Sports Physiotherapy

Sporting injuries can be acute, chronic or just a niggle that refuses to disappear.  At Brickyard Physiotherapy our therapists have the skills, expert knowledge and experience to get you back on the field, we have treated everyone from elite international athletes to local sports people. 

The goal of treatment involves protection of the injured tissues to heal and control the early inflammatory phases and to improve flexibility, strength, and proprioception or muscle-imbalance to ensure the return of the athlete to the particular sport safely. Various areas of sports physiotherapy include

 

Evaluation

Sport physiotherapy involves highly skilled methods to evaluate the level of injury, various assessment scales to diagnose injuries and functional assessment methods to evaluate the post-injury improvement.


Treatment & Rehabilitation

The treatment and rehabilitation process include protocols to treat and completely rehabilitate the client. The program includes various physical training, functional activities or rehabilitation programs along with modalities such as shockwave or dry needling. The complete program helps to treat the injury, restore optimal function and contribute to the enhancement of sports performance.


Prevention

Sports physical therapy practice involves specially designed therapeutic measures to help the athletically-active individual to prevent injuries or continue their activity with minimal disruption with an existing injury. This area of treatment includes pre-participation training, screening, equipment recommendations to prevent associated injuries and improve the client’s physical endurance.

For more information contact one of our expert physiotherapists.