About Our Staff

About Our Team

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Johnny Bouchard

Founder

Johnny Bouchard owns & runs Atlanta Sports Recovery. He is a licensed musculoskeletal therapist & coach with a clinical background in sports therapy, rehab, pain science & strength/conditioning. He specializes in a movement, mobility & manual therapy approach with a strong client education & self care component.

Education & Training

  • LMT012568
  • Active Release Technique (ART) Certified
  • Fascial Distortion Model Certified
  • CrossFit Level 3 Trainer (CCFT)
  • Masters (MS) in Sports Science and Physical Rehabilitation (CALU)
  • Level 2 Mobility Coach with The Ready State
  • IAMA Certified
  • Functional Release Certified (FR)
  • Corrective Exercise Specialist (CES)

Dr. Amanda Smith

Sports Physcian

Dr Amanda Smith (DC, MS, CCSP, CCEP, CSCS) is board certified Sports Physician, Coach & Athlete. From concussions to rolled ankles, Dr Smith helps weekend warriors to professional athletes reach their full potential by treating & preventing injuries through corrective exercises, ART, Graston, cupping, joint manipulation, neurological rehab, nutrition & program assessment. She graduated from Life University with her doctorate in Chiropractic & Masters in Exercise Physiology. After graduating she sat for the ACBSP post doctoral exam to earn the Sport Physician title. In undergrad she competed in collegiate cross country & track while earning her Premed Major & Exercise Physiology Minor at The University of Alabama- Huntsville. She has competed in several triathlons & endurance event. Amanda is currently a professional cyclist in her spare time.

Education & Training

  • Doctor of Chiropractic Care
  • Board Certified Sports Physician
  • Certified Sports Chiropractor (CCEP)
  • Dry Needling Certified
  • Active Release Technique (ART) Certified
  • Graston Certified
  • Certified Strength and Conditioning Coach (CSCS)
  • Corrective Exercise Specialist (CES)
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Alexandria Moore

HEAD ATHLETIC TRAINER

Aleigh Moore started her Sports Medicine career at Appalachian State University. She graduated in May 2014 with a BS in Athletic Training and became a nationally board certified ATC in 2015. After doing an Internship with Reinhardt University’s Athletic Training Staff and working as the Rehab Facilitator for a medical office she pursued her Masters in Exercise and Human Performance with Liberty University, graduating in summer of 2018. She previously worked as the Assistant and Head Athletic Trainer for Agnes Scott College and has worked with Emory Outreach and Sports Performance & Athletic Training Services. 

Education & Training

  • Certifications:
  • BOC certified ATC
  • GA State Licensed ATC
  • CFL1
  • MS Exercise Science & Human Performance

Specialties:

  • Return to Activities of Daily Living 
  • Post-operative Rehab for the Knee, Hip and Shoulder 
  • Sports Specific/Human Performance
  • Musculoskeletal Rehab/Function
  • Assessment/Diagnosis/Prevention of Sports Injuries
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Christen Orr

Sports Massage Therapist

Christen is the Licensed Massage Therapist at Atlanta Sports Recovery. She graduated from Atlanta School of Massage, and began her career as team LMT for Emory Swimming and Diving (2015-2019). During her work at Emory, the teams collected five national championship titles. As an alumna of ASM, she has returned to lecture on the Ethics and Environment of Team Sports Massage. Christen believes in an integral approach to rehabilitation and performance, and she has collaborated with chiropractors, athletic trainers, physical therapists, and coaches to achieve client goals. She is a proud member of Terminus Strength and Conditioning.


Education

  • Swedish Massage
  • NMT and Deep Tissue
  • Hydrotherapy
  • Myofascial Release
  • PNF stretching
  • Vaccutherapies – Ace Medicupping
  • Spontaneous Muscle Release Technique (SMRT)
  • TMJ massage
  • Sports Massage (pre and post event)
  • Sports Massage: Ethics and Building Trust (AMTA)
  • Reflexology
  • Red Cross Lifeguard/CPR/First Aid Certification
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    Ryan Smith

    DIETICIAN AND NUTRITION COACH

    Ryan Smith is a registered dietitian with a passion for sports nutrition. He emphasizes nutrition education and individualized goal setting to optimize athletic performance and overall health. In his free time, Ryan enjoys hiking, obstacle racing, and cooking.


    Education

  • Bachelor of Science in Dietetics from University of Georgia
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    Hiro Kariya

    Athletic Trainer

    Hiro Kariya played soccer at Georgia Southwestern State University and transferred to the University of Georgia to start his career in Sports Medicine. He graduated from UGA in 2009 with a BS in Exercise and Sport Science/Athletic Training and became a nationally board-certified Athletic Trainer. After doing an internship with UNC Charlotte, Hiro pursued his Masters in Sports Medicine with Georgia State University while working as a graduate assistant athletic trainer at Kennesaw State University, graduating in 2012. He became the Head Athletic Trainer at Brewton-Parker College and Kennesaw State University Department of Sports and Recreation before joining Emory Sports Medicine outreach program working at Morrow High School. In addition, he worked as an Intern Athletic Trainer with professional and semi-professional soccer teams such as Charleston Battery, Atlanta Beat, and Georgia Revolution throughout his career.

    Education & Training

    BOC Certified Athletic Trainer
    Kinesio Taping Instructor and Practitioner
    Dry Needling
    Blood Flow Restriction Training
    Myofascial Decompression
    Corrective Exercise Specialist
    Performance Enhancement Specialist
    Golf Fitness Specialization
    Functional Movement Screening
    Graston Technique (M1)
    American Heart Association CPR, First-aid, AED Instructor
    Georgia State Licensed Athletic Trainer
    MS Sports Medicine

    Specialties:

    Kinesio Taping Technique
    Dry needling
    Cupping
    Whole-Body Movement Assessment
    Sports Specific Return to Play Rehabilitation
    Injury Prevention Programs (ACL injury, UCL injury, overhead athlete injury)
    Advanced Soft-Tissue Treatment
    Posture Training

    ASR-HZ

    Atlanta Sports Recovery
    2752 E. Ponce De Leon Ave.
    Decatur, GA 30030
    E: info@atlantasportsrecovery.com
    P: 678-774-9773
    F: 678-941-5469

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