Sports physical therapy at Victoria 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.
At Victoria Physical Therapy we 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
- Dry needling
- Orthopedic 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 VPT?
From novice beginners to pro-athletes, if you’re into playing sports you can benefit from Sports Medicine PT. Our Sports Medicine clients range from football and basketball players to golfers to performance artists and bow-hunters. Our very own, Bryan McAdams, PT, DPT, OCS is a certified sports and conditioning specialist (CSCS).