Dusica Dordevic, PhD, CSCS, CMES, CES
Dusica Dordevic is the Sports Performance and Rehabilitation Specialist. Dusica earned her undergraduate degree in Strength & Conditioning from University of Belgrade (Serbia) and Doctorate in Exercise Physiology & Sports Medicine from University of Kragujevac (Serbia). She completed her Postdoctorate in Biomechanics in University of Delaware (USA).
Dusica is certified through the National Strength and Conditioning Association (Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist), the American Council on Exercise (Certified Medical Exercise Specialist), the National Academy of Sports Medicine (Corrective Exercise Specialist) and the International Tennis Performance Association (Certified Tennis Performance Specialist). She is also a Dynamic Neuromuscular Stabilization Certified Exercise Trainer, Neurokinetic Therapy practitioner, etc.
Dusica worked as an Associate professor of Kinesiology, Exercise Therapy and Physical Education at the College of Medical Sciences in Serbia for 10 years. She published 2 books and over 40 scientific manuscripts.
She was the owner and coach of “CORE – Conditioning & Rehabilitation” (Serbia), where she performed sports performance, injury prevention and rehabilitation programs with athletes of all ages and levels.
Dusica was multiple youth champion of former Yugoslavia in long and triple jump, and played professional basketball for 8 years. She has training or competitive experience in many other sports, such as European handball, sports climbing, skiing, etc. Currently, she actively plays tennis.
Areas of Expertise
- Core and Balance
- Strength Training
- Flexibility and Mobility
- Functional Training
- Sports Performance Training
- Injury Prevention
- Corrective Exercise
NCCA Accredited Certifications
NASM Corrective Exercise Speciaist, ITPA Certified Tennis Performance Specialist, DNS Certified Exercise Trainer
PhD in Exercise Physiology and Sports Medicine, MSc in Strength and Conditioning
Who I Especially Like Working With
Post-rehab, Rehab, Student-athletes, Youth
Medical Conditions Experience
ACL tear, Ankle Injury, Arthritis, Back Pain/Issues, Bad Posture, Bone/Joint Injury, Golfers Elbow, Hamstring Issues, Hip Pain/Issues, Joint Pain, Knee Pain/Issues, Limited Mobility, Lower Body Pain/Issues, Neck Pain, Piriformis Syndrome, Plantar fasciitis, Postural Issues, Rotator Cuff Issues, Sciatica, Scoliosis, Shoulder Issues, Tennis Elbow
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