COLUMBIA — Columbia resident Jeff Powell and his business, Transformational Fitness Coaching, might just be onto something. Powell bought the rights to a recovery program that no one else in Missouri has, and he has athletes from around the state paying a pretty penny to come use it. Inside his gym, behind Kelani Salon and Spa, he says he is “fixing” injured athletes in a third of the time it takes using typical physical therapy. Part of fixing these athletes makes use of a machine that sends electrical currents into the muscles. But some physical therapists aren’t convinced and aren’t promoting this new program. They claim there’s nothing to prove the program’s success but the testimony of a few clients.
New technology strives to heal injuries faster
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