Or Nativ graduated from Ben-Gurion University of the Negev in Israel in 2016, majoring in Physical Therapy. Growing up playing basketball, he always had a special interest in athletic performance and sports injuries. He began his career in an orthopedic outpatient setting, quickly adding to the mix work with professional basketball and soccer teams. He holds a Strength and Conditioning Specialist certification from the National Strength and Conditioning Association. As a PADI certified scuba divemaster, he has dived in several places around the world, a passion that led him to complete training in Aquatic Physical Therapy.
Or emphasizes an evidence-based, patient-oriented, functional approach along with positive communication to achieve high-quality care for his patients. He constantly strives to master new skills and expand his knowledge through continuing education courses.
During the summer of 2017 Or took a five-month gap with his wife to hike more than 2300 miles of the Pacific Crest Trail through California, Oregon, and Washington. An experience that brought him to the limits of his physical and mental abilities and provided him with invaluable insights regarding the capabilities of the body and mind. In his free time, Or enjoys spending time with his wife and friends, hiking, running, listening to music, and any activity that involves water.