Physical therapy sports medicine & performance can help athletes evaluate their in game performance and reduce their risk of injury.
Physical Therapy Sports Medicine & Performance in Kansas City
Sports Medicine & Performance
For any athlete, it’s critical to take care of your body and know how to prepare yourself to allow for optimal performance. Sports medicine and performance uses science and research to provide athletes the best and safest ways to optimize their athletic abilities and performance. This can include soft tissue work for quicker recovery, improving functional movement patterns, and completing injury prevention protocols.
What It Treats
Physical therapy sports medicine & performance in Kansas City can help with:
- Concussion Management
- Injury prevention
- Improving performance
- Nutritional education
How Sports Medicine & Performance Works
Physical therapy based sports medicine & performance is critical to getting back on the field and staying on the field.
Sports medicine & performance includes soft tissue treatments as Graston, FAKTR, A.R.T., and dry needling to help restore proper tissue tone within the damaged tissue as well as active exercises to improve movement, strength, and power. To minimize future occurrences of injury, tailored rehabilitation programs are vital to fix the flawed movement strategies, which lead to the pain and injury.
Physical Therapy Sports Medicine & Performance at F.I.T.
At F.I.T. Muscle & Joint Clinic we tailor treatments to be individualized and sport specific to each athlete we treat.
It is our goal to optimize one’s athletic performance and avoid the risk of future injury for athletes of any level.
Frequently Asked Questions
Do you have Sports medicine doctors on staff?
We do not have any Fellowship trained sports medicine doctors on staff, but each of our providers have been extensively trained to work with athletes and will provide expert level care and guidance for your injury prevention and sport-specific training.
Is Physical Therapy Sports Medicine right for you?
Take a couple of minutes to tell us about your symptoms and pain areas. Prefer to chat over the phone? Call us for a free phone consultation.
Visit your local F.I.T.
Meet the team at any of our 5 locations: Lee’s Summit, Crossroads, Blue Valley, Overland Park & Shawnee.