Northwest Integrative Medicine - Sports Injuries, Sports Performance, Injury Prevention
Bio & Description
Dr. Lecovin is a chiropractor, naturopathic physician and acupuncturist. He graduated from the Los Angeles College of Chiropractic in 1990 with a Bachelor of Science in Biology and Doctor of Chiropractic, earned a Masters in Nutrition from the University of Bridgeport in 1992, and then went on to complete the Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine and Masters in Acupuncture programs at Bastyr University in 1994. Dr. Lecovin completed another Masters in Exercise Science from California University of Pennsylvania in 2015. He holds additional certifications in exercise and nutrition from the National Strength and Conditioning Association (CSCS), International Society of Sports Nutrition (CISSN- ISSN Diploma), International Olympic Committee (Sports Nutrition Diploma) and National Academy of Sports Medicine (CPT CES PES FNS WLS), where he is also a Master instructor.
Area of Expertise (Sports and Body Areas)
Dr. Lecovin specializes in treating musculoskeletal pain and sports injuries by integrating trigger point acupuncture/dry needling, soft tissue release, joint manipulation, corrective exercise and nutrition. In addition, he combines exercise and nutrition for weight loss, weight gain, performance enhancement and wellness. He enjoys treating endurance athletes of all kind including cyclists, triathletes, and runners.
Background and Personal Athletic Experience
I am an “evidence based” cross-fit style athlete. My past experience has been with recreational team sports such as tennis, rugby and soccer. Currently I am focused on strength and high intensity interval training. I am also an avid water skier.
Affiliations with other Hospitals, Clinics, Clubs, Teams, etc.
I am affiliated with the National Academy of Sports Medicine and Trigger Point Performance as a Master Instructor. I am also a member of the International Society of Sports Nutrition. I have lectured nationally on sports performance, performance nutrition and sports injuries and am a contributor to the NASM blog on a variety of nutrition and exercise related topics.
Services & Rates
- Trigger Point Acupuncture/Dry Needling
- Soft Tissue Release
- Joint Manipulation
- Corrective Exercise
- Performance Nutrition
GritLink U Content by Dr. Geoff Lecovin
In this quick-reference guide, Dr. Geoff outlines best nutrition practices to prevent injuries and improve reh…
Jun 13, 2020
Dr. Geoff Lecovin gives a food-first approach to sports nutrition for injury prevention and rehabilitation.
Jun 12, 2020
As a competitive athlete, aiming to be faster, higher and stronger are often primary goals. How…
Dec 03, 2019
Fat plays an essential role in our diets and health, especially polyunsaturated fatty acids. These include&hel…
Oct 15, 2019
Foam rolling or “tool-assisted self-manual therapy” is a popular form of self-myofascial release (SMR) that I&…
Oct 13, 2019