Benefits of Sports Medicine
Helping Athletes Elevate Their Game
When it comes to improving performance, most athletes jump to putting in
more reps, adding on more miles, or more getting in more protein. While
there are substantial resources and theories out there directing athletes
on how to boost performance, the most reliable resource is science—sports medicine.
Any sport—whether golf, football, basketball, volleyball, or soccer—creates
wear and tear on the human body. Learning how to better take care of your
body and prepare it for your specific athletic activity can help you improve
performance by leaps and bounds. No matter what level of athlete you are,
sports medicine can be extremely valuable in reaching your goals.
Understanding the Purpose of Sports Medicine
At Parkview Sports Medicine, we focus on every aspect of an athlete’s
health and performance. We address preventing injuries, boosting nutrition,
and helping athlete’s bounce back after an injury. Bringing together
a team of top experts in sports medicine, we are able to address a comprehensive
range of issues that go into improving every athlete’s game.
Some of the benefits you get when you come to Parkview Sports Medicine:
Rehabilitation – We know that getting back to your game quickly is important, which
is why rehabilitation is a crucial component of our sports medicine program.
We utilize orthopedic surgery, physical therapy, stretches, exercises,
balance, strength and conditioning, massage therapy, and more. Our goal
is to help the affected area heal properly while helping you improve flexibility
and range of motion as quickly as possible.
Preventative Care – Rehab is not the only focus of sports medicine. Preventative care
plays a major role in this field. We help you properly train your body
and teach you how to minimize the risk of future injuries. This can include
workouts specifically crafted around your needs, wellness treatments,
strengthening exercises and stretches, and more. We take a whole-body
approach to help you strengthen your body against potential injuries.
Education & Nutrition – Teaching you how to treat your body and keep it healthy goes hand-in-hand
with rehab and preventative care. When you understand how to properly
fuel your body for maximum improvement and performance, you get better
results in a better timeframe. We focus on each athlete’s individual
dietary needs depending on their sport, athletic goals, general health, and more.
A comprehensive approach to sports medicine can yield impressive results
for athletes—whether you are going into the NFL, starting your senior
year in high school or trying out for a club team. From performance training
to sports nutrition, we address every component of sports medicine at
Parkview Sports Medicine.