Common causes of acute injuries
Injuries often occur during athletic endeavors due to sudden impacts, collisions, or overexertion.
Slips, trips, & falls
Collisions while driving or being involved in accidents as a pedestrian or cyclist.
Mishaps during everyday activities at home, such as lifting heavy objects or using sharp tools.
Injuries can arise from recreational pursuits like hiking, biking, or swimming.
Overexertion, using incorrect form, or pushing beyond physical limits during workouts.
Assaults or violence
Physical altercations leading to injuries, whether intentional or accidental.
Osteopathic Manual Therapy (OMT) is holistic hands-on care performed by an osteopathic physician. Through a functional medicine approach, the doctor diagnoses, treats, and works to prevent injury or illness.
Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT)
Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) involves placing a patient in an environment of pure oxygen under increased air pressure. This allows for an increase in oxygen uptake by the lungs and oxygen delivery to healthy or injured tissues.
TENS Unit Therapy
TENS (transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulator) is a device that transmits electrical pulses via the skin to activate your body's natural painkillers. Endorphins and other chemicals can be released by electrical pulses to block pain signals in the brain.
Cold Laser Therapy uses concentrated beams of light, placed over specific points or areas of the body, in order to stimulate healing. Cold laser therapy has been approved for the treatment of aches and pains, localized inflammation, minor injuries, sprains, and much more.
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