Dr. Hardik Shah, D.O. N.M.M.
Head Physician, CEO and Founder
Dr. Hardik Shah is a neuromusculoskeletal specialist who has served Southeast Michigan for more than 27 years, bringing his expertise in rehabilitative medicine to the people of Michigan. Dr. Shah collaborates with the country’s leading physicians, specialists and medical pioneers to stay on the cutting edge of of emerging healing modalities, medical technology and the highest standards for patient care.
Under the neuromuscular model and philosophies, Dr. Shah implements many modalities to diagnose and treat, some of these include, the fascial distortion model, myofascial release, trigger point and manual manipulation, cranial sacral, as well as therapeutic injections.
A 1989 Graduate of Michigan State University’s College of Osteopathic Medicine, he has diverse experience and education in Neuromusculoskeletal medicine and Osteopathic Manipulative medicine.
Institute of Neuromuscular Medicine / Sparks Systems
Anna Sparks M.S.
Founder and Owner, Coach, Physiologist
Anna Sparks has been working as a personal coach for over six years. Anna is remarkably qualified for a science-based approach to coaching and has an undeniable genuine desire to help athletes realize their full potential. Anna’s impressive athletic resume began with the Ole Miss Rebels Soccer Team at the University of Mississippi where she also received a B.S. degree in Exercise Science and Master’s degree in Exercise Physiology. She began dabbling in cycling and triathlon in 2004 after her collegiate soccer career. She realized her talent on the bike and transitioned to competitive cycling in 2009 and and went on to race in the women’s professional peloton for six years. After her professional career, Anna still rides with friends, and has aspirations to become a professional hiker.
Anna was a graduate assistant strength and conditioning coach for the Ole Miss Rebels athletic department while completing her master’s degree. During this time, Anna also completed an internship in strength and conditioning at Auburn University working with Olympic swimmers. After completing her master’s degree she became the assistant soccer coach at The University of Arkansas and spent four years coaching the Lady Razorback Soccer Team. She moved to Phoenix, AZ in 2008 to join the Arizona State Sun Devils as the assistant soccer coach and also worked for 4 years as a personal coach for Sigma Coaching before starting Sparks Systems in 2015.
As the CEO and Founder of Sparks Systems, Anna trains all of the Sparks Systems’ metabolic coaches and oversees the functions of the entire organization. As both the “brains” and “heart” of Sparks Systems, she inspires people to become the best version of themselves — both as metabolically efficient human beings and as persons of integrity.