Topic: Preventing and rehabilitating sports injuries with physical therapy for Weekend Warriors and Olympic Athletes.
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Dr. James Bicos - Beaumont Orthopedic surgeon and sports medicine specialist. Bicos is as a team doctor for United States national Men's and Women's gymnastics teams.
Kelly Delind, PT - Beaumont physical therapist.
Did you know?
High percentage of sports injuries don't need surgery, but can corrected with physical therapy other noninvasive procedures.
Prehab is a way to strengthen and train vulnerable muscles to try and prevent injuries before they occur.
Rehabilitation speeds recovery and return to full function.
Early use of physical therapy as a treatment tool goes back at least the ancient Greeks.
The field of Orthopedics came along in the 18th century and expanded the knowledge and use of PT.
GO TO: http://www.beaumont.edu/health-center-physical-therapy FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT PHYSICAL THERAPY.