Meet Our Doctor
Dr. Bucek grew up in the south suburbs and attended Lincoln- Way High School, where following a track injury, he was introduced to chiropractic care. After completing his undergrad work at Illinois Wesleyan University, Dr. Bucek’s next 5 years was devoted to earning his Doctorate of Chiropractic degree at the National University of Health Sciences in Lombard, Illinois.
Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician
With a passion for Sports Medicine, he spent another 4 years focused on completing his Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician, and Diplomate from the American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians™. Dr. Bucek achieved a level of education that only 5 other Chiropractors in Illinois have. Additional to his completed degrees; in the past several years, Dr. Bucek completed over 100 credit hours from Harvard Medical School in both Sports Medicine and Concussion protocols. He also studied at NYU focusing on common dance injuries, growth plate injuries, and injury prevention. He is also internationally recognized as an Internationally Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician (ICCSP), allowing him to continue his eligibility to provide care at international events, such as the World Games or Olympics.
High Profile Clients Dr. Bucek has Treated
As a member of the Member of the USOPC Volunteer Sports Medicine Program since 2012, Dr. Bucek helps provide care for elite athletes, in all sports, both in our office and at various sports venues. Throughout his career, Dr. Bucek has had the pleasure of treating or being a physician with organizations such as: MLB, AVP, PGA, US Soccer, Joffrey Ballet, Kane County Cougars, Chicago Steel, Nitro Circus, the Cirque du Soliel, and Live Nation working with headliners like Dave Matthews Band, Aerosmith, the Eagles, Daughtry, Thirty Seconds to Mars, and LifeHouse. He also works with the local weekend warriors, marathon runners, equestrian riders, and cyclists to provide the same level of care as the elite organizations he’s on staff with. With his decade of treating elite athletes/performers in conjunction with his vast Sports Medicine knowledge, it makes Dr. Bucek well-equipped to diagnose injuries throughout the body, improve performance, and to help with injury prevention keeping patients at the top of their game. Finding out today what can go wrong tomorrow is just as important and as speedy healthy recovery today.