Dr. Tom Lotus is the co-owner and clinical director of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation at Serenity Health & Wellness, Ltd, located in downtown Chicago. Dr. Lotus is a 2003 graduate of National University of Health Sciences, where he continues to teach within the postgraduate department as well as an elective entitled "Advances in Functional Rehabilitation and Biomechanics". Dr. Lotus is a board certified Chiropractic Orthopedist (DACO) and is a candidate for diplomate status within the American Chiropractic Rehabilitation Board (Levels I,II,III). In October of 2004, Dr. Lotus did a rotation at Motol Hospital, Czech Republic under Professors Pavel Kolar, PT and Karel Lewitt, MD.
In 2005, Dr. Lotus was asked to be the team physician and consultant for Running Away Multisport (www.runningawaymultisport.com) and Get A Grip Cycles (www.getagripcycles.com) both based in Chicago, Illinois. Dr. Lotus' consultation traditionally examines and addresses the patient's biomechanics regarding both the gait cycle of running and cadence of cycling to improve performance. Dr. Lotus has treated endurance athletes of all calibers from nationally ranked runners, professional athletes and the novice "Weekend Warrior".
Dr. Lotus' practice revolves around restoring normal functional body mechanics, focused functional rehabilitation and neuromuscular re-education. Utilizing patient specific soft tissue and joint manipulation and incorporating a tailored rehabilitation program, patient outcomes and performance are enhanced while the possibility of future relapse is reduced.