Our Adisory Board is second to none in the sport science industry. With its members, we continue to lead the way in research and innovation.
Randa Bascharon DO, ATC
Dr. Randa Bascharon is a board certified orthopedic surgeon and is fellowship trained in sports medicine. Additionally, she is a sports performance specialist and a board certified athletic trainer. She is also the Founder and president of the Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Institute of Las Vegas.
Over the years Dr. Bascharon has trained Olympic, professional, elite and amateur athletes and helped them reach their full potential. She also donates her time by serving as the official team physician for several Southern Nevada youth sports. Using her years of experience in sports medicine, she provides cutting-edge orthopedic and sports medical services with compassion, integrity and pride.
Dr. Bascharon is the recipient of numerous honors such as: Excellence in Hand Research from the American Osteopathic Orthopedic Academy in 2003; Doctor of the Year from Barton Memorial Hospital in South Lake Tahoe, California in 2005; The American Legion Good Citizenship Award for her work in the community and The Las Vegas Business Press Rising Stars Award in 2007.
Mario Soto holds a Master’s degree in Sport & Performance Psychology Consulting from California State University, Fullerton. He also has an extensive background in sports (including a 3rd degree in Kempo Karate).
Mario has worked with a multitude of teams and athletes at the amateur, Olympic and professional levels assisting them in dealing with a variety of sports performance related issues, such as self-doubt, improving performance routines, goal setting, mental toughness, focus, motivation, confidence, dealing with pressure, and team dynamics.
He has lectured and consulted around the country on a range of sports-related topics, and has held seminars on improving one's performance.
Jordan R. Moon
PhD., CSCS*D, HFS
Dr. Moon received his Ph.D. in Exercise Physiology from The University of Oklahoma, and is the current Department Head of Sports Fitness and Health, United States Sports Academy. He is also the Research Institute Director for sport supplement giant, Muscle Pharm.
Dr. Moon has trained athletes of all levels, including professionals in Major League Baseball (MLB), the National Football League (NFL) and the National Hockey League (NHL), as well as college athletes and teams in addition to youth and fitness clients.
Dr. Moon has presented at several scientific conferences, including NSCA and ACSM national conferences, and has published several articles on human body composition and changes regarding age and fitness level. In addition, he has served as a reviewer for the NSCA and the European Society for Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism.
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