Mika Tapanainen, D.C.
Dedicated Clinician for nearly two decades with years of collaboration with Orthopedists, Physiatrists, Physical Therapists and other Medical Doctors and Practitioners.
Extensive experience in sports and dance medicine injuries as well as expertise in Chiropractic Medicine for acute and chronic pain syndromes for Low Back and Hip pain; Neck Pain; Rotator Cuff, elbow and wrist problems; Lower Extremity injuries, especially ankle and foot problems. Specialized in Postural and body Alignment assessments as well as Biomechanical evaluation for gate disorders; Sports specific evaluation for acute, chronic and preventative injury measures.
Doctor of Chiropractic for Boston Ballet and Skating Club of Boston. Previously worked with Finnish National Opera & Ballet and the National Ballet’s Ballet School; Finnish Athletic Federation; Team Doctor for World Championship Teams in Finnish Track & Field and Gymnastics. Worked as part of the Medical Team for Finnish Olympic and World Championship Teams in Soccer, Track & Field, Gymnastics, Figure Skating, Ice Dancing, Speed Skating and Sailing. Worked also with Opera Singers and Musicians of the Finnish National Opera, Radio Symphony Orchestra as well as Helsinki City Theater’s Modern Dance company.