Professional athletes are consistently achieving higher levels in their physical performance. With each passing year, long standing records are broken and the human body is pushed to new limits. Everyday amateur athletes follow suit by pushing themselves harder during rigorous training regiments, and adopting the latest nutritional trends to provide the food and fuel to compete at higher levels. Despite doing everything right...injuries occur. These injuries are concerning because you are not a professional athlete and you need to be able go to work on Monday!
The hardest part about being an athlete is staying healthy.
Chiropractors are the athletes "doctor of choice" when it comes to improving performance. The fastest runners in the world are separated by fractions of a second. Subtle misalignments and mechanical inefficiency can be the difference between winning the gold medal or no medal at all...or perhaps not receiving a scholarship for the student athlete.
Staying healthy is the name of the game!
Chiropractors have specific training in evaluating and treating the injuries and ailments of athletes. The chiropractor is also the doctor of choice to help prevent injury and enhance performance. Thus, in addition to treating athletic injury, the chiropractor is the go to doctor for injury prevention and improved performance.
Chiropractic care most closely relates to the needs of the athlete because of the specific effects skilled manipulation has on joints, muscles, tendons, and nerves. Chiropractic treatment ensures that all the pieces are working synergistically for better balance, response time, strength and endurance.
Professional athletes place great value on chiropractic care and many receive treatment as part of their training routine. Whether you train and compete regularly or are the weekend warrior just trying to stay in shape and have a little fun, chiropractic care will help you reach your performance goals and stay in the game. Don't wait for an injury...make chiropractic care part of your wellness training program. Make your appointment today!