Meet Dr. James Stoxen, DC, FSSEMM (hon) FWSSEM

    Dr James Stoxen DC., FSSEMM (hon)

    Dr James Stoxen DC., FSSEMM (hon)

    Dr James Stoxen DC., FSSEMM (hon) is the president of Team Doctors® (1), Treatment and Training Center Chicago, one of the most recognized treatment centers in the world.

    Dr Stoxen is a #1 International Bestselling Author of the book, The Human Spring Approach to Thoracic Outlet Syndrome. (2)  He has lectured at more than 15 medical conferences on his Human Spring Approach to Thoracic Outlet Syndrome, 7 lectures where he was the keynote speaker. (3) Editors from over 30 peer review medical journals have asked Dr Stoxen to publish his research on The Human Spring Approach to thoracic outlet syndrome specifically. (4)  Dr Stoxen’s publishing company, Masters Academy Publishing published the book which is a #1 best seller in 8 countries. (5)

    He has been asked to submit his other research on the human spring approach to treatment, training and prevention in over 250 peer review medical journals. (6) He serves as the Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Orthopedic Science and Research (7) and the Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Dermatology and Aging. (7.5) He is the Executive Editor or the Journal of Trauma and Acute Care, (8) Chief Editor, Advances in Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Journal (9) and editorial board for over 40 peer review medical journals. (10)

    He is a much sought-after speaker both to the general public and at CME credentialed medical conferences. He has given over 1000 live presentations and lectured at over 70 medical conferences to over 50,000 doctors in more than 20 countries. (11) He has been invited to speak at over 400 medical conferences in over 50 international cities in 30 countries. (12)  He has been invited as the keynote speaker at over 60 medical conferences. (13)

    After his groundbreaking lecture on the Integrated Spring-Mass Model at the World Congress of Sports and Exercise Medicine he was presented with an Honorary Fellowship Award by a member of the royal family, the Sultan of Pahang. This honorary fellowship was awarded for his distinguished research and contributions to the advancement of Sports and Exercise Medicine on an International level. (14)  He was awarded a second honorary fellowship in 2017 by the formation of the Society of Sports and Exercise Medicine. (15)

    In 1986 he was appointed the team physician for the American Powerlifting Association National Team, treating these world class athletes at every national and world championship until 1992.  In 1987 he served as the doctor to the US national team in the first competitions against the Soviet Union USSR.  In 1988 he organized the first sports medicine course in the former Soviet Union USSR at the famed National Institute of Physical Culture and Sports Medicine in Moscow. (15.5)

    Dr Stoxen won the state title in Armwrestling in Arizona and Nevada.   In 1987 he was appointed the team doctor for all national and world championships for the American Armwrestling Association. In 1988 Introduced Armwrestling to Eastern Europe and USSR through negotiations with the USSR Ministry of Sport.  He then organized the first competitions between the US and eastern block countries in the former Soviet Union USSR. (15.51)   From 1986 to 1992 he was official team doctor at over 60 national and world championships treating close to 1000 national and world champions athletes in many amateur and professional sports.

    He was inducted into the National Fitness Hall of Fame in 2008 (16) and the Personal Trainers Hall of Fame in 2012. (17)  In 2012 he was appointed to serve on Appointed to the Advisory Board for the American Board of Anti-Aging Health Practitioners (ABAAHP) (18) and The American Board of Anti-Aging /Regenerative Medicine (ABAARM). (19) He has also been appointed to the Advisory Board for the International Sports Hall of Fame.(20) In 2021 he was presented with a certificate of appreciation and an Honorary Membership in the Libyan Society for Hand Surgery.

    Dr Stoxen has a big reputation in the entertainment industry working as a doctor for over 150 tours of elite entertainers, caring for over 1000 top celebrity entertainers and their handlers. (21) He has been hired to work for some of the biggest concert tours such as the Michael Buble World Tour in 2006 and 2019, the Iron Maiden Tour in 2006 and, 2012 and 2017, The Bette Midler Tour in 2015, The New Kids On The Block Tour in 2006 and 2015, the Dancing With the Stars Tour 2007 and 2015, the Leonard Cohen Tour in 2009, the Brittney Spears Tour in 2009, the Steely Dan tours of 2008 and 2009, the Beyonce & Robin Thicke Tour in 2007, the Hannah Montana and Jonas Brothers Tour in 2007, the Kenny Chesney and Sugarland Tour in 2007, the Faith Hill/Tim McGraw & Taylor Swift Tour in 2007, the Tony Hawk Tours of 2006 and 2007, three tours with the American Idols in 2006, 2007 and 2008, the Cirque Du Soleil, Delirium Tour in 2007, The Aerosmith/Motley Crue Tour in 2006, again the The Aerosmith/Lenny Kravitz Tour in 2006, the Alicia Keys Tour/John Legend Tour in 2005, the Kanye West/Fantasia Tour in 2005 and the Kanye West Glow in the Dark Tour in 2008, the So You Think You Can Dance? Tour in 2006, the Mariah Carey/Sean Paul Tour in 2006, the Dolly Parton Tour in 2005, the Michael Flately’s Celtic Tiger Tour in 2005, the Justin Timberlake Tour in 2006, the John Fogerty/Willie Nelson Tour in 2006, the Ringling Brothers Barnam and Baily Circus Tour in 2006 ten tours with the Wiggles Tours in 2004, 2005, 2006, 2997, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2013 and over 100 more tours not on this list.

    Anthony Field or the popular children’s entertainment group, The Wiggles, wrote a book, How I Got My Wiggle Back which was published by Wiley and Harper Collins Publishing. (22) The book detailed Anthony’s struggles with the chronic pain and clinical depression he struggled with for years until he was treated by Dr Stoxen. At that time Anthony stated he was suicidal (23) and thanked Dr Stoxen for saving his career and his life. (24)

    Dr Stoxen’s interests are in working in materials science, advanced biological/biomedical materials, polymer and metallic biomaterials, materials synthesis for “active” medical, i.e. therapeutic and sports applications.  He recently accepted an invitation to speak at the 2nd International Meet on Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering will be held in Valencia, Spain during April 17-19, 2023. (28)

    Physicians Medical Technologies does business as Team Doctors®, a medical device company that provides high end vibration massage tools.  In 2012, the Massage Assist Pro was cleared by the FDA.  Today the Massage Assist®  is sold in 13 countries.  In late 2019, Team Doctors launched the Vibeassage® which was cleared by the FDA in 2019 and has sold thousands of units around the world.  (27)

    Dr Stoxen is the CEO and founder of Physicians Medical Technologies. During the Covid 19 pandemic Dr Stoxen was instrumental in providing sourcing 4.5 tons or over 1,000,000 NIOSH approved, nitrile gloves, over 250,000 NIOSH approved N95 masks hospitals, healthcare providers and the public through his contacts in medicine internationally during the PPE shortage.

    Dr Stoxen was interviewed on CNN, ABC, CBS, NBC, and many other media outlets around the world about the Integrated Spring-Mass Model and Human Spring Approach to how to examine, treat and train the human body as an integrated spring. (25) (26)

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    Team Doctors Vibeassage® and Vibeassage® Pro

    Vibration Therapy Treatment Tools

    Dr. Stoxen developed a line of vibration therapy tools called the Team Doctors Vibeassage® line. This line of high-performance vibration therapy devices consist of the Vibeasssage® Pro which is for health care professionals like physical therapists, chiropractors, athletic trainers, massage therapists and spas and the more portable and affordable Vibeassage®.

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    Journal of Orthopedic Science and Research

    I would like to thank Athenaeum Scientific Publishers for the opportunity to serve as the Editor in Chief of the Journal of Orthopaedic Science and Research. In my role as the Editor-in-Chief, I will work diligently to assist in defining and adjusting the journals mission and to adapt to the evolving needs of the readership.

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    If you would like to be a board member or submit your research for review for possible publication in the JOSR, email Dr Stoxen at

    Journal of Dermatology and Aging

    Congratulations and Welcome Dr. James Stoxen, Robert M. Goldman to our team. It is a great honor to have you as an Editor-in-chief and co-editor-in-chief respectively for the Journal of Dermatology and Aging and Editors for the Journal of Rehabilitation and Pain Medicine and Journal of Orthopaedics and Clinical Research.

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    Medical Journal Editorial Board Member

    Dr James Stoxen DC., FSSEMM (hon) has been appointed to the Editorial Board of more than 50 prestigious medical journals.

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    Editors from over 220 international scientific journals have asked Dr. Stoxen to submit his research for publication.

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    If you would like to submit your research for review to be published in any of these medical journals then please contact Dr Stoxen at

    Anthony Field Story

    The dramatic personal story of Anthony Field, founder and costar of the world’s most popular children’s musical group, The Wiggles

    Anthony Field, the creator and a founding member of the world’s most successful musical groups for young children, The Wiggles, was handicapped by chronic pain, chronic, chronic fatigue, misdiagnosed fibromyalgia and depression during his 20 years on the road.

    The book that takes you inside the life of the Wiggles’ co-founder Anthony Field and the story of his successful struggle to overcome debilitating emotional and physical health challenges and the groundbreaking approaches to wellness named the Human Spring Approach developed by Dr James Stoxen DC., FSSEMM (hon)

    #1 International Best Selling Author

    Dr James Stoxen’s new book, The Human Spring Approach to Thoracic Outlet Syndrome is an Amazon #1 Best Seller in the US, Canada, Brazil and Australia and a best seller in Germany, Italy and the UK making it an International #1 Best Seller! As of August 1st 2019 it has been on the best sellers list for over 9 months straight.

    #1 Best Seller in Australia on 10-26-2018
    #1 Best Seller in the United States on 10-29-2018
    #1 Best Seller in Brazil on 12-19-2018
    #1 Best Seller in Canada on 12-21-2018
    #1 Best Seller in France on 3-31-2020
    #1 Best Seller in Germany on 12-08-2020
    #1 Best Seller in the UK on 12-09-2020
    #1 Best Seller in Japan on 12-12-2020
    Best Seller in Italy on 07-09-2019
    Best Seller in Spain on 01-26-2020

    International Keynote Speaker

    Lectured at 70+ medical conferences

    Dr. Stoxen is a much sought-after speaker by corporations and medical societies around the world. He has given over 1000 live presentations on health awareness topics. He has been asked to give scientific presentations at more than 70 medical conferences in over 20 countries addressing an estimate of more than 50,000 medical doctors and scientists on advanced approaches to examination, treatment, rehabilitation, diet, fitness, biomechanics and sports training. Here is a list of conferences, corporations and lecture topics.

    Dr James Stoxen DC., FSSEMM (hon) making news around the world.

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