Dr. Matthew McAlees, is a certified doctor of natural medicine, doctor of chiropractic and holds an advanced training certificate in Pediatrics from the Academy Council of Chiropractic Pediatrics. He is currently finishing his Diplomate in Nutrition with the American Clinical Board of Nutrition. He has a passion to help people get healthy and love their life.
He has been a physician for many professional and Olympic athletes. In 2009, shortly after graduating he began his work with Team USA. He worked most closely with wrestlers, swimmers, and weightlifters, including Gold Medalists Cael Sanderson and Henry Cejudo two of Dr. McAlees’ heroes. He also traveled to the 2012 Games in London to work with many Team USA athletes. When not working with Olympic athletes he was the lead performance doctor for the 2011 & 2012 Crossfit Games where he treated and gave council to the 2011-2014 Crossfit Games Champion Rich Froning as well as many other Crossfit athletes.
In 2010, he started a health center in Charlotte, NC that quickly grew to become one of the most prominent health clinics in the North America. Dr. McAlees works with patients from all over the world. Shortly after moving to Charlotte, NC he was asked to be a health expert for NBC Charlotte and the Charlotte Today Show. He had the privilege of filming a behind the scenes series and interviews during the 2012 Olympic Games for the station.
He has also taught for many corporate wellness programs including Belk, Target, Coca-Cola, Whole Foods, American Airlines, and the YMCA.
Dr. McAlees’ passion is making health easy to understand, and teaching people how to apply it to their life. He, his wife and their 3 children enjoy water life the local lakes provide. If they aren’t on the water they are making healthy recipes at home.