Sports Physiotherapy is an area of physiotherapy whereby the therapist is specialised in the treatment and management of sports related injuries.
In the sporting world, athletes are exposed to far greater stress’s and strains, than normal people, due to the intensity of their training and chosen sport. Every athlete will have had some injury to their body over the course of their career and a sports physiotherapist is then on hand to provide advice, education and direction during that period of uncertainty.
WHAT WE DO
Treatment of acute injuries.
Treatment and advice on recurring injuries.
Advice and exercise prescription for injury prevention.
Sports performance consultation.
Strength and conditioning programming for athletes.
Nutritional advice regarding calories intake and timing to fuel performance.
HOW WE GET YOUR BACK TO SPORT
Assessment of injured area.
Assessment of movement.
Identify contributing factors to injury:
• Core Strength
• Balance and Control
• Dynamic Strength Deficits
• Assessment of Kinetic Chains