Sports Injuries and Chiropractic Treatment
At Carpe Diem Chiropractic and Wellness Center in Fort Lauderdale, Florida,, we don't stop with skilled spinal care. Spinal injuries in sports represent just a small fraction of athletic injuries. Thus, at Carpe Diem Chiropractic we have been well prepared to manage the various musculoskeletal injuries that happen away from the spine. The physicians within our practice diagnose, treat, and rehabilitate sports injuries including those of the extremities. Sports injuries are mostly musculoskeletal problems and chiropractic physicians are experts in neuromusculoskeletal care.
At Carpe Diem Chiropractic we shall work with a holistic strategy to help you recuperate from your sports-related issue. We will evaluate your issue and also the kinetic chain encircling your injury so that any problems that are associated may be cleared up simultaneously. With accredited massage therapists on staff as well as the utilization of particular soft tissue therapies such as Graston technique by some of our physicians, every soft tissue element of your issue will be extensively addressed.
We are also aware of the nutritional facets of performance and athletic injury. Nutrition is a major contributor in competition endurance pre-competition groundwork, and all aspects of treatment and injury prevention.
Many professional athletic and sports organizations in addition to individual high performance athletes as well as their coaches understand prevention of harm, the worth of chiropractic care for maximum musculoskeletal performance, and correction of injury. Many of these athletes insist on being corrected by their chiropractors only prior to competition to optimize their performance. The Players Association of the National Football League has made chiropractic care an essential element of its sports medicine program. As the attending physicians at the Olympic Games, those of several other states and the United States Olympic Committee have chosen chiropractors. Chiropractors also have been retained at a number of other sporting events including Goodwill Games, the Pan Am Games, National Sports Festivals, New York and Boston Marathon and Ironman Triathlon.
Rest assured, we get as much satisfaction from helping as we do working with high level sportsmen, weekend warriors and the amateur athlete to help them to keep doing their thing.