A local kinesiologist is a healthcare professional who focuses on human movement. A local kinesiologist uses a variety of scientific methods to treat patients, including anatomy, physiology and biomechanics. A local kinesiologist may use various techniques including massage, nutritional advice, muscle release and acupressure to treat patients. Whether you have a condition such as heart disease, are recovering from a sports injury or are trying to lose weight, working with a kinesiologist may be beneficial for you. A local kinesiologist may work with your local registered dietitian to help you create the ideal treatment plan.