17824 U.S. 41, Lutz, FL 33549
813-910-9040

17824 U.S. 41, Lutz, FL 33549
813-910-9040

Immediate Pain Relief and Faster Healing

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ABOUT US

At SSPTWC, our fun and energetic team is dedicated to creating and providing a comfortable and caring environment. Our mission is to provide compassionate, personalized, and revolutionary treatments that help our patients regain function by decreasing pain and improving strength and confidence.

Evaluate

We first work to understand our patient’s history and individual needs, and then work together with them to maximize results, ensuring a safe and quick return to a high quality of life.

Treatment

We specialize in providing revolutionary treatment programs to get our patients better as quickly as possible.

Resources

We can help if you are limited by pain, injury or discomfort. Our facilities, expertise, and commitment will help restore the quality of life you desire faster and better than any other clinic.

Act Now!

Don’t put it off. The longer you wait the more serious your problem may become.

“Dr. Whelton is an Intuitive Genius, A Real Healer, I Hope His Treatment Becomes a First-Line Physical Therapy Treatment for Most Pain Problems”
- Dr. Norm Shealy, M.D., Ph.D., Neurosurgeon, Inventor of the TENS Unit, Spinal Cord Stimulator, Rhizotomy Surgical Procedure, Author of 325 articles, 36 books, New York Times best selling author
MEET THE TEAM
These are the people that make our company great.
Ryan Whelton, DPT
Physical Therapist

Dr. Whelton is passionate about helping his patients heal as fast as possible. His philosophy is to teach his patients how to live pain free and never need him again. His prior experience includes working as part of the Super Bowl XXXVIII world champion New England Patriots medical staff. He is the founder of Whelton Myofascial Referral Technique®, a breakthrough treatment method for instant pain relief. When not treating he is teaching other clinicians from around the world how to relieve patients' pain immediately and help them heal faster. The methods that he has developed are being used in 25+ countries, in the NFL and MLB. He enjoys spending time with his three young children and wife and also enjoys riding his bike, doing yoga and meditation.

Ainet Rolon
Office Administrator

Ainet is an office administrator, she handles the day to day office administration work and is passionate about helping others. When not working you will find her at Disney World. Her favorite park is Universal Studios. She also enjoys riding her bike.

Jill Whelton
Office Administrator

Jill works as an office administrator.  She is a dedicated mom to her and Dr. Whelton's three young children: Cameron, Grayson and Mia. She holds a master's degree in mental health counseling. Her passion is working with foster children. When not performing her mom and office duties she enjoys working out and volunteering at her kids school.

Dora Whelton
Patient Ambassador

Dora is the most famous therapy dog in the Tampa Bay area. She loves greeting patients when they walk in the door. When not at work she enjoys playing with Dr. Whelton's and Jill's cats (against their will). She also enjoys eating their food when they are not looking.

Customer Reviews

  • review rating 5  I have been dealing with lower back pain since August 2018. Unknown to me as to what the real true cause was I tried multiple things to try to alleviate the persistent pain over the course of almost two years. These things ranged from me trying to self heal, to going to chiropractors, to even getting injections in my lower back. None of it had any long term effects and only provided short term relief for a couple hours at most. I was thinking that I might just have to live with this pain for the rest of my life. At age 40 that was not a comfortable thought and I certainly did not want to have surgery and risk having even greater complications. Thankfully the day I went to see Dr. Whelton was the day my life slowly started to change for the better. During the first visit he intuitively diagnosed me and gave me detailed instructions on how to heal my body. At first I was skeptical like most would be but I’m glad I stuck with the plan as I feel I am truly on the road to recovery. Little by little my back is feeling better and better to the point to where I am now almost completely pain free. I would recommend Dr. Whelton to anyone who has tried multiple ways to alleviate their pain and have been unsuccessful. I would also recommend Dr. Whelton to anyone who just wants to skip all the other types of treatments and just start here. In either case you will be happy that you did!

    thumb Scott Heinrich
    5/27/2020
  • review rating 5  came to doc Whelton for my s. I. joint because it was out of align. my back doctor wanted to fuse my joint, doctor Whelton was not on board with that treatment. He told me to give him 3 to 5 weeks with his reccomend exercises and my joint would be stabilize, I was a little skeptical at first but the more I did the exercises the better I became and my joint is finally stable. I would reccomend his protocol to anyone who is hurting from this I believe now that his system to get your joint stable is a far better than having surgery to fuse a joint where you can't undo it if it does not work, and have a lifetime of misery he is the best phiscal therapist that I have ever been to

    thumb Michael Bresson
    9/19/2019
  • review rating 5  I have had lower back pain for about a year or so and been to 2 or or 3 sports therapy places around Tampa with no success. So about 1 year into my pain I found sport and spine on Facebook and gave him a call and started treatment immediately. Not expecting much because the others had not made me feel better and amazingly I started to get better and better and better until the pain was completely gone. I was amazed and happy at the same time because finally someone had helped me. He also gives you advice on other things as well as to what to do to keep your back strengthened and how to have a complete body of health. I strongly recommend him to any type of pain therapy for anyone and any age he was great for me and helped me big time.

    thumb Damion Hawkins
    11/11/2020
  • review rating 5  I have had severe low back pain for over 4 years I couldn’t stand up to even go to the supermarket to get groceries. I have had over 40 injections into my low back but it never worked and no one could tell me WHY I had it. I have tried other PTs, chiros, pain management, acupuncture, massage nothing helped. I saw Dr. Whelton’s ad and figured one more chance to try. He diagnosed me with not only a herniated disc in my back but what everyone missed and he caught was that I had a mechanical issue in my sacrum and pelvis that was really causing all the pain which didn’t show up on X-rays and MRIs. I didn’t even believe my doctors even could understand how painful my condition is (was) Now, I am pretty much pain free and he taught me how to not him or anyone again of it flares up. Highly highly highly recommend him I always recommend people to come see him! I am so bummed today as it is my last visit with him:(

    thumb Alicia Kishbaugh
    11/02/2021
  • review rating 5  I have tried Chiropractic, I tried and SI joint belt, massage therapy and pain medication with minimal help. I saw an ad for Dr. Whelton and he said he has great success with SI joint dysfunction for low back pain. Now I am in no pain I can walk, stand for long periods and do whatever I want highly recommend going to see him!

    thumb shawn downey
    6/23/2021
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