MEET THE DOCTOR
Dr. Gregory Hom is a board certified Sports Chiropractor who grew up in the suburbs of Detroit, Michigan. He spent his childhood traveling from one sports complex to the next competing in soccer, hockey, and tennis year round while also coaching youth soccer. After graduating from high school, Dr. Greg attended the University of Massachusetts, Amherst where he majored in Kinesiology.
While at UMass, Dr. Greg participated in several clubs and intramural sports while spending his summer as an intern at the Winchester Hospital Chiropractic Clinic in Woburn, Massachusetts. Graduating with a Bachelor’s of Science in 2011, Dr. Greg then attended New York Chiropractic College (NYCC) where he focused his coursework on diagnosing and treating athletes. While at NYCC, Dr. Greg became certified in Activator Methods, Whole Foods Nutrition, and Custom Stabilizing Orthotics. Dr. Greg graduated from NYCC in 2014 with a Doctorate in Chiropractic.
After graduation, Dr. Greg moved to New York City and became a certified in Kinesio Taping Practitioner and Selective Functional Movement Analysis Practitioner. Additionally, Dr. Greg earned certifications in Functional and Kinetic Treatment with Rehab, Mckenzie Diagnosis and Therapy of the Cervical, Thoracic, and Lumbar Spine ,as well as dry needling for Pain Management and Sports Rehabilitation.
After one year of post graduate studies, Dr. Greg became an International Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician working as one of the head chiropractors for Team Kaya Dragon Boat Racing, AVP Pro Beach Volleyball Tour, Spartan Race, and the IPA Push/Pull Showdown. After 16 months in New York City, Dr. Greg relocated to New Haven, Connecticut.
MEET THE CHIROPRACTIC ASSISTANT
Sharon received her bachelor’s degree in legal studies from Western Connecticut State University (WCSU). During her time at WCSU, she was member of the nationally ranked women’s soccer team, rugby team, and a representative of the Student Athlete Government.
In 2010, Sharon completed the Hartford marathon and several other road races. Needing a new challenge, in 2011 she started CrossFit training. In 2014, she obtained her CF-L1 coaching certification, and has continued her CrossFit education with specialty certifications in Strongman, Movement & Mobility, and Anatomy & Physiology. Sharon is currently pursuing the Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist certification and looking to further her education in the field of health sciences.
As a coach and lifelong athlete, Sharon understands the importance of overall health and wellness. Working with a chiropractor has not only helped her as an athlete but also as a coach. She also appreciates the holistic approach of chiropractic care and the inherent healing power of the body. Sharon always stresses the importance of proper movement patterns and prehab exercises routines with her athletes. She looks forward to helping more people move better and live healthier lives.
In her free time, Sharon coaches CrossFit classes and plays for the New Haven women’s rugby team. She also enjoys checking out new places and hanging out with her Wheaton Terrier, Sophie.
George received his bachelor’s degree in Health Science from Quinnipiac University in 2018. During his time at QU George was involved in the Physical Therapy club, Engineering club and the Big Event annual day of community service. After completing various clinical experiences, he learned how important it is to treat a person opposed to treating an injury and about the importance of preventative care. Now that he graduated, he can be found working on his golf game with friends during his free time.
George comes as the youngest of a family of five from Long Island and is an Uncle to two nieces and nephews. When he lived on Long Island, he was involved in Roller Hockey leagues and the Boy Scouts of America. He earned his Eagle Scout rank, attended two National Jamborees, completed a 50-mile/5-day canoe trek through the rivers and lakes of the Adirondack Mountains, and sailed around the Florida Keys at the SeaBase adventure camp with the Scouts. He still enjoys nature and likes to vacation in the Adirondack Mountains and one day will summit all 46 High Peaks.