Dr. Carmine Filice D.C., CSCS, Founder and Director of The Performance Lab Inc., is a performance therapist and chiropractor focusing on the recovery and regeneration of athletes. Grounded in science, Carmine combines functional biomechanical assessments with specific advanced soft tissue techniques and active rehabilitation. Carmine has always had a deep passion and prolonged interest in sports rehabilitation and working with athletes of all levels to increase athletic performance.
Carmine graduated with Summa Cum Laude honours from Southern California University of Health Science with a doctorate of Chiropractic. He further became a Certified Masters Active Release Technique provider. From there Carmine sought out the most advanced and scientifically founded manual therapy, recovery and performance techniques. Before opening the doors to The Performance Lab, Carmine worked with a number of top individuals in the field of sports rehabilitation and performance including: doctors, performance coaches, ART practitioners, sports scientists, chiropractors, and performance facilities in the field of sports. This led him to travel and live in the US and Europe. This hands on experience was invaluable to crafting his approach to treatment.
Carmine has always worked with the best, having mentored 7 years with one of the top ART instructors. Then moving on to elite training centres such as The Peak Performance Project in Santa Barbara where Carmine learned the application of sports science to performance training. The combination of recovery, regeneration and performance has set Carmine apart from other practitioners.
Carmine has worked with and currently consults with world champions, Olympians, MLB, MLS, NHL, UFC and AVP athletes. Aside from clinical practice Carmine has also been a consultant for KT Tape and multiple performance facilities. He enjoys working with all athletes from weekend warriors to elite professionals of all sports. Furthermore he continues to research, study and travel the world to discover the most advanced techniques to help individuals meet their goals.
• Doctor of Chiropractic
• Bachelor of Applied Science
• Certified Sports and Conditioning Specialist
• TPI Certified Golf Fitness Instructor – Level II Medical (CGFI-MP2)
• Masters of Active Release Technique
• Whiplash and Brain Injury Traumatology – Spine Research Institute of San Diego
• Performance Consultant with KT Tape