Sports Medicine

Sports medicine physical therapy programs, allow athletes of any skill level to recover under the care of a musculoskeletal specialist. Physical therapists have an array of different programs dependent on the patient’s injury type and severity, as well as the patient’s fitness level.

If an athlete does experience an injury, their physical therapy may include:

  • Education on faulty or improper posture or body mechanics with training
  • Education and help with technique on exercises that help your muscles stretch farther
  • Flexibility training helps prevent cramps, stiffness, and injuries, and can give you a wider range of motion
  • Correction of muscle imbalances through flexibility and strength training
  • Endurance training
  • Kinesiotaping
  • Alleviation of pain
  • Correction of improper movement patterns