Dr. Corrado Cultrera – President and Founder

Dr. Corrado Cultrera is the president and founder of the Elite Performance Institute, Optimal Vertical, and Bio-Genix.  Dr. Corrado completed a Bachelor of Science in Behavioral Neuroscience from the University of Calgary.  He graduated for the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in 1999 and is currently operating a sports performance centre in downtown Calgary.  Dr. Corrado has received advanced training in soft tissue injuries in sports and is fully credentialed in Active Release Techniques.  He recently completed his Sports Nutrition Specialist certification.  Dr. Corrado received advanced training in biomechanics and 3D motion and video analysis.  Dr. Corrado’s main focus in practice is developing comprehensive sports performance programs that involve assessment, training, skill development and treatment.

“My goal is to provide athletes of all levels with the most comprehensive programming available, the latest technology in sports performance, and the tools necessary to perform at their optimal level.” 


  • Member of the College of Chiropractors of Alberta
  • Member of the College of Chiropractic Sports Sciences
  • Member of the Sports Medicine Council of Alberta
  • Member of the Elite provider group for Active Release Techniques
  • Member of the Canadian Chiropractic Association
  • Member of the Pro-Sport Chiropractic Organization

Sports Team Involvement:

  • Team Chiropractor/ART provider for the Calgary Mustangs Professional Soccer Club
  • Team Chiropractor/ ART provider for the Calgary Vipers Professional Baseball Team
  • Team Chiropractor/Conditioning Specialist for the Calgary Renegades Fastball Team
  • Team Chiropractor/ART provider for the National Female Ultimate Team
  • Team Chiropractor/Conditioning Specialist for National Female Beach Volleyball Players
  • Chiropractor and Conditioning Specialist for many National Team Triathletes
  • Member of the ART treatment team at the Canadian Ironman Triathlon Championships
  • Provided Chiropractic/Active Release therapy for CFL football players
  • Performance coach for the Calgary Storm Softball Team
  • Strength and conditioning and video analysis  for Volleyball Vacations
  • Performance Evaluator for Elite 17 Canada West Ladies Volleyball
  • Performance Evaluator for Vauxhall Baseball Academy