Dr. Jan Dommerholt, PT, DPT, MS/MPS, DAAPM

Is a Dutch-trained physical therapist with graduate degrees in biomechanical trauma and health care administration, and a Doctorate in Physical Therapy.  He is a PhD candidate at the University of Aalborg in Denmark.  He is a Diplomate of the American Academy of Pain Management.  Dr. Dommerholt has taught many courses and lectured at conferences throughout the United States, Europe, South America, and the Middle East while maintaining an active clinical practice. He is a manuscript reviewer for 20 medical and physical therapy journals and serves on the editorial board of three international medical journals.  He is co-editor of four medical textbooks, has authored more than 60 book chapters and 80 articles on myofascial pain, fibromyalgia, complex regional pain syndrome, and performing arts physical therapy. He prepares a quarterly literature review column on myofascial pain for the Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies. Dr. Dommerholt is the president and CEO of Bethesda Physiocare®, Myopain® Seminars, Myopain® Seminars - India, and CEO of PhysioFitness. He is a lecturer at Shenandoah University (Winchester, VA, USA), and the University of Maryland (Baltimore, MD, USA), and a visiting lecturer at Srinivas University in Mangalore, India and the Universidad CEU Cardenal Herrera in Valencia, Spain.