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Sports Medicine at Terranova Physiotherapy in Richmond, BC

Professional sports teams and elite athletes have a physiotherapist on-call or on staff for more than one reason. They know the importance of Sports Medicine.

Regular physiotherapy and consultation with a registered physiotherapist at Terranova Physiotherapy in Richmond, BC, help you stay in shape and at peak performance levels. Also, a physiotherapy Sports Medicine routine reduces your risk of injuries and strains, keeps your energy up, and provides comprehensive treatment if you get injured.

Maintaining Athletic Performance with Sports Medicine in Richmond, BC

Intense physical activity of any sort places an immense amount of stress on your body. Whenever you throw or kick a ball or run down the court or field, your muscles take on tiny injuries, and your tendons strain to keep you moving.

Sports medicine at Terranova Physiotherapy in Richmond, BC, helps you manage the intense stress to your body, so you don’t cause any permanent damage. Plus, comprehensive sports medicine services support you as you get into and remain in peak physical condition for practices, games, and competitions.

How is Sports Medicine Different from Regular Physiotherapy?

Most regular physiotherapy focuses on recovery and maintenance from an injury or condition. Sports Medicine uses a broader focus with other professionals to get and keep your body in peak athletic condition.

Sports Medicine often includes services from physiotherapists, nutritionists, athletic trainers, and even your family doctor. All these professionals work together overseeing and managing your health and ensuring your body is ready for the challenge of your sports routine.

For example, a long-distance runner needs different nutrition than a football player or a weightlifter. And young athletes have extensive nutritional requirements while they are still growing.  

Terranova Physiotherapy in Richmond, BC

Regular physiotherapy and consultation with your Sports Medicine experts at Terranova Physiotherapy in Richmond, BC, help you be ready for the next big game or competition. Stay in the game with fewer injuries and strains, and get back on the field with comprehensive treatment if you do get injured. Call today!

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