Boca Raton Football Club is excited to announce that Dr. Bruno Da Rocha has joined the team as the team’s Sports Chiropractor.
Dr. Da Rocha completed his undergraduate education at Florida State University and earned his Doctor of Chiropractic degree at Life University’s College of Chiropractic in Marietta, Georgia. Dr. Da Rocha recently finished his Master’s Degree in Human and Clinical Nutrition from the University of Bridgeport.
“We are very lucky to have someone like Dr. Da Rocha joining our staff,” says team president Douglas Heizer. “The well-being of our players is the pinnacle of what we do at Boca Raton FC and we are happy to add Dr. Da Rocha to our championship staff.”
Dr. Da Rocha has obtained the postgraduate designation of Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician ® (CCSP ® ) by the American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians™ (ACBSP™). The CCSP ® certification requires the doctor to attend a minimum of 100 hours of a 120-hour postgraduate program. This instruction is specific to physical fitness and the evaluation and treatment of injuries encountered in sports. Following the completion of these hours, the doctor must then take and successfully pass a comprehensive written examination. This training will aid the doctor in the prevention and treatment of athletic injuries by enhancing diagnostic skills and patient care.
“I strongly believe that the experience I’ve obtained working with high-level athletes in these last three years will be huge factors as I now work with getting that same success achieved in the past with Boca Raton FC,” says Dr. Da Rocha. “The club has had tremendous success in the last few years and I’m excited to be a part of the team.”
Dr. Da Rocha has helped thousands of patients recover from back pain, neck pain, rotator cuff shoulder tendinitis, sports injuries, headaches, tennis elbow, hip & knee strain, plantar fasciitis, TMJ, & other musculoskeletal injuries. He utilizes specialized myofascial release techniques along with gentle manipulation, & other therapies, including ultrasound, ems, laser, shockwave therapy, and, therapeutic exercises to treat joint and muscle pain.