David F. Wright, Ph.D., PGA holds two doctorates. His areas of specialization are in Research, the Psychology of Learning and Psychophysiology. He was a member of the full time faculty of the University of Southern California School of Medicine for 4 years and he has been a member of the clinical faculty of the School of Medicine for over 25 years. Dr Wright has been a golf teaching professional since 1982. He is the author of 4 books on golf and numerous golf magazine and Professional Journal articles, videos and audio CDs. Most recently his work appeared in the 2011 book published by Sports Illustrated and Golf Magazine: The Best Putting Instruction Book Ever and he has numerous videos and EBooks.
Dr Wright conducted a three year golf research project in Dr. Frank Jobe’s Biomechanics Lab at Centinela Hospital in Los Angeles from 2004 thru 2007. See the Researchsection of this site. He has been described by Sports Illustrated and Golf Magazine as the "Balance Expert" and Golf Digest of Japan as the "Foremost Expert on Balance" and "...leader in balance instruction across all sports and industries."
Dr Wright was also a Coach for University of Southern California Men’s and Women’s Golf Teams from 1999 through 2008. During