Dr. Bill Russell
Coordinator of Rehabilitation and Injury Prevention
Dr. Bill specializes in the treatment of Dancers, Musicians and Actors and maintains an on-site clinic for Webster students, treating acute and chronic injuries using a variety of physical medicine techniques and Pilates based exercise programs. He received his Doctor of Chiropractic degree from Logan University, holds a Diplomate of the American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians in sports medicine, and has studied acupuncture extensively in China and the United States. He is an active member of the International Association of Dance Medicine and Science and Performing Arts Medicine Association, and has published numerous articles and lectured nationally and internationally on Dance Medicine.
In addition to his performing arts medicine practice he is an Internationally known artist, exhibiting works in Greece, Turkey and the United Kingdom. In St. Louis his work can be seen at ARTICA and the Contemporary Museum and as sets for ANNONYArts. Dr Russell graduated from Pittsburgh University with a BFA and MA and Washington University with a MFA in Multimedia. He has danced with Sara Shelton Mann and Off Track Dancers and studies African Dance via Katherine Dunham Technique and Black Dance USA.