Running & Sport Injuries

Sports medicine involves a comprehensive team of health care professionals trained in a variety of backgrounds including physicians, exercise physical therapistlogists, athletic trainers, biomechanists, nutritionists, and physical therapists.

Sports physical therapy at SporTherapy Physical Therapy emphasizes the prevention, identification, assessment, minimization, and correction of pain and disability associated with athletic injuries.  The goal of treatment is to maximize participation and performance.

A BTPT physical therapist may use a variety of the following interventions to prevent and treat sports related injuries, including but not limited to:

  • Pre-participation screening
  • Cardiovascular, resistance, endurance and neuromuscular re-education exercise programs
  • Taping and bracing
  • Sports specific ergonomic and training regimens
  • Manual physical therapy
  • Aquatic therapy
  • Orthopaedic physical therapy

In addition to prevention and recovery, the road to maximum performance includes a focus on improving speed, agility, explosiveness, balance and coordination.

Who Benefits From Sports Physical Therapy at SporTherapy?

Any athlete, amateur to professional, can benefit tremendously from Sports Medicine no matter their sport. Our Sports Medicine clients range from football and basketball players to golfers to performance artists and bow-hunters.

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Hear what other SporTherapy patients have to say.

My experience has been astounding. The entire staff is made up of professional individuals who want to make a positive impact on their patients, and every single team member is amiable. In the beginning, I had pain walking but with my physical therapist team’s expertise I got to a point where I could run pain…

five stars Dmitriy

Monday I finished my physical therapy at your facility in Weatherford, and I want to commend to you your facility and the people who work there. I started on August 24 of last year, and in all that time, I never heard a cross word from anyone, neither employee, staff, or client. Everyone always practiced…

five stars Nancy C.

Is sports physical therapy right for you?

Schedule an appointment or call us at (817) 662-0545.

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