Sports Physical Therapy

Physical therapists are doctorally trained professionals who are experts in helping children, adolescents and young athletes improve strength, endurance, movement and agility in order to maximize functional potential and return to their sport.

Conditions treated:

  • Orthopedic impairments
  • Sports-related injuries
  • Postsurgical
  • Pain and dysfunction of the neck and back
  • Vestibular dysfunction
  • Concussion
  • Deconditioning due to medical/surgical conditions

A child’s physical therapy plan may include:

  • Walking, running or sports movement evaluation
  • Manual therapy
  • Soft tissue mobilization
  • Joint mobilization
  • Strength and conditioning
  • Modalities
  • Gait training
  • Bike fit
  • Agility training
  • Endurance training and energy conservation
  • Vestibular rehab
  • Return-to-sport readiness