Dr. Zach Colls, DPT, CSCS

About Dr. Zach Colls, DPT, CSCS

Dr. Zach Colls partnered with USA Sports Medicine in 2022 alongside his business partner. He received his Doctorate of Physical Therapy (DPT) degree from the University of Miami in 2019 and is also a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) and a USA Weightlifting Sports Performance Coach (USA-W).

Dr. Zach specializes in sports / orthopedic rehabilitation and performance, with years of experience treating a wide variety of patient populations including the NBA, NFL, MLB, WTA, USA Olympic Sports, collegiate athletics, elite bodybuilding, triathletes/marathoners, CrossFit, adolescent athletics, and all general populations.

While completing his Doctorate of Physical Therapy, Dr. Zach worked in the University of Miami’s Athletic Training Room with all sports and as a strength coach / trainer for the University of Miami and privately around the Miami / South Florida area. During this time, Dr. Zach worked extensively with the University of Miami’s football and baseball teams, preseason camps, recruitment camps and various athletic events for the university. With his passion placed in sports, Dr. Zach completed much of his research working with the athletes at the University of Miami as well. Upon graduation, Dr. Zach started working immediately for a sport driven private practice in Miami – where he got constant exposure to athletics and orthopedics with experiences including but not limited to NFL Combine preparation, NFL off-season training, Olympic sports, professional basketball, professional tennis, professional soccer, collegiate athletics, adolescent athletics, weekend warriors and competitive triathlete groups. Dr. Zach soon went on to work alongside performance and sport-specific (court/field) trainers to bring rehab/recovery, performance training, and sport-specific training under one umbrella. Dr. Zach most recently spent a year and half traveling as a private physical therapist alongside John Wall and the Houston Rockets both in-season and during the off-season.

As a Doctor of Physical Therapy, Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist and a USA Weightlifting Coach – Dr. Zach utilizes a multidisciplinary approach to his practice – incorporating a hybrid of rehab, recovery and high-level performance to his patients and clients utilizing advanced manual therapy techniques and tools combined with strength and conditioning to optimize human movement and performance.