Professional sports players depend on osteopathic treatments as a mean of keeping their bodies in optimum physical shape as well as a way to heal or ease existing conditions. Common sports injuries include strains and sprains, which affect the tendons, muscles and ligaments as well as swelling, bruising and areas of muscular pain or aching.
In sport, osteopathy is often used as a preventive measure in order to keep the body in optimum condition and to reduce the risk of injury in the future.
Treatment for repetitive strain injuries often involve specialized stretching and strengthening routines.
• Tennis elbow
• Repetitive stretch injury
• Joint sprain
• Low back pain
• Herniated disc
• Facilitate repair of muscle tear