Professor of Exercise Science
Dr. Tim Morgan
As the basis of his sports therapy practice, Dr. Morgan combines a deep understanding of human functional biomechanics with excellent diagnostic skills and a unique combination of manual and movement based corrective therapies. This clinical approach allows for the prescription of innovative, functionally based strategies in the treatment of a wide range of musculoskeletal conditions.
Dr. Morgan obtained his doctorate degree in 1995 with honors from the Los Angeles College of Chiropractic, and his baccalaureate degree in 1990 from Westfield State University, where he played NCAA varsity hockey. In 1999, he was awarded certification status as a Chiropractic Sports Physician (CCSP) by the American Board of Chiropractic Sports Physicians (ACBSP). He continued his post-doctorate education from 1999 through 2001, and served as chairperson of the Sports Physician Diplomate Program offered by the National University of Health Sciences. Additionally, in 2001 he was certified as a Strength & Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) with the National Strength & Conditioning Association (NSCA), and has earned the Certified Clinical Nutritionist (CCN) distinction from the International & American Associations of Clinical Nutritionists (IAACN).
In 2005, Dr. Morgan accepted a faculty assignment within the Exercise and Health Sciences department at the University of Massachusetts Boston. Dr. Morgan instructs courses in subjects including Kinesiology, Strength & Conditioning, Conditioning for Performance and Applied Biomechanics. He has lectured for the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), the Boston Sports Medicine & Performance Group (BSMPG), and is an editorial board member of Training & Conditioning Magazine.
The American Association of Cycling Team Doctors (AACTD) granted Dr. Morgan Elite membership status in 2007 in recognition of his professional training and his past experience working with professional cycling teams and for his continued commitment to the sport at the local level.
Dr. Morgan has been involved with several professional partnerships, and is currently consulting and practicing out of his Wellesley Hills, MA clinic. He has worked with athletes at all levels, including the NHL, NFL, NBA, MLB, NCAA, pro cycling, Ironman, and Olympic levels. Additionally, he works with local youth, high school, club and masters athletes. Dr. Morgan resides in Holliston, MA, with his two daughters. He continues to compete at the masters level in both hockey and cycling.