Dr. Gordon Cogan is a board-certified Naturopathic Physician, Movement and Performance Specialist, and advocate for Lifestyle Athleticism!
Medical areas of focus and treatment include injury prevention, rehabilitation through movement and function optimization, longevity science, metabolic health, hormone changes of aging, and fertility.
Dr. Cogan is also interested in modifiable behavioral challenges that can retract from healthy aging and longevity: these include sleep, stress, exercise/fitness, chronic pain/movement restriction, nutrition, cognitive health, gut health, and polypharmacy.
Experience and Education:
For more than 20 years, Dr. Cogan has been helping build lifestyle athletes through movement and performance coaching. His experience in the fitness industry, combined with a passion for health and performance aging led to the pursuit of Naturopathic Medical studies.
Dr. Cogan earned a bachelor's degree in nutritional science from Cornell University and Doctorate of Naturopathy from the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine.
In addition, Dr. Cogan maintains the following professional memberships and certifications:
- American Association of Naturopathic Physicians
- Oregon Association of Naturopathic Physicians
- NSCA CSCS (Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist)
- Precision Nutrition Level 2 Coach (Pn2)
- FRC MS (Functional Range Conditioning and Movement Specialist)
- FMS Level 2 (Functional Movement Systems)
- Animal Flow Level II
Just a bit more:
Dr. Cogan is an avid athlete and grew up playing virtually every sport he could find, however, his all-time passion sport is basketball. He is also an avid motorsports enthusiast and in his free time, he can be found at the motorcycle track or cheering on his favorite MotoGP racers every Sunday.