CHARLOTTE, N.C., Dec. 13, 2016 -- Novant Health has engaged EXOS, a leader in human performance, to bring performance training programs and services to the Charlotte area.

The new program, Novant Health Sports & Performance Medicine powered by EXOS, will provide local youth, high school, college and professional athletes, teams, active adults, and companies with training programs utilizing EXOS’ methodology that has supported elite champions around the world, the U.S. military, and leading global corporations.

The 10,000-square-foot EXOS facility is located along with Novant Health Rehabilitation at 13245 Reece Blvd. W, Huntersville, NC. Patients will have access to physical therapists by appointment from 7 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. Monday – Thursday and from 7 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday.

“By combining Novant Health’s sports medicine expertise with EXOS’ highly skilled team of performance specialists we are able to establish a premiere program that will greatly benefit school age and professional athletes, and active adults,” said Dr. Eric Warren, medical director of Novant Health Sports Medicine. “Novant Health Sports & Performance Medicine powered by EXOS builds on our commitment of providing world-class health care and services in the communities we serve.”

EXOS has supported the 2014 World Cup champion German national team, 60 medalists at the 2012 Summer Olympics, and Carolina Panthers players Shaq Thompson, Jonathan Stewart, A.J. Klein, and Dean Marlowe as part of their NFL combine program that has supported 7 No.1 picks, 134 first-rounders, and 675 total NFL draft picks.

“We’re very excited to bring our proven performance system to the Charlotte area and to Novant Health,” said Mark Verstegen, founder and president of EXOS. “The Charlotte community is home to many great youth, high school, college, and professional athletes, as well as adults who are passionate about health and achieving greater performance. Our goal with Novant Health Sports & Performance Medicine powered by EXOS is to provide performance game plans to elevate people to achieve higher levels of success every day.”

For more information about Novant Health Sports & Performance Medicine powered by EXOS, contact exos@novanthealth.org or visit novanthealth.org/exos.