Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation
Once injured, athletes want the best sports therapy treatments and rehabilitation available so they can get back to and excell in their sport.
If you’re an athlete, you understand that even a minor injury can interfere with your training and active lifestyle. Optilife chiropractors and massage therapist understand the need for proactive and restorative sports rehabilitation and therapy.
As a former NCAA scholarship basketball player, Dr. Hoeffner understands the demands that athletes and dancers impose on their bodies. Fred Fields, our massage therapist, was a collegiate football player at Penn State and, in part, became a massage therapist because his sports experienced. Optilife staff have been on both sides of the treatment equation. We know how important it is for our patients to get back to training quickly. Optilife Treatments for sports injuries helps improve healing times, prevent re-injury and lower chances of permanent injury.
Our sports medicine treatments can:
- Improve performance
- Decrease muscle soreness
- Increase flexibility and range of motion
- Provide pain relief
Dr. Hoeffner believes that athletes benefit from chiropractic care because special attention is given to the spine, joints, muscles, tendons and nerves that play such a special role in most sports. Chiropractic care ensures that all components of the musculoskeletal system are working in harmony, contributing to optimum athletic performance. That’s why so many professional athletes see such a great value in chiropractic treatment and ongoing preventative care.
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Sports Injury and Rehabilitation Services
Cold Laser Therapy
Cold Laser therapy is one of the most effective treatments for sports injuries. This low level painless light therapy helps to promote healing while reducing pain. You’ll be amazed at how well it works after just a few treatments.
Kinesio taping for sports injuries works to provide support to the affected area and promote healing. Optilife using Kinesthetic taping for both prevention and post injury treatment and strengthening.
What brought me to Optilife was shoulder pain/discomfort that kept me from lifting weights and training in jiu-jitsu for multiple weeks. After only two treatments with Dr. Danielle I can only breathe a huge sigh of relief. She is clearly very knowledgeable and exceptional at her craft, I would recommend going to see her ten times over.