Ron Weathers

Ron Weathers
Dr. Ron Weathers is the President and CEO of Embodi, LLC based in Charlotte, NC.
Before founding the company, he spent 7 years in the NBA as Director of Rehabilitation and Assistant Athletic Trainer for the Los Angeles Lakers and Orlando Magic. Dr. Weathers provided rehabilitation for the players, monitored injury trends, and decreased injuries through functional movement assessment, manual therapy, and corrective exercise prescription.
Before joining the NBA, Dr. Weathers served as Sports Rehabilitation Specialist/Assistant Athletic Trainer for Duke University Athletics. He was responsible for providing physical therapy and athletic training services for the 17 Olympic sports teams. He worked closely with the men’s lacrosse team, made two Final Four appearances and won the NCAA National Championship in 2013.
Dr. Weathers is a board-certified clinical specialist in sports physical therapy through the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialist. He is a certified strength and conditioning specialist through the National Strength Coach Association. He holds a post-graduate certificate in high-performance leadership through the Australia Catholic University. He completed his sports physical therapy fellowship at Duke University in 2009 and earned his Doctor of Physical Therapy degree at Temple University in 2008. While working as a student athletic trainer at Temple, Dr. Weathers earned his bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology/Athletic Training.
Dr. Weathers is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association, National Athletic Training Association, and Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. Dr. Weathers is a frequent guest speaker for numerous professional organizations, Doctor of Physical Therapy programs, and in the community. Dr. Weathers has also served as an adjunct professor for the University of Central Florida Doctor of Physical Therapy program.