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Charlotte Chiropractor | Charlotte chiropractic care | NC | Sports & Running Injuries

Pro Fit Rehab of Charlotte

Physical Therapy and Chiropractic                (704) 971-9194


Sports & Running Injuries
 

 

The term sport injuries, in the broadest sense, refer to the kinds of injuries that occur during sports or exercise. Sports injuries can occur from accidents, poor training, “over-training”, improper equipment and from insufficient “warm-ups” or stretching.
Although virtually any part of the body can be injured during sports or exercise, the term usually refers to injuries that involve the musculoskeletal system. The musculoskeletal system includes the muscles, bones, cartilage, ligaments and tendons.
Below is a llist of the most common sports injuries seen in our clinic:

 

i_runner.jpgThe term sport injuries, in the broadest sense, refer to the kinds of injuries that occur during sports or exercise. Sports injuries can occur from accidents, poor training, “over-training”, improper equipment and from insufficient “warm-ups” or stretching.


Although virtually any part of the body can be injured during sports or exercise, the term usually refers to injuries that involve the musculoskeletal system. The musculoskeletal system includes the muscles, bones, cartilage, ligaments and tendons.


Below is a llist of the most common sports injuries seen in our clinic:

 

 

 

 

Shoulder:
Sprains/Strains
Fractures
Dislocations
Rotator Cuff Tendonitis/Tear
Acromioclavicular Joint Separation
Elbow/Hand/Wrist:
Strains/Sprains
Fractures
Gate Keepers Thumb
Medial and Lateral Epicondylitis
Hip:
Groin Strain
Fractures/Stress Fractures
Trochanteric Bursitis
Hip Labral Tears
Knee:
Strains/Sprains
Fractures/Stress Fractures
Dislocations e.g. Patella
Meniscal Tears

Shoulder:


  • Sprains/Strains
  • Fractures
  • Dislocations
  • Rotator Cuff Tendonitis/Tear
  • Acromioclavicular Joint Separation


Elbow/Hand/Wrist:


  • Strains/Sprains
  • Fractures
  • Gate Keepers Thumb
  • Medial and Lateral Epicondylitis


Hip:


  • Groin Strain
  • Fractures/Stress Fractures
  • Trochanteric Bursitis
  • Hip Labral Tears


Knee:


  • Strains/Sprains
  • Fractures/Stress Fractures
  • Dislocations e.g. Patella
  • Meniscal Tears

 

 

Ligament Injuries
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL)
Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL)
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL)
Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL)
Patella Tendonitis
Jumper’s Knee
Runner’s Knee
Osgood’s Schlatters Disease
Compartment Syndrome
Shin Splints
Ankle:
Ankle sprains
Fractures/Stress Fractures
Achilles Tendonitis/Rupture
Plantar Fascitis
Lis Franc’s Injury

Ligament Injuries:

  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL)
  • Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL)
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL)
  • Patella Tendonitis
  • Jumper’s Knee
  • Runner’s Knee
  • Osgood’s Schlatters Disease
  • Compartment