Q&A: Theragun's Founder Is Dedicated to Challenging the Status Quo of Pain Relief Science

To Dr. Jason Wersland, over-prescribed pharmaceuticals are the 'ultimate competition'

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After surviving a severe motorcycle accident in 2008, Dr. Jason Wersland, founder and head of performance development at Theragun, found himself wracked with debilitating pain. Searching for a non-pharmaceutical option to relieve his discomfort in the form of a handheld device, Wersland—a chiropractor who grew up in Norway building things with his hands—found none.

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