Preventous Athletic Therapist
Calgary Athletic Therapy
Athletic Therapy is the prevention, assessment, treatment, rehabilitation and emergency care of acute and chronic musculoskeletal athletic injuries.
Athletic Therapists use a combination of manual therapies and a functional approach to injury rehabilitation to work towards helping you return to doing what you love to your pre-injury state.
Whether it’s a new injury, an old one that hasn’t quite healed or pain with an unknown cause, Certified Athletic Therapists treat and rehabilitate all types of musculoskeletal injuries. With extensive education and training in the areas of the musculoskeletal system, exercise physiology and biomechanics, Athletic Therapists create an individualized plan to address your specific injury and need
Commonly Treated Areas
Low back pain
Shoulder muscle & labral tears
Neck pain, headaches
Tennis & golfer’s elbow
Patellofemoral syndrome, knee pain
Commonly Treated Conditions
A complete assessment of a new injury, an old one that hasn’t quite healed or pain with an unknown cause. Includes treatment, rehabilitation and creation of an individualized plan that addresses your specific injury needs.
After your Athletic Therapy Assessment, our Athletic Therapist will continue to work with you to treat and rehabilitate your injury.
A comprehensive assessment of your body’s ability to move functionally. Analysis of your joint mobility, overall stability and body biomechanics. Following your first visit our Certified Athletic Therapist will create a solution set that is tailored to address your individual needs.
After a suspected concussion, assessment of both physical and cognitive brain function. Concussion assessment testing can be very helpful in monitoring recovery progression. Includes assistance with returning to normal activities and treatment of any associated neck pain.
After your concussion assessment, our Athletic Therapist will continue to monitor your concussion symptoms, treat any associated neck pain and assist you with your return to normal activities.
Baseline concussion testing consists of both physical and cognitive tests that provide a pre-injury baseline of healthy brain function.