After 21-years as Director of Performance, Strength and Conditioning Coach for the Denver Nuggets NBA Basketball team, Steve Hess has chosen a new and exciting path as Chief Performance Officer for Panorama Orthopedic and Spine and Operating Owner for Panorama Wellness and Sports Institute. Hess is one of 6 trainers worldwide who sits on the Under Armour Performance Training Council. He is a sponsored athlete by Met-Rx and an ambassador for Red Bird Chicken. He is also on the scientific advisory board for Masimo MightySat in addition to sitting on the scientific facility board for Panorama Orthopedic and Spine. Steve has been featured on NBA Inside Stuff, All-Accesswith Ahmad Rashad, NBATV, The Eating Network, and has been seen in The Wall Street Journal, Denver Post, Rocky Mountain News and on local tv as well. A graduate of Ithaca College (N.Y) Hess received a master's degree in physical education with an emphasis on sports medicine and a bachelor's degree in exercise science fitness and cardiac rehabilitation in '91. In 2013 Hess became a M.A.T specialist, in 2015 he completed his M.A.T mastery certification, in 2016 he became RTS Mastery certified and in 2017 he became CSCS certified.