M.S., NSCA-CSCS Certified
Yasu earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise Science from the University of Missouri-Kansas City where he played on the Men's Tennis Team. He also holds a Masters Degree in Exercise Physiology from the University of Kansas where his graduate studies primarily focused on physiological adaptation with emphasis on human performance.
He is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Coach (CSCS) through the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) and has been applying his knowledge and skills to help athletes reach peak physical performance.
Over the years, Yasu has been dedicating his time and effort helping athletes of all ages reach their maximum athletic potential by analyzing strengths and weaknesses in every athlete that he trains.
NexGen AP - Coaches
Human Performance & Rotary Specialist
Brandon Smith is a Strength and Conditioning Sport Scientist dedicated to meet the needs of the highest trained competitive athletes. Holding a Bachelor’s degree in Sports Rehabilitation, a Master’s degree in Sport Science, starting his Doctorate in Sport & Performance Psychology, as well as highly recognized certifications, his primary focus is to increase human performance through proper movement integration while decreasing injury through correct biomechanics.
Brandon has a theory that increasing states of physical performance are slowed indefinitely if the positive psychological markers that go along with it are not obtained. Motivation, self-efficacy, and increased confidence is what makes an athlete strive to become the best. He fits these mindful motivation techniques into his training to create a friendly, family oriented environment, where the athletes can generate confidence and increase hormonal drive to facilitate increases in muscle mass, enhanced agility, reaction time and quickness, and increase power output through force development.
BA in Kinesiology and minor in Gerontology
Anthony Duong is a CSULB Alumni with a Bachelors of Science Degree in Kinesiology/Exercise Science and a Minor in Gerontology. He has worked many years as a Strength and Conditioning Coach at Mizuno Volleyball in Long Beach where he helped National level High School Athletes reach peak physical performance.
Anthony has 16 years of experience in Tennis where he was Varsity all 4 years and a Captain for 3 Years at Division III Pacifica High School. He was also a former President of Tennis Club at CSULB and Junior Varsity Tennis Coach. With the combination of his sports background and knowledge in strength and conditioning, Anthony brings tremendous experience and passion to all of the athletes he trains.
Dr. Dustin R. Glass, Doctor of Chiropractic
Certified A.R.T., and Graston Techniques Provider
Team Chiropractor - USA Volleyball (Men and Women)
Chiropractic Consultant - Anaheim Ducks (NHL)
SPORTS INJURY & PERFORMANCE CARE
Dr. Glass attended the prestigious Palmer College of Chiropractic, where he worked as a Teachers Assistant (T.A) in the Chiropractic Techniques Department.This has given him the ability to adapt to many "chiropractic situations" where different techniques may be more applicable depending on the individual case. Not all cases are the same, and we are all individually unique, so having more than one technique to use is critical for optimum care.
The word "chiropractic" comes from the Greek words cheir (hand) and praxis (action) and literally means "done by hand." Instead of prescribing drugs or performing surgeries, chiropractors use manual treatments of the spine and joints, exercise therapy, massage, trigger point therapy and lifestyle changes to allow the body's natural state of health to fully express itself.
Besides being a Doctor of Chiropractic, Dr. Dustin R. Glass is also a Certified Active Release Techniques® (ART) and Graston Technique® (GT) Provider and utilizes : Erchonia Low-Level Laser Therapy (LLLT),TurboSonic® Whole Body Vibration Technology and Kinesio Taping® (KT), giving him the necessary tools needed to successfully treat most musculoskeletal conditions.
Dr. Glass is also a member of the Elite Providers Network (EPN), a group of ART Providers working with private corporations, insurance carriers, and professional sports teams.Whether you're a professional athlete, play one on the weekend, or work hard all week, pain in your life may be a reality.
At Competitive Edge Chiropractic & Sports Wellness we are dedicated to helping you live your life pain free.
22672 Lambert St #601, Lake Forest, CA 92630