Zach Long


Doctor of Physical Therapy, East Carolina University

Number of ICE Courses Taken

7 or more

ICE Certifications


Profile last updated
April 13, 2024

Zach Long

Dr. Zach is better known as “The Barbell Physio” because of his industry-leading website where he is a trusted resource for hundreds of thousands of athletes and coaches wanting to perform optimally without pain limiting their lifestyle. Additionally, Zach travels throughout the world teaching “Clinical Management of the Fitness Athlete” with the Institute of Clinical Excellence where he shares his expertise in the comprehensive needs of active individuals.

Dr. Zach is a Board Certified Sports Specialist, Level One CrossFit Trainer, NASM Performance Enhancement Specialist, and certified SFMA practitioner. He graduated with highest honors from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill for his undergraduate degree before earning his Doctorate at East Carolina University. Outside of the clinic you can find Zach spending time with his wife and his two dogs.

Clinician Contact Information


Clinic Information

Onward Charlotte

529 W Summit Ave, Charlotte, NC 28203, USA