Sports Physiotherapy / Rehabilitation

Whether you are a competitive athlete or play in a recreational sports league and have sustained an injury, LV Physiotherapy can help you to decrease your pain and reclaim your game. 

What Are Some Common Sports Injuries?

  • ACL tear/ACL reconstruction

  • Meniscus tear

  • Patellofemoral syndrome

  • Ankle sprain

  • Stress fractures

  • Achilles tendonitis

  • Shin splints

  • Groin strain

  • Hamstring strain

  • IT Band Friction Syndrome

  • Disc herniation/Back pain

  • Wrist fracture

  • Tennis elbow (lateral epicondylitis)

  • Rotator cuff tears

  • Shoulder dislocations

  • AC joint separation

  • Whiplash

What does Physiotherapy for Return to Sport Include?

After a comprehensive physiotherapy assessment, sports injury rehabilitation may include:

  • Range of motion and stretching exercises

  • Targeted strengthening exercises

  • Proprioception and dynamic balance

  • Sport-specific functional exercises

  • A personalized exercise program

  • Hands-on stretching, mobilization or other types of manual therapy

  • Athletic taping, kinesiotaping or postural taping

  • Bracing recommendations

  • Acupuncture

  • Neuro-muscular stimulation

  • Pain modalities

LV Physiotherapy has worked with a wide range of Sports & Athletes including: 

 

Niagara River Lions Basketball Team

 

The 2017 Scotties Tournament of Hearts Curling Competitors

 

St. Catharines Golf and Country Club Members 

 

and many more.

These are some examples of the many different sports injuries we treat at LV Physiotherapy. Contact us today to find out what treatment we can provide for your specific sport injury>>