NeckCare provides a diagnostic and treatment technology platform for objective, clinical grade neck assessments and rehabilitation and outside the clinic therapy to optimize patient outcomes. Leveraging its patented diagnosis and treatment methodology, the Butterfly Method, and a secure, HIPAA-compliant web-based, NeckCare assesses neck mobility, provides recommended therapy exercises, and tracks the progress of patients with recurrent and chronic neck pain.

The Team

The NeckCare team has deep expertise in neck assessment, therapy and rehabilitation, medical diagnostic technology, biomedical engineering, physics and global business leadership.

Mr. Thorsteinn Geirsson

Mr. Thorsteinn Geirsson
CEO and Corporate Development

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Mr. Thorsteinn Geirsson
CEO and Corporate Development

Mr. Geirsson has 27 years of experience in the international IT market. He has served as a company CEO & COO for both IT companies and medical diagnostic corporations and startups. He holds a BSc. in Sport Medicine and Biology and got his MSc in Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Iceland. Mr. Geirsson is a partner and a member of the board of directors of NeckCare and serves as the company CEO & Corporate Development. His email is: TG@NeckCare.com

Dr. Magnus K. Gislason

Dr. Magnus K. Gislason
CTO and Member of the board of directors

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Dr. Magnus K. Gislason
CTO and Member of the board of directors

Dr. Magnus K. Gislason is a Mechanical Engineer and has B.Sc. in Technical Physics from the University of Iceland. He received his M.Sc. in Biomedical Engineering and PhD in Biomechanics in 2008 from the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow. He is the company’s CTO and is instrumental in the company R&D. His primary focus is on scientific and technological development within the organization with a special focus on opportunities for NeckCare to commercialize its technology and services. His email is: MG@NeckCare.com

Dr. Gudny L. Oddsdottir, PhD

Dr. Gudny L. Oddsdottir, PhD
Member of the board of directors

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Dr. Gudny L. Oddsdottir, PhD
Member of the board of directors

She is the Manager of Academic affairs at School of Medicine (PT´s) at the University of Iceland. Dr. Oddsdottir is a licensed Physical Therapist and has a PhD in Biomedical science. Graduated with BS and MS degree from the University Iceland and certification in Manual Therapy from St. Augustine, Florida, USA. Her Doctoral thesis addressed the movement control of the cervical spine and objective mobility assessment method for the cervical spine. Dr. Oddsdottir is a world leading specialist in her expert domain and she has published numerous scientific reports.

Mr. Artur David Udrescu

Mr. Artur David Udrescu
CMO, Corporate Development

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Mr. Artur David Udrescu
CMO, Corporate Development

Mr. Artur David Udrescu has accumulated a vast amount of international experience working both in USA and in Europe and then starting his own private ventures. He has a degree in International business from the University of Southern Alabama. He is a partner and a member of the Board of Directors of NeckCare and serves as the company CMO & Corporate Development.

Dr. Eythor Kristjansson, PhD

Dr. Eythor Kristjansson, PhD
Founder, R&D

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Dr. Eythor Kristjansson, PhD
Founder, R&D

Dr. Kristjansson is the founder of NeckCare. He is a physical therapist (BSc) and graduated as manual therapist from Oslo, Norway in 1987 and was acknowledged as specialist in manual therapy in 1991. He finished his PhD in 2004 from the University of Iceland in co-operation with the University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia about “Investigations into the stability system of the cervical spine”. Dr. Kristjansson is an international expert in neck pain and its related disorders and is renowned for his research work. He is in charge of the methodological and scientific development (R&D) within the organization and serves as the company chairman of the board.

Mrs. Sandra Y. Dagnyjardottir

Mrs. Sandra Y. Dagnyjardottir
Mobility Assessment Program

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Mrs. Sandra Y. Dagnyjardottir
Mobility Assessment Program

Mrs. Sandra Y. Dagnyjardottir is a Master degree student and she earned her B.Sc. in Biomedical Engineering from Reykjavík University in 2016. She has been working extensively on quality and regulatory related issues and at present time she leads the NeckCare Mobility Assessment Program (MAP) that provides critical objective mobility measurements for both PT´s, MD´s, Law offices and Insurance companies alike.

Mr. Scott Arel

Mr. Scott Arel
Sales Manager USA & South America

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Mr. Scott Arel
Sales Manager USA & South America

Mr. Scott Arel has over ten years of experience in finance and client acquisition for major financial institution in the USA. He joined the NeckCare team in 2019. Mr. Arel serves as the NeckCare primary contact for the US market and is working to help make NeckCare a house hold name in the industry.
Mr. Arel oversees and manage the flow and exchange of information, streamlines interactions and facilitates various initiatives.

Mrs. Sandra D. Arnadottir, PT

Mrs. Sandra D. Arnadottir, PT
Mobility Assessment Program

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Mrs. Sandra D. Arnadottir, PT
Mobility Assessment Program

Mrs. Sandra D. Arnadottir is a licensed Physiotherapist and fronts the NeckCare Mobility Assessment Program. She graduated from the University of Iceland with a degree in Physiotherapy and has served as such since 2004.
Her focus has been on sport physiotherapy, both prenatal and postnatal. As an energetic fitness instructor serving as the National Gymnastics coach, she also ran classes for postnatal rehabilitation focusing on prenatal aquatic exercises for reducing pelvic girdle pain. S.D. Arnadottir is also a licensed International FIG judge in Women’s Artistic Gymnastics.

Partners

The following companies and institutions work closely with NeckCare on its mission to develop and sell quality healthcare products in the global healthcare and rehabilitation markets.

University of Iceland
Samras
Arnason Faktor
Reykjavik University
Kvikna
MedicorMD
Viz
0to5
AEMT
CC