Dr. Sam LaCroix, DC CCSP®
5656 Bee Cave Road C-102 Austin, Texas 78746
Dr. Sam LaCroix uses a functional movement approach, combining chiropractic adjustments of the spine and extremities with soft tissue modalities and rehabilitation protocols to discover and treat the underlying cause of injury. The goal is to focus on development and improvement of movement patterns to reduce the risk of injury and improve overall performance. Dr. Sam treats patients of all ages and skill levels, ranging from youth sports to professional and Olympic level athletes.
Dr. Sam has been working with athletes in the Austin area since 2006 as a Student Athletic Trainer, and professionally as a Head Athletic Trainer for NCAA & NAIA universities. His extensive work with elite athletes allows him to evaluate and treat the area of concern utilizing muscle testing, movement screenings, and return to play protocols. He currently serves as the consulting chiropractor for St. Edward’s University Athletics, and works as a Providing Practitioner for US Figure Skating.
Dr. Sam is a native Austinite and graduated from Lake Travis High School. He earned his undergraduate degree in Kinesiology, with an emphasis in Athletic Training, from St. Edward’s University. He went on to earn his Doctorate of Chiropractic from Life University in Marietta, GA. As a former competitive figure skater, Dr. Sam earned his USFS silver medal in Freestyle & MIF. His background as a high level athlete and athletic trainer provides an extensive understanding in movement patterns and allows him to educate his patients for their own optimal health and performance.