Dr. Nelson Santos


Dr. Nelson Santos, D.C.

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Email: drnelsonsantosdc@gmail.com

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About Dr. Nelson Santos

Dr. Santos, DC is one of two of the first Active Release Techniques, Level 3 Providers in Los Angeles County, certified in the Upper Extremity, Spine, Lower Extremity, and Long Tract Nerve Entrapment, and also has special studies in biomechanics analysis / correction. He is certified in Active Isolated Stretching(AIS), and in Sound Assisted Soft- Tissue Mobilization (SASTM); he's a member of the Brazilian Chiropractic Association; member of the Society of Weight-Training Injury Specialists (SWIS); member of the National Strength & Conditioning Association.

Some of the event and organizations Dr. Nelson has been a part of:

  • 2015 Perry’s Lades Beach Volleyball Open, Santa Monica, CA
  • 2015 AVP Medical staff, Huntington Beach, CA.
  • 2015 NORCECA Cuba, USABVB medical staff, Varadero, Cuba.
  • 2015 Medical staff at 2015 Asics FIVB World Series Beach Tour, Long Beach, CA, U.S.A.
  • 2015 AVP, Medical staff, Manhattan Beach, CA.
  • 2015 NORCECA USA Beach Volleyball Playoffs, Medical staff, Hermosa, CA.
  • 2015 Perry’s Café Men’s Beach Volleyball Open, Santa Monica Beach, CA.
  • 2015 Outdoor USATF Championships, Medical Staff, UofO, Eugene, OR.
  • 2015 Mt. SAC Relays, medical staff, April 16-18, 2015, Mt. San Antonio College, Walnut, CA.
  • 2015 USA Beach Volleyball Sports Summit, Olympic Training Center, Chula Vista, CA
  • 2014 NORCECA Beach Volleyball Tournament, Tobago, medical provider with men’s & women’s USA Beach Volleyball, Trinadad & Tobago.
  • 2014 IAAF World Junior Championships In Track & Field, Hayward Field, University Of Oregon, Eugene, OR, U.S.A.
  • 2014 Asics FIVB World Series Of Beach Volleyball, Long Beach, CA, U.S.A.
  • 2014 USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships, Cal State Sacramento, CA, U.S.A.
  • May, 2014 U.S.A. Beach Volleyball High Performance Tryouts, Hermosa, CA, U.S.A.
  • 2014 USA Beach Volleyball Sports Summit, Olympic Training Center, Chula Vista, CA
  • 2013 HP(High Performance) Camp for USA Beach Volleyball at Olympic Training Center, Chula Vista, CA
  • Medical staff at 2013 WOD Gear Games, Cal Poly Tech, Pasadena, CA, U.S.A.
  • Medical staff at 2013 AVP Mamhattan Beach Open, Manhattan Beach, CA, U.S.A.
  • Medical staff at 2013 FIVB World Beach Tour, Long Beach, CA, U.S.A.
  • Medical staff at 2013 USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships, Des Moines, Iowa, U.S.A.
  • Medical staff at 2013 USA Indoor Track & Field Championships, Albuquerque, NM, U.S.A.
  • ART Treatment Team at 2012 Half Ironman World Championships, LV, Nevada, U.S.A.
  • Medical staff at 2012 USA Beach Volleyball, Huntington Beach, Hermosa Beach, and Manhattan Beach, CA, U.S.A.
  • Medical staff at 2012 USA Outdoor Track & Field Olympic Trials, Hayward Field, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR, U.S.A.
  • Medical staff at 2012 USA Indoor Track & Field Championships, Albuquerque, NM, USA
  • Medical staff at 2011 USAVB, Manhattan Beach, CA, U.S.A.
  • Active Release Techniques(ART) staff at 2011 Revolution3 Triathlon Series, Portland, OR, U.S.A.
  • Medical staff at 2011 USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships, Hayward Field, University of Oregon, OR, U.S.A.
  • Medical staff back-stage for California Dance Theatre, at the 2010 Pacific Festival Ballets: Nutcracker Performance, Scherr Forum-Thousand Oaks Civic Arts, Thousand Oaks, CA, U.S.A.
  • Chiropractor for Paulo Thiago at Paulo Thiago vs Diego Sanchez in UFC 121, Honda Center, Anaheim, CA, U.S.A.
  • Medical staff at Manhattan Beach Open, Manhattan Beach, CA
  • ART Treatment Team at 2010 Louiville Kentucky Ironman, Louiville, Kentucky, U.S.A.
  • Medical staff at 2010 CrossFit Games Fitness On Earth Finals, July 16th-18th, 2010, Home Depot Center, Carson, CA, U.S.A.
  • Medical Staff at 2010 USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships, Drake Stadium, Des Moines, Iowa, U.S.A.
  • Medical staff at 2010 AVP Huntington Beach Open, Huntington Beach, CA, & Hermosa Beach Open, Hermosa Beach, CA,, U.S.A.
  • He was an ART Provider for the 2001 California Ironman Triathlon, Camp Pendleton, CA;
  • ART provider for elite (open class) Track & Field athlete's coached under Art Venegas, Westwood,CA, and ART provider at the 2001 43rd Mt. SAC Relays, Walnut,CA for Coach Art Venegas Elite Athlete's;
  • ART provider for 2001USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships, Portland, Oregon for Coach Art Venegas Elite Athlete's;
