Elevate defines the new age of healthy living and human potential through the synergy of fitness, performance, and healthcare. We provide a continuum of care by following our mantra. "Assess, Treat, Train, Motivate."
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We at Elevate Sports Performance and Chiropractic know that finding the right fitness and healthcare provider is a choice not to be taken lightly. That’s why we offer free consultations to walk you through your needs, the scope of your goals, and your budget.
Meet Our Team
chiropractor - medical director
Dr. Kyle Buth
The goal of his treatment plans is building stronger, more resilient bodies that can perform better and overcome obstacles and injuries. He specializes in Active Release Treatment, and his other techniques include Dynamic Neuromuscular Stablization, Nerve Mobilization, Joint Mobilzation, Cupping and Taping.
He earned his doctor of chiropractic and master’s in sports medicine from the University of Western States in Portland, Oregon. He did his undergraduate work at Butte College (California) and Kansas Wesleyan.
• Functional Strength Coach • Functional Movement Systems
• Stecco Fascial Manipulation • Rock Tape Certified
The Oregon native played football at Butte College (California) and Kansas Wesleyan, where, through a series of unfortunate injuries, he gained insights to the deficiencies in healthcare and athletic treatments.
coach - licensed massage therapist - performance director
Golf performance coach, strength and conditioning, and manual therapy (soft tissue therapy/sports massage) using Active Release Techniques. He’s the movement and performance coach for the UNLV men’s and women’s golf team, and he regularly works with professional athletes in the PGA, LPGA, Major League Baseball and NBA.
Graduated from Florida Gulf Coast University with a bachelor’s in Human Performance.
• Licensed Massage Therapist • Functional Strength Coach
• Selected Functional Movement Assessment • TPI Level 3 Fitness
• Full Body Active Release Technique • Functional Range Conditioning
“I wake up every day dedicated to help athletes achieve their full potential by increasing their human function so they can get the most out of their bodies.”
Coach - fitness director
Max oversees the programming of all group workouts at Elevate, plus he works with a variety of high-level athletes, from triathletes to the UNLV women’s track team to everyday people who want to elevate their life performance. He has assisted clients to various world championships in endurance athletics. He also has helped three people lose more than 100 pounds.
He earned his bachelor’s in Human Performance from Florida Gulf Coast and has a master’s in kinesiology (concentration in bio-mechanics) from UNLV.
• Functional Strength Coach • Functional Movement Screen
• Fundamentals Capacity Screen. • Selected Functional Movement Assessment • Certified strength and conditioning specialist
A former three-time captain of FGCU’s Division I cross county team, he now furiously trains for triathlons in the cracks between coaching sessions. He is a volunteer coordinator for the IRONMAN Challenged Athlete Foundation. While attending UNLV, he worked on the fitness component for a psychological study benefiting veterans with PTSD.
Coach - nutirition specialist
A lifelong athlete with 25-plus years in the fitness industry, Zoe is well-versed in all aspects of health and fitness, from nutrition to personal training. She has an extensive background in spinal alignment as well as functional training and movement.
Zoe is a UNLV graduate with a bachelor’s degree in education
• American Council on Exercise as both a group fitness Instructor and personal trainer • Precision Nutrition Level 1 Coach • Functional Movement Screen Level 1 •Pilates Mat • Spin • P.A.C.E. •NCOA
Zoe is active as an American Red Cross Disaster Services Responder, having served in many major relief operations, including the aftermaths of Hurricane Katrina, Hurricane Sandy and the Route 91 Harvest Festival shootings in Las Vegas. She’s an avid biker in her free time and competes as a trail runner in a variety of distances, including half marathons, marathons and ultra-marathons. .
Coach - licensed massage therapist
Fernando's massage techniques include sports, trigger point, deep tissue, rehab and therapeutic (relaxation). Fernando works with our Junior and Performance Athletes.
• Licensed Massage Therapist • National Academy of Sports Medicine
• Crossfit Level 1 Trainer, Crossfit Endurance Coach • Rock Tape FMT Certified
As a Marine, he served in Desert Shield, Desert Saber and Desert Storm.
Then he worked 21 years with Southwest Airlines before becoming a CrossFit trainer.
Marissa currently specializws in group training and martial arts training.
• ACSM Certified Personal Trainer • NFHS Fundamentals of Coaching
• Functional Movement Screen Level 1
Marissa’s a 15-time world-champion sport karate fighter, with titles in the North American Sport Karate Association and National Blackbelt League. Her black belt is in American Freestyle, which is a mix of tae kwon do and judo.
Bachelor’s in kinesiology from UNLV