John Broussard, DO, CAQSM
Dr. John Broussard is board certified in Family Medicine and Sports Medicine (CAQSM). Dr. Broussard specializes in both regenerative and osteopathic manipulative medicine. He earned his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from Nova Southeastern University in South Florida and completed his residency training in Family Medicine at an osteopathic hospital, practicing in the urgent care setting. He then followed to complete a Sports Medicine Fellowship at the Institute for Non-Surgical Orthopedics in Florida. During his fellowship he provided in-office care to the North American Soccer League’s Ft Lauderdale Strikers among other athletes in South Florida.
Dr. Broussard has provided skills-based labs, supervised residents and medical students in osteopathic and sports medicine clinical settings, and presented at state conferences. He believes in using integrative medicine to help patients receive comprehensive care in one setting. Dr. Broussard strives to facilitate the healing process and improve vitality for patients by removing the barriers to optimal healing and providing the body with the essential factors needed to facilitate the recovery process.
Outside of the office, Dr. Broussard enjoys activities that promote unity of the mind, body and spirit, such as cooking, regular physical activity, time spent with mentors, and traveling with friends and family. He also enjoys partnering with the Hackett-Hemwall-Patterson Foundation to conduct medical mission outreach trips to Honduras and Mexico, where he provides much needed prolotherapy to underserved communities.
Brian Broussard PT, DPT, CIDN, TPI-M2
Dr. Brian Broussard is a Doctor of Physical Therapy, Co-Owner of Alliance Regen & Rehab, and the brother of Dr. John Broussard. He graduated form Louisiana State University and then went on to earn his Doctor of Physical Therapy Degree from The University of St. Augustine. He then went on to become Titlest Performance Institute Medical 2 Certified, Dry Needling Certified, and has spend the years working with golfers and runners exclusively. That experience and his path has led him specializing in sports specific rehab, with a focus on helping golfers and runners in the St. Petersburg Area and outside of the area to overcome injury, become more mobile and stronger, and continue to do what they love most!
Of the sports that Brian played, baseball is one true love. As a Pre-Physical Therapy Student, Brian knew immediately that he wanted to work with athletes and individuals who cared about their bodies and well being as much as he cared about his. He also knew that he wanted to provide a different standard of care compared to the traditional models of physical therapy. He continues to strive towards that standard with Alliance Regen & Rehab.
That passion for baseball and sports in general gave him an appreciation, background, understanding, and skill to help athletes in based and other sports with their physical therapy needs and sports performance goals.
Brian now specializes in golf rehabilitation and fitness, as well as a running rehabilitation and fitness. His passion is 1) helping golfers overcome golf-related injuries and improve their golf fitness and 2) helping runners overcome running injuries and become resilient runners!
Dennis Colon, PT, DPT
Dr. Dennis Colón is a Doctor of Physical Therapy and Head of Athlete Reconditioning at Alliance Regen & Rehab. He is a graduate of Illinois State University where he played D1 baseball. Upon completion of his undergraduate studies, he went on to earn a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from The University of St. Augustine. He is a former Doctor of Physical Therapy and Athlete Reconditioning Specialist for the Minnesota Twins!
His experience in high-performance sports has provided him with mentorship from some of the best minds in sports performance and rehabilitation. His understanding of Rehabilitation Sciences has been enhanced through continuing education courses in areas such as FMS (Functional Movement Screen), SFMA (Selective Functional Movement Analysis), Myokinematic Restoration, Postural Respiration, On-Base U, Functional Patterns, Sports Medicine Running Biomechanics and Return to Sport, Active Release, Myofascial Decompression, and Dry Needling.
Dr. Colón has worked in a variety of settings helping people regain, optimize, and enhance athletic performance. Over the course of his career, he has worked extensively with overhead athletes, concentrating on treating throwing and running related injuries in athletes. Presently, he is continuing his education by specializing in athlete monitoring, sports science, and rehabilitation ultrasonography.