Kinected’s team of health and fitness experts bring a well-honed balance of movement and medicine to the studio. Our staff includes seasoned Pilates and GYRONTONIC® instructors, hand-selected for their excellence in teaching, and an in-house network of wellness professionals. We also provide a physician referral network of various specialists within the New York metropolitan area.
Matt McCulloch and Carrie McCulloch, MD As founders of Kinected, husband-and-wife team Matt and Carrie McCulloch, MD bring an integrative approach of physical health to the studio environment. Matt is a master Pilates instructor with years of experience educating movement professionals and training a broad spectrum of clients, including athletes, dancers, and injured populations. Carrie is a licensed physician, writer, and Pilates educator. Together, Matt and Carrie are committed to bridging the gaps between movement and medicine they experienced as colleagues in the fitness industry. To this end, they created the FAMI Workshop—an intensive anatomy and injuries program for fitness professionals held at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine—as well as other integrative resources for medical and movement professionals. With Kinected, they look forward to fostering a center that serves the comprehensive health and education needs of clients and instructors.
more about Matt
Matt McCulloch is an educator of fitness and movement professionals, co-founder of Kinected, and co-director of the Kane School. A classically trained dancer, he began studying Pilates 20 years ago to rehabilitate an anterior cruciate ligament injury. He is trained in both original and contemporary approaches; over the past decade, he has educated hundreds of instructors and created pragmatic teaching tools for fitness professionals, like the FAMI workshop and the new FAMI iPad app series. Matt also lectures to clinical professionals, frequently leading workshops fusing movement and clinical information on the rehabilitative benefits of Pilates to DPT students at Hunter College and physiatry residents at The Mount Sinai Medical Center. Additionally, Matt is a GYROKINESIS® & GYROTONIC® instructor, a National Academy of Sports Medicine certified exercise specialist, and co-chair of the Fitness Professional division of TRIARQ.
more about Carrie
As a licensed physician with a background in both movement and medicine, Carrie is passionate about creating integrative wellness experiences that take care of the body from head to toe. As the medical director of Kinected, she develops comprehensive wellness solutions that compliment a strong Pilates core. As an educator, Carrie builds innovative teaching tools that connect the body and mind. In addition to the FAMI Workshop, she co-founded living anatome, an award-winning program that teaches anatomy to medical students through Pilates and yoga. Together with Matt, Carrie is a member of the medical advisory board of TRIARQ, a community of
healthcare professionals working together to create new standards in
clinical and service excellence through continuing education, research,
and cross discipline collaboration.