Carter Docking, DO

Hometown: Adrian, MI

Why I Chose Stanford PM&R: Incredibly strong training opportunities in all fields of PM&R. Invested and skilled faculty. Residents are supportive, collaborative, and get along exceptionally well. 

Undergraduate Education: Albion College (Albion, MI) with a degree in Biochemistry

Medical School: Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine    

Internship: St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor (Transitional Year)

Professional Interests: MSK, EMG, spine medicine, sports medicine

Research Interests: Optimizing strengthening and stretching protocols for acute vs. chronic back pain. Efficacy of prolotherapy in chronologically differing patient populations. 

Professional Awards/Positions/Honors: Resident appointee to ACGME site safety committee at St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor

Personal Interests: exercising, ice hockey, college football, Michigan State University athletics, summer days spent at Devil's Lake in Michigan

Fun Facts: I worked as a doping control chaperone for the United States Anti-Doping Agency drug testing Olympic athletes.