Dr. Alesha Willis
Dr. Alesha Willis
ART Provider and Assistant Instructor
Dr. Alesha Willis received her Doctor of Chiropractic and Master of Sports Chiropractic degrees from Life University. During her clinical internship she provided Sports Chiropractic care in the Life University Sport Science Institute, where she worked with high-performance athletes including members of USA Rugby as well as elite members of US Masters Swimming, triathletes, cyclists, runners and golfers. She was part of the Life University Sports Chiropractic team providing care at many local athletic events, including swim meets, cyclocross and 10K road races and volleyball tournaments.
Prior to receiving her chiropractic and masters degrees, Dr. Alesha teamed with a Sports Chiropractor working as a licensed massage therapist for 10 years.
Dr. Alesha integrates Diversified and Activator chiropractic techniques with soft tissue therapy and functional rehabilitation in providing comprehensive care for improving performance and speeding recovery. She is full-body certified in Active Release Technique (ART) as well as being a lead instructor with them and is also SFMA Level 1 Certified and has studied extensively in a wide variety of additional soft tissue techniques including muscle energy techniques (MET), Active Isolated Stretching (AIS) and the Anatomy Trains approach to structural integration. Her analysis involves long lever muscle tests to help identify proprioceptive deficits and kinetic chain dysfunction. Dr. Alesha also performs comprehensive functional assessments that identify breakdowns in the kinetic chain so that corrective exercises can be implemented to further improve optimal proprioceptive and biomechanical function.
Dr. Alesha enjoys tennis, road and mountain cycling, rock climbing, yoga, skiing and hiking.