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. Greg Guzman was born and raised in Wichita, Kansas. He earned his bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry from the University of Kansas. Prior to his transfer to KU, he was a member of the Central Missouri State University football team and was a two-year letterman on Ottawa University’s (KS) football team.
Upon graduation from KU, Dr. Guzman attended Logan College of Chiropractic in St. Louis, MO, where he earned his Doctorate of Chiropractic degree as well as a second bachelor’s degree in Life Sciences. In addition to traditional chiropractic adjusting, Dr. Guzman is Full Body certified in both Active Release Techniques and The Fascial Distortion Model. He is also level M1 certified in Graston Technique. These techniques allow Dr. Guzman to diagnose and treat all types of athletes – from generally active people, to young athletes, to professional athletes – in order to help them achieve optimum function.
In high school, Dr. Guzman was scheduled for a chiropractic appointment after every game day. With both parents being former college athletes and his father a head football coach, he was shown the benefits of chiropractic care throughout his career as a young athlete. It was through his successes that he became excited about chiropractic as a career path.
His passion and philosophy is driven by the desire to help people move better in order to feel better.
Dr. Cliff Collins received his Doctorate of Chiropractic from Parker College of Chiropractic in Dallas, TX. He received undergraduate degrees in Exercise Science, Anatomy, and Health and Wellness from Tarleton State University.
While pursuing his chiropractic degree, Dr. Collins began focusing his studies on soft tissue therapy and exercise rehabilitation.Dr. Collins has received multiple certifications, including Active Release Techniques (ART) and Fascial Distortion Model (FDM).
Wendy W. Compagnone, the owner of Premier Pilates, is a certified personal trainer and Pilates instructor who specializes in working with active individuals and providing sport specific training for athletes. She is also affiliated with Premier Chiropractic of Southlake, providing rehabilitation exercise programs for patients.
Since 2004, Wendy has been helping private clients and small groups reach their fitness goals. Her primary focus is on the importance of core stability and balancing the individual’s strength and flexibility. Most of the training is done on the multidimensional Pilates machine, the V2 Max Plus Reformer by the STOTT PILATES® Company. This style of training helps prevent injury and improves a person’s overall fitness level and athletic ability.
She received her Personal Trainer Certification through The Cooper Institute (CI) in North Dallas and initial Pilates certification through the Physical Mind Institute. Last year, she completed 90 hours of formal classroom instruction and 150 hours of physical review in the STOTT PILATES® method which incorporates modern exercise principles, and applies proven and accepted practices in biomechanics, rehabilitation and athletic performance enhancement.
Wendy grew up in New England, studied education at Boston College, and in 2000 moved to Texas. She is married with two children.