Sports Injuries

Whether you’re a weekend warrior, a young athlete or a hard-training professional competitor, a sports injury can keep you from playing your best or from playing at all. At OSTS in Rochester, New Hampshire, we rehabilitate sports injuries — from alleviating pain to restoring function.

As residency-trained experts in orthopedic manual therapy, our licensed physical therapists understand the biomechanics of the human body and the unusual forces involved in sports injuries. And they know how to overcome them with therapy programs custom-designed to:

  • Alleviate pain
  • Correct biomechanical imbalances
  • Increase strength
  • Improve range of motion
  • Include sport-specific training
  • Build endurance
  • Restore function

Sports injuries vary according to the type of sport in which you participate. Some of the most common injuries that we treat include:

  • Torn ACL and reconstruction
  • Meniscus injuries
  • Rotator cuff tear
  • Shoulder impingement or instability
  • Overuse injuries (tendonitis and bursitis)
  • Strains and sprains
  • Ruptured Achilles tendon or Achilles Tendonitis
  • Knee pain
  • Fractures
  • Medial epicondylitis (Golfer’s elbow)
  • Lateral epicondylitis (Tennis elbow)
  • Runner’s Knee
  • Shin splints (stress fracture)
  • IT band syndrome
  • Sciatica
  • Herniated discs
  • Plantar fasciitis

If you’re a competitive athlete, you need to make a full recovery. At OSTSwe combine our advanced orthopedic training with effective therapies to restore your physical function and condition you for the rigors of the game.

In addition, we’ll teach you how to prevent injuries with controlled movement and proper conditioning of the specific body parts involved in your sport, particularly those that may be at increased risk.

Let us help you get back to your game! Call OSTS today. To schedule an appointment, call our sports injury specialists in Rochester, New Hampshire at (603) 330-3337. You can also request an appointment online.