Being a physical therapist for a sports team organization is a highly sought-after position. Many prospective therapists have dreams of working with..
Athletes are used to ignoring their injuries. They can get used to nagging knee pain, having to ice an ankle after a long run, forcing themselves..
Fastpitch softball is one of the most popular female sports in the United States. As of 2008 there were more than 2.5 million young women playing..
Running is a common form of exercise; however, the rate of running related injuries has been reported to be as high as 85%.8 With an injury rate..
Being involved in the CrossFit community for over 6 years, I have seen that Every PT treating athletes should have a system for assessing and..
Becoming a specialist in any area of PT is never an easy task. Track and field is an even less common area to become a specialist. But this was my..
Major League Baseball Injuries: Part II
In my recent article, I discussed three injuries that are common in the Major League Baseball athlete..
Major league baseball injuries - Part I
Three strikes and… you’re out for a year. Baseball, though a sport with minimal contact unless you’re Jose..
In my recent article, I discussed important questions to ask ourselves as we begin our careers as physical therapists. I debated whether to take a..
Have you ever wondered what it's like to practice physical therapy in another country? Our PT colleagues are all over the world and we can..