  • ART provider for the 2002 season, Saturn Cycling Team, California; Carlson Gracie Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Team, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil/L.A., CA;
  • Member of the sports medicine staff for the 42nd Los Angeles Invitational Indoor Track & Field Meet;
  • Member of the sports medicine staff at the 44th Mt. SAC Relays Invitational Track & Field Meet, Walnut, CA;
  • ART provider for the 2002 Ironman Brazil Triathlon, Florianopolis, SC, Brazil;
  • Member of the Sports Medicine Staff at the 2002 USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships, Palo Alto, CA;
  • Member of the Global Athletic's Management, and Adidas Sports Medicine Staff at the 2002 USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships, Palo Alto, CA;
  • Participated in the VII South American Games, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (Recognized by the IOC) as a member of the Sports Medicine Staff;
  • An ART Provider and Chiropractor for the 2002 City of Los Angeles Triathlon Event; Official chiropractor at the 2002 Nautica Malibu Triathlon, Malibu, CA;
  • Official ART provider at the 2002 Ironman Triathlon World Championships, Kona, Hawaii;
  • ART Provider & chiropractor for the LA Lifting Club at the 2002 Ironman Powerlifting State Championships in Fresno, California;
  • Chiropractor and ART provider at the 2nd annual 2002 Final Four At Furnace Creek, at Furnace Creek Golf Club, Death Valley, CA;
  • Member of the sports medicine staff at the 43rd Los Angeles Invitational Indoor Track & Field Meet;
  • Member of the sports medicine staff at the first Annual 2003 Rafer Johnson/Jackie Joyner-Kersee Track & Field Invitational Meet, at UCLA's Drake Stadium, Westwood, CA;
  • Member of the sports medical team at the 2003 45th Mt. SAC Relays Invitational Track & Field Meet, Walnut, CA; ART provider for the 2003 Ironman Brazil Triathlon, Florianopolis, SC, Brazil; Member of the sports medicine staff at the 2003 Inaugural Home Depot Track & Field Invitational Meet at the Home Depot Center, City of Carson, California;Official ART & chiropractor at the 2003 Mens & Womans APF Senior Nationals Powerlifting Championship, Los Angeles, CA;
  • Member of the Sports Medicine Staff at the 2003 USA Track & Field Championships, and Adidas Team;
  • 2004, cast & crew of "The Producers" play, at the Pantages Theatre, Hollywood, CA, for the Performing Arts Physical Therapy, Inc. & The Pilates Studio of Los Angeles; 2004 Rafer Johnson/ Jackie Joyner-Kersee; 2004 46th Mt. SAC Relays Invitational Track & Field Meet;
  • Official Chiropractor for Global Athletic´s Management/ Team Adidas at the 2004 U.S.A. Olympic Trial´s- Sacramento, California; 2005 Copa Pan-American de Judo, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil;
  • 01/2006 - 06/2006 Chiropractor for C.B.D.A.(Brazilian Aquatic's Federation) Diving for Cassius Duran of Diving Team; 2006 Ironman Brazil Triathlon, Florianopolis, SC, Brazil;
  • 2006 X-Games 12, Home Depot Center, Carson, CA;
  • 2006 cast & crew of "Curtains" play, at The Ahmanson Theater, L.A., CA, for the Performing Arts Physical Therapy, Inc. & The Pilates Studio of Los Angeles; ART provider for the "B Girl's Catfox" dancer's at the Dancing in The Margins Festival 2006, at the Deaf West Theater, North Hollywood, CA, U.S.A.;
  • Official ART provider for the 2007 L.A. Marathon; March 30th, 2008: chiropractor for the "Wiggles", backstage care for cast & crew at the Nokia Live Theater, Los Angeles, CA.; 
  • Medical Staff for the 2008 USA Outdoor Track & Field Olympic Trials, Eugene, Oregan; 
  • member of medical staff at  the 2008 AVP Crocs Slam Bud Light Long Beach Open, Marina Green Park, Long Beach, CA, U.S.A.;
  • member of medical staff at the 2008 AVP Crocs Cup Shootout presented by Bud Light Manhattan Beach Open, Manhattan Beach Pier, Manhattan Beach, CA, U.S.A.;
  • Medical Staff for USA Judo Senior National Championships, San Diego, CA;
  • Member of medical staff at the 2009 Adidas Classic Track & Field event, Carson, CA;
  • Medical Staff for 2009 USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships, Hayward Field, U of O, Eugene, OR;
  • member of sports medicine staff for 2009 AVP Crocs Slam Bud Light Manhattan Beach Open, Manhattan Beach, CA, 07/16-07/19/09, & 2009 AVP Crocs Slam Bud Light Hermosa Beach Open, Hermosa Beach, CA, 08/06-08/09/09;
  • Offical Medical staff for Hurly Pro Surf 2009, Trestles, CA, 09/13-09/19/09;
  • Medical staff at Grapplers Quest 2009 West Coast Championships, 10/10/2009, The Pyramid, Long Beach, CA;
  • In network with ILWU-PMA