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

Dr Stoxen became licensed to practice at age 24 and has been in practice for 32 years.  He is the president of Team Doctors®, Treatment and Training Center Chicago, one of the most recognized treatment centers in the world.

He is a #1 International Best Selling Author. His first book, The Human Spring Approach to Thoracic Outlet Syndrome is an Amazon #1 Best Seller in USA, Australia, Canada, Brazil and a best seller in the UK, Germany and Italy making it an #1 international best selling book and him a #1 international best selling author.

Dr Stoxen’s book is seen as a breakthrough with doctors and patients around the world. It is also seen as a breakthrough in the scientific community as well.  The editors from more than 60 scientific journals have asked Dr Stoxen for full manuscripts on his research and innovative approaches in medicine.  Also, editors from over 20 scientific peer reviewed journals have asked Dr Stoxen for his full manuscripts on the Human Spring Approach to thoracic outlet syndrome.

He has been invited to give plenary and keynote presentations on his Human Spring Approach to Thoracic Outlet Syndrome, at over 15 medical conferences.  You can watch the presentations on his Human Spring Approach to Thoracic Outlet Syndrome on the Thoracic Outlet Syndrome by Team Doctors youtube channel.

Dr Stoxen has extensive experience in the field of sports medicine and sports training  He has worked at over 100 national and world championships treating more than 500 national and world champions.  He developed the Integrated Spring-Mass Model of biomechanics and the Human Spring Approach to maximizing human performance in sports.  This model and treatment and training approach has been praised by the global medical community.

Because of these breakthroughs he has been invited to speak at over 180 medical conferences in over 50 international cities in over 30 countries. Dr Stoxen has been invited to give the keynote presentation at over 30 medical conferences in over 17 international cities in 14 countries. He has been invited to serve as a member of the organizing committee of more than 30 medical conferences in 15 countries.

He has been invited to speak at more than 20 international medical conferences on sports medicine. He is a pioneer in the barefoot running movement being a barefoot runner and the first doctor to lecture on barefoot running in 2007 before the barefoot running craze in 2010.

Dr Stoxen is an award-winning doctor. He was presented with an Honorary Fellowship Award by a member of the royal family, the Sultan of Pahang, at the World Congress of Sports and Exercise Medicine for his distinguished research and contributions to the advancement of Sports and Exercise Medicine on an International level.   He received his second honorary fellowship at the World Congress of Sports and Exercises Medicine in 2017.

Dr Stoxen has been inducted as a hall of fame sports trainer.  He has been rehabilitating patients and training athletes in the Team Doctors rehab-training center since 1991. He has strength trained over 40 athletes to win a national or world titles. In 2003 he was appointed to the prestigious editorial advisory board for Muscle and Fitness by Mr Joe Weider. In 2008 he was inducted into the National Fitness Hall of Fame and in 2012, he was inducted into the Personal Trainers Hall of Fame.

He is an anti-aging expert and visionary.  He is a much sought-after speaker giving over 1000 live presentations to the public and has lectured at over 55 anti-aging medical conferences to over 50,000 doctors in more than 20 countries on progressive approaches to preventive medicine in the area of orthopedics.  Dr Robert Goldman MD DO, the president of the Academy of Anti-aging Medicine, has been a patient of Stoxens for over 15 years and wrote the forward to his book.

If you visit the events page you can see who he will be speaking for, what the topic is, where the event is and when he is speaking so you can catch one of his lectures.

Team Doctors and Dr Stoxen has been endorsed by his patients with a 5 star Google rating, a 5 star Yelp ratingpraised in the reviews by his patients in the Chicago area, top athletes and entertainers.

In fact, the most recognized reviews of Dr Stoxen’s expertise came from Anthony Field, the founder and costar of the world’s most popular children’s musical group, The Wiggles. In 2012, Anthony Field published a book, How I Got My Wiggle Back where he shared his lifelong struggle with a variety of ailments, migraines, herniated discs, chronic pain, chronic fatigue, fibromyalgia and a daily dependence on painkillers to help him cope with these ailments. Anthony also suffered from severe clinical depression that left him with thoughts of suicide.

After decades of failed attempts to turn his health around Field decided to quit touring in 2004.  In desperation, celebrity tour manager, Dave Brown hired Dr Stoxen to help Anthony.  Remarkably he got Anthony completely pain free in less than a week.   Field stated many times that Stoxen’s approach saved his career and saved his life.

The Wiggles aren’t the only celebrities Stoxen has worked with.  Dr Stoxen has one of the largest celebrity practices in the world working on over 130 tours of top entertainers. It is estimated that Dr Stoxen has treated over 1000 entertainers and their handlers in the last 20 years.

For more information about Dr Stoxen’s body of work go to the Meet Dr James Stoxen page here

#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 the Brazil on 12-19-2018
#1 Best Seller in Canada on 12-21-2018
Best Seller in Germany on 12-19-2018
Best Seller in the United Kingdom on 10-26-2018
Best Seller in Italy on 07-09-2019


Because of his this innovative model and approach he has become a much sought-after speaker by international medical societies, Dr. Stoxen has addressed more than 65 medical conferences and over 50,000 doctors and scientists in Australia, Brazil, China, Columbia, Germany, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, Monaco, Netherlands, Portugal, Russia, Scotland, South Africa, Thailand, UAE, UK, and throughout the United States.


Dr Stoxens deep tissue treatments release the inflammation and toxins from muscles. He knew he could speed recovery and improve human performance if he had a tool that could plow out this inflammation from the area and vacuum in fresh oxygenated blood carrying nutrients to the tissues. He spent 6 years developing an incredible new treatment tool that does just that.

He called it the Massage Assist. Dr Stoxen use the used the Massage Assist to relax the tension from the body. When the tension comes off the bodies spring system it restores spring back to his step easing his chronic pain and chronic fatigue. It not only eases muscle and joint pain, but helps to flush out the inflammation that contributes to accelerated aging of the cardiovascular and nervous system.

Many top athletes and celebrities look to Dr Stoxen’s Massage Assist to ease tension, pain and increase human performance. After patients purchase Dr Stoxen’s Massage Assist he doesnt see them as often and some dont return for treatment at all because they treat themselves with this incredible treatment tool.

Dr Stoxen’s Massage Assist is now in 100+ cities around the world including Hong Kong, Bangkok, Singapore, Koh Samui, Phuket, Munich, Kuala Lumpur, Ireland, Toronto, Brisbane, Mooloolaba, Melbourne, Sydney, Beijing, Seattle, San Diego, Niagara Falls, Houston, Los Angeles, Austin Texas, Boston, Manhattan, Indianapolis, Miami, Boca Raton, Las Vegas, Montana, Chicago, Shenzhen, Guangzhou, Hainan, and Manila Philippines.

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.

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