Dr. Ryan Price earned his Bachelor's degree from Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, Texas in 2000. While at Sam Houston State, Dr. Price was a three-year letterman on the football team. Upon graduation, he worked at The Cooper Institute for Aerobics Research, where he gained experience in weight management, nutrition, and exercise science. Dr. Price is certified as a Master Fitness Specialist through The Cooper Institute.
Dr. Price attended Parker College of Chiropractic in Dallas, where he earned his Doctorate of Chiropractic in May of 2004. He has held associate positions in both a medical office and a chiropractic office. Dr. Price has completed extensive continuing education and clinical work in the care and treatment of athletic injuries and management of physical fitness to become a Certified Chiropractic Sports Practitioner.
As a Certified Chiropractic Sports Practitioner and Active Release Technique Provider, Dr. Price is better able to serve and understand the needs of athletes and active individuals. While manipulation of the spine is a key component of treatment, stabilizing and strengthening the muscles is imperative in achieving peak results.
Dr. Price was first introduced to chiropractic as a young athlete, who was experiencing the wear and tear that can occur to individuals who are involved in athletic activities. On the recommendation of one his coaches, he sought treatment with a chiropractor. He noticed a decrease in pain and improvement in function. Because of the benefits that he experienced due to his chiropractic care while playing football in college and a desire to help others, Dr. Price chose to pursue his Doctorate of Chiropractic.
Dr. Ashley Franklin's experience with chiropractic as an athlete inspired her to become a chiropractor, focusing on the treatment of sports-related injuries. Throughout her athletic career, she noticed a lack of female sports doctors and that inspired her to pursue her Doctorate of Chiropractic.
As a standout athlete in Track & Field in Rancho Cucamonga, CA, she received a scholarship to the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. While at UNLV, she received numerous awards, including Mountain West Conference All Academic, NCAA Division I All American 2013, and NCAA Division I All Academic 2013. Regular chiropractic treatment during training and competition showed her how the soft tissue therapy, adjustments, and nutrition all complemented her training and ultimately enhanced her athletic performance. She received her undergraduate degree in Kinesiology from UNLV.
Dr. Franklin graduated Summa Cum Laude from Palmer College of Chiropractic in Port Orange, FL in 2017. She completed her internship with the team chiropractor for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Physical Chiropractic of Tampa Bay. Dr. Franklin's certifications include Active Release Techniques Upper Extremity and Lower Extremity. Outside of the office, she enjoys Olympic weightlifting and ice skating.