Mission Statement

A personalized environment to massively, positively impact your physical movement potential. Professional athlete level care made available to all ambitious and driven people.

Why “Kinetik”?

Kinetik Performance Co was founded in 2016 by manual therapist Jonathan Pierce. Our name comes from the Greek word “kinetikos” which is all about MOTION!


We are a team of practitioners and trainers who believe the human body was made to move. Whether your goal is to live your daily life and play with your kids energetically and without experiencing low back pain, or if you have your sights set on elite level athletic performance, or, for anything in between, we can help you!


We offer a wide range of services and classes including A.R.T./manual therapy, massage, acupuncture, personal training, corrective exercise, ELDOA (for spinal health and back pain), laser therapy, biomechanics running analysis and running coaching, and more!

Meet the team!

Manual Therapy, Massage, and Acupuncture

Jonathan Pierce - Founder / Principal and Lead Practitioner

Jonathan brings a wealth of experience to Kinetik Performance. He is a certified Active Release Technique Provider and uses his extensive background in movement, biomechanics, and strength and conditioning to help athletes and individuals with all types of injuries or performance issues.

Colin Diment - Certified Athletic Trainer / Sports Therapist

Colin arrived at Kinetik in spring 2021, fresh off a stint working with the LA Lakers and with prior experience at the Olympic Training Center in Chula Vista. Colin is an outstanding practitioner with experience working with high level athletes in various sports and disciplines.

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TJ Morton - Orthopedic Acupuncture / Mukaino Meridian Therapy

TJ has a BA from Brown University and a Masters of Science in Traditional Chinese Medicine from PCOM in San Diego. TJ brings with him energy, creativity, and a desire to connect deeply with each patient, making each treatment an expression of the individual in front of him. 

Stephanie Weston - Certified Massage and Fascial Stretch Therapist

Stephanie is a gifted massage therapist with a Bachelor’s Degree in Kinesiology and Exercise Science. Stephanie has previously worked with athletes at the Olympic Training Center in Chula Vista as well as in many other capacities over the past ten years. Stephanie has a wide skillset with many techniques and certifications including massage, Fascial Stretch Therapy, Cupping and IASTM, and more!

Sports Performance, Personal Training, and Corrective Exercise

Paolo Isaac - Performance and Therapy Specialist

Paolo is a Certified Personal Trainer who has experience working with a wide variety of populations in different fitness domains including weight loss, strength and conditioning, wellness coaching, endurance training, injury prevention, postural restoration, biomechanics, and rehabilitation.

Chris Bostwick - Sports Performance Specialist

Chris Bostwick has more than 15 years of coaching experience in NCAA Division 1 track and field programs. As a jumps and multi-events coach, he has a strong background in how to optimize training for speed and power. At Kinetik, he specializes in helping high school, collegiate, professional, and recreational athletes maximize their potential and perform at the highest level.

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Marianna O'Brien - Personal Trainer / Posture & Corrective Exercise / Therapy Assistant

Marianna came to Kinetik for an internship in 2017 and has been a core member of the team ever since. Marianna completed her ELDOA 1, 2, and 3 certifications during 2018 and offers private and small group sessions.

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David Barnett - Personal Trainer / Corrective Exercise

David is a certified personal trainer with a bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology from San Diego State University. He has experience in multiple settings, working with both rehabilitation and healthy populations to improve overall biomechanics and posture while helping clients reach their fitness goals.

Our Partners

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Ian Armstrong - Sports Medicine Acupuncture / Orthopedic Specialist

Ian is a California native who graduated from the Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in 2009 and has been certified in Sports Medicine Acupuncture since 2011. Ian has worked closely with elite and everyday athletes to improve their rehabilitation and performance.

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Heidi Barker - Acupuncture / Wellness Consultant / Speaker

Heidi Barker holds a degree in Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine from the Pacific College of Oriental Medicine. Her extensive background of experiences and specialties, from orthopedic and sports medicine to visualization therapy make her an invaluable asset to Kinetik clients at all levels of athletic pursuit.

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Dr. Corey King - Naturopathic Doctor

Corey King is focused on optimizing and improving the health of all his patients. He specializes in joint pain, ozone therapy, and IV therapy. PRP joint injections can help regenerate tendons and ligaments so you will be out of pain and back to training quickly!

Dr. King is at Kinetik several days per month – please reach out to our front desk to take advantage of his next visit!

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Josh Jagoda - Chiropractor / Manual Therapist

Josh Jagoda is an excellent chiropractor who also has ART/manual therapy certification and experience. Josh has more than ten years of experience and a variety of certifications and experience upon which to draw. He has worked with many demographics, ranging from professional athletes to corporate wellness to the general population. A session with Josh will leave you feeling great!

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