Sports can be a great way to work out but can occasionally lead to an injury. Read these articles to understand the relationship between sports and physical therapy.


What is Sports Physical Therapy?

What Is Sports Physical Therapy and How Can it Help You? According to Johns Hopkins Medicine, more than 3.5 million teens and children will experience a sports-related injury each year. Sports-related injuries can strike at…
October 25, 2021

Pickleball Newsletter

Pickleball: America's Fastest Growing Sport Pickleball, according to the USA pickleball association, has become America’s fastest growing sport. Why is the number of pickleball participants growing so rapidly? Perhaps it is due to the sport’s…
October 5, 2021
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PT & Student-Athletes

As the 2020-2021 school year approaches, so does the anticipation for fall sports. When it comes to participation in school sports, proper preparation is the key to success. As sports conditioning begins, physical therapy can…
August 12, 2020
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Golf Rehabilitation and Performance

Do you play golf?  Do you experience pain when playing golf?  Do you want to hit the ball farther?  Or just want to have more fun on the course?  RPT can help you achieve all…
July 15, 2020
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Preventing Hamstring Injuries

An injury to the hamstrings is one of the most common injuries of the lower body. This occurs when one of the three hamstrings in the leg is overstretched or torn, either partially or completely.…
June 19, 2019
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Physical Therapy and Basketball Injuries

Happy March Madness! During this time of year, fans and athletes alike get their brackets ready and prep for the exciting games ahead. Basketball is an incredibly exciting sport to watch as well as play,…
March 28, 2019
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Physical Therapy in the NFL

Which team are you cheering for in this year’s Super Bowl? Whether your team is the Patriots or the Rams, a high-intensity sport such as football requires many of the players to participate in an…
February 1, 2019
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Dancers and Physical Therapy

If you’re a former dancer and/or parent to a child who’s a dancer, you know all too well the numerous injuries that can occur from this activity. An injury called, “dancer’s hip” is common in…
July 18, 2018
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Cycling for Physical Therapy

Cycling is a great way to incorporate exercise into your life from young to old age. It’s a relatively light weight-bearing activity, which makes it a popular form of exercise for many. Before you pick…
May 9, 2018