Dr. Leo working at Association of Volleyball Professionals (AVP) SoCal Tour 2018
Dr. Leo working at US Open 2019 Pebble Beach
Dr. Leo was born and raised in Japan and moved to Honolulu, HI in his teens. He grew up playing a variety of sports. He moved to the Pacific Northwest to attend college and received his bachelor’s degree in accounting from Oregon State University but pursued a (lengthy) career in health and fitness as a personal trainer due to his love of health and fitness.
He obtained a postgraduate designation of Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician ® (CCSP) by the American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians™ (ACBSP) which certifies those who specialize in physical fitness and the evaluation and treatment of injuries encountered in sports. He is also certified as a Functional Range Conditioning mobility specialist (FRCms), National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) Performance Enhancement Specialist (PES) and Corrective Exercise Specialist (CES). Dr. Leo is currently working on becoming a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) with the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA).
In his spare time, he enjoys functional training, Olympic and power lifting, running, and swimming. He also volunteers as a medical staff member for local sporting events (such as AVP, US Open, etc.). Dr. Leo loves spending quality time with his wife, family and their dog Arya.
Dr. Leo tries to live his life by keeping a quote by his hero Bruce Lee in mind, "To hell with circumstances; I create opportunities."
Dr. Leo Matsumoto, DC, CCSP