The Best in the Business.

Cooper Sports Performance has partnered with the best professionals in their fields to provide our clients with the most comprehensive range of services at one convenient location.


Dr. Donald Chu, Athercare fitness and rehab

Dr. Donald Chu is a nationally recognized sports medicine specialist who leads CSP’s comprehensive physical therapy practice. He holds a Ph.D. and degree in Physical Therapy from Stanford University, in addition to a Masters in Kinesiology & Physical Education from CSU, Hayward. From 2001-2003, Dr. Chu served as the Director of Athletic Training & Rehabilitation at Stanford University.

He holds certifications as an Athletic Trainer (ATC) from the National Athletic Trainers Association (NATA) and as a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) from the National Strength & Conditioning Association (NSCA). He has served on the Board of Directors for both organizations, and is a Past-President of the NSCA. He is the NATA and Cal State, East Bay Athletic Hall of Fame.  He is also a member of the Castro Valley Sports Hall of Fame, and most recently was awarded the Alvin C. Roy Award by the NSCA for career achievement.. He most recently served as a consultant to US Squash on their fitness testing and performance standards.

Dr. Chu has consulted with elite athletes at every level on training and conditioning programs. His past clients include athletes from the 1984, 88, 92, 96, 2000, 2004 and 2016 Summer Olympics, and Professional athletes from the NFL, NBA, and MLB. In addition to his specific work with athletes, he consults with Physical Therapy practices on improving patient care, business development and expansion into the areas of performance enhancement. 


PAradigm Wellness Medical Group

Paradigm Wellness Medical Group (PWMG) understands the strain that fitness and sports puts on your body, which is why they offer personalized lifestyle medicine, unique to you and your lifestyle. PWMG. takes a holistic approach and thoroughly analyzes your health to optimize sports performance and overall wellness.

Founded by Dr. Joe Cleaver (MD, ABAARM) and Gina Knudsen (PA-C, MPAS, ABAAHP, FAAFRM), Paradigm Wellness Medical Group, Inc. offers several therapies that help your body reach peak performance and wellness.  Their services include: 

  • Sports Injury medicine services, including PRP (Platelet-Rich-Plasma) and Stem cell therapies, Nutritional analysis, Muscle strength, Fitness, and Metabolic testing
  • Hormone Balancing, which includes Sleep analysis, Measuring Testosterone levels, Thyroid performance, and Nutritional supplements
  • Regenerative Aesthetics, which includes natural skin rejuvenation treatments like Microneedling, PRP therapy, Botox, Restylane, Juvederm, Radio Frequency therapy, and Collagen stimulation