Dr. Jake LaVere

Dr. Jake LaVere

Dr. Jake LaVere is a chiropractic physician in the Tampa/ St. Petersburg area. He uses many of the techniques that are used with professional sports teams and Olympic athletes. His philosophy in practice is return the athlete or get the patient out of pain in as few visits as possible. Originating from Northern California, he has spent many years in Central Florida. He was one of the first graduates from the National University of Health Science of Florida in St. Petersburg. He was co-founder of the Sports Council program at his alma matter and continues to work closely with the school to provide additional opportunity for students to gain on-field experience working with athletes. He is also one of a select few in the United States that is a Certified Microgate USA Specialist.  He is currently developing numerous injury prevention protocols that has gained interest in several Professional Sports Organizations.

Dr. Jake LaVere

Dr. Jake LaVere


Dr. Jake LaVere is a chiropractic physician in the Tampa/ St. Petersburg area. He uses many of the techniques that are used with professional sports teams and Olympic athletes. His philosophy in practice is return the athlete or get the patient out of pain in as few visits as possible. Originating from Northern California, he has spent many years in Central Florida. He was one of the first graduates from the National University of Health Science of Florida in St. Petersburg. He was co-founder of the Sports Council program at his alma matter and continues to work closely with the school to provide additional opportunity for students to gain on-field experience working with athletes. He is also one of a select few in the United States that is a Certified Microgate USA Specialist.  He is currently developing numerous injury prevention protocols that has gained interest in several Professional Sports Organizations.

Dr. LaVere has been active in the local sports community.  Here are a few of the events Dr. LaVere has provided medical coverage for:

2016

  • Modern Pentathlon World Cup Finals
    • Sarasota, FL
  • U.S. Rowing Olympic and Paralympic Team Trials
    • Sarasota, FL
  • FIRA Championships,
    • Sarasota, FL
  • Peace River Pickleball Tournament
    • Punta Gorda, FL

2015

  • Challenge Florida Half Iron Man
    • Venice, FL
  • Navy Seal Olympic and Sprint Triathlon
    • Siesta Key Beach, FL
  • US Rowing Youth National Championships
    • Sarasota, FL
  • Sunshine State Games
    • Sarasota, FL
  • FSRA Sculling/ Sweep Championships
    • Sarasota, FL
  • FSRA West District Championships
    • Sarasota, FL
  • Sarasota-Bradenton ITU Triathlon
    • Sarasota, FL
  • Sarasota Invitational Regatta
    • Sarasota, FL
  • Modern Pentathlon World Cup
    • Sarasota, FL

2014

  • REV 3 Half Iron Man
    • Venice, FL
  • Dragon Boat Festival
    • Sarasota, FL
  • AAU Baseball National Championship
    • Sarasota, FL
  • Sunshine State Games
    • Sarasota, FL
  • ISSA/ISF World Tournament of Champions
    • Plant City, FL