Dr. Brian Campbell enters his 10th year as the Bruins' massage therapist. The Bruins are very fortunate to have Campbell as their massage therapist as he is one of the most renowned professionals in his field. Most recently, he was the head massage therapist for the U.S. Swimming team at the 2004, 2008 and 2012 Olympic Games.
Dr. Campbell has been a staff member with the USA National swim team. He has served as the head therapist for the 2007 World University Games in Bangkok, Thailand and at the Japan International Grand Prix. He also served as the chiropractor and massage therapist for the 2004 U.S. Olympic Swimming team in Athens, Greece and was with the U.S. team at the 2003 FINA World Swimming Championships in Barcelona, Spain. He also was on staff for the 2001 Goodwill Games in Brisbane, Australia and the 2002 Pan Pacific Championships in Yokohama, Japan. In 2007, Campbell joined Cyndi Gallagher as a member of the staff for the World University Games and also served on the staff for the World Championships in Australia.
Prior to receiving his Doctor of Chiropractic from the Los Angeles College of Chiropractic, Campbell had 11 years of experience as a massage therapist. He was a master teacher at the Touch Therapy Institute, where he taught anatomy/physiology, ethics, sports massage, deep tissue massage, trigger point therapy and in-office massage. Dr. Campbell also directed the Institute's sports massage team.
In addition to working with the swimming and diving teams, he also works with the UCLA gymnastics, golf, tennis and men's basketball teams. He is a member of the USA Swimming Sports Medicine council and is currently completing his certification as a chiropractic sports physician.