Dr. Robert V. Duvall Bio

Dr. Robert V. Duvall DPT, MPT, ATC, MGFI
Doctor of Physical Therapy
Master of Physical Therapy
Athletic Trainer Certified
Master Golf Fitness Instructor

Dr. Duvall earned his Doctorate in Physical Therapy and his Masters of Physical Therapy degree from Shenandoah University. Prior to attending Shenandoah University, he was an Athletic Trainer with the Virginia Tech Sports Medicine Department. While at Virginia Tech he was awarded a Graduate Assistantship with the football team during which he completed two years of graduate work in Exercise Physiology.

Dr. Duvall's expertise is in the comprehensive evaluation of the biomechanical relationships of the human body, and developing training and rehabilitative programs for athletes of all skill levels. Dr. Duvall specializes in developing custom foot orthoses for various types of athletes: Olympic, professional, collegiate and amateur. He is an expert in functional stabilization, conditioning, sports-specific training programs, and kinesiology.

Dr. Duvall is co-founder and Director of Fitness for ClubGolf Performance Center, the nation's premier state of the art Golf Specific Training Center located in Gaithersburg, Maryland. He also serves as Director of Education of the Master Golf Fitness Instructor Program of the Body-Swing Connection Seminar Series developed by Advantage Golf. He is a member of the Advisory Board for the Titleist Performance Institute located in Oceanside, California. He continues to actively participate in clinical research and contributes to the growth and advancement of golf fitness.

Over the past seven years, he has helped over 2000 professional and amateur golfers reach their peak performance. Dr. Duvall has treated and evaluated numerous PGA and LPGA Tour players. Dr. Duvall has been featured in publications such as The Washington Post, Baltimore Sun, and The Golf Fitness Academy seen on the Golf Channel.

Prior to opening Clubgolf Performance Center and Elite Performance & Physical Therapy, Inc, Dr. Duvall served as managing partner and co-founder of Spine & Sport Physical Therapy, Inc. in Manassas, VA. In addition to his clinical duties, he served as a physical therapy consultant to the Washington Redskins, and various local high schools. He is a member of the Medical Advisory Board for Healthy Back Institute.

Online Bio page at: http://www.losethebackpain.com/bobbyduvall.html