Masters Games, World Cup of Softball, and PGA Canada are only a few examples of his recent experiences.
Strong proponent of evidence based practice; he is a Clinician-Member of the British Columbia Chiropractic Practice-Based Research Network, British Columbia Sports Medicine Research Foundation at the University of British Columbia. He also chairs the Conference Committee of the Royal College of Chiropractic Sports Sciences, where biannual evidence based, sports medicine conferences are held in Vancouver and Toronto.