If you’re a runner, have ever been fitted for athletic shoes, or have ever had any pain from your low back down to your feet, chances are that, in your personal investigation or in conversations with health care professionals, you have come across orthotics. There are tons of different choices for orthotics out there to
Running is arguably the most popular form of cardiovascular fitness activities performed today. It is performed by every level of athlete whether you’re an average Joe or a high level professional athlete. Incidence statistics show that between 70-90% of ALL runners sustain an injury at some point throughout their training. Knee pain is the most
Here are some great mobility tips from one of our awesome Doctor’s of Physical Therapy, Matt Hinsey! Mobility/Soft-Tissue Work Having the necessary mobility of muscles and joints allows us to function through our body’s full range of motion to move (and EXERCISE!) more efficiently decreasing undue stress to our muscles and joints. Limited mobility also
Click HERE to check out the August 2018 Edition of The Training Room Bulletin. Do You Need A Physical Therapist On Your Team? Patient Success Story – Anthony Hutchins Staff Spotlight – Chris Lybarger, PT, DPT, Cert. DN Enjoy!
What exactly is Sports Performance Training? The easiest way to explain sports performance training is: training to increase an athletes effective range. An athletes effective range is the amount of area around an athlete that he or she can control. If you think about a young athlete (like a 4-7 year-old), they can barely control
Click HERE to check out the July 2018 Edition of The Training Room Bulletin. Run Injury Free 5 Ways to Improve Knee Pain Patient Success Story Enjoy!
An athlete is only as good as their “effective range” – the range in which they can get out and back from where they are currently at. This includes 360 degrees so you have to be able to move laterally to dominate your competition in most sports! Shuffling is 1 of the 2 means of