Taking the approach that if we can understand skill, we can understand the possibility of increased efficiency. Through training, practice, and play, you’ll realize it’s not about doing more than the next person, it’s about doing it better and easier.
Founder & Owner Dr. Patrick Chandler is a coach, physical therapist, and the founder of Chandler Health & Wellness. He has a unique skillset as a CrossFit instructor and Physical Therapist to help people all across the health & wellness spectrum. Patrick received his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Rockhurst University.
He is a CrossFit Level-1 instructor, certified strength & conditioning specialist and has advanced training in joint mobilization techniques and soft tissue mobilization. Patrick has spent the last 10 years in various roles around the physical therapy world. Beginning as a PT tech he worked his way up to a clinic manager's role for Carr Physical Therapy in Springfield, Missouri. He then returned the Kansas City area to attain his Doctorate of Physical Therapy.
While in graduate school, Patrick served as the head strength and conditioning coach for all 13 of the Varsity Athletic teams at Rockhurst University. Patrick has also coached thousands of hours of group fitness classes out of Kansas Athletic Club. He has instructed numerous workshops to promote healthy joint mobility and proper movement patterns for individuals looking to stay healthy. In his free time Patrick enjoys spending time with his wife Sadie, his daughter Maeve and his two dogs Wilbur and Goose.
If you're looking to lose weight, feel great about yourself and have fun doing it - KS Athletic Club is the place for you. There's no substitution for showing up and putting in the work, but our coaches and community will make that process not only fun, but rewarding!
KS Athletic Club is a gym near me that is centrally located and easily accessible from all of Overland Park. We are located in the Edgewater Crossing Shopping Center, Next to the Enterprise rental car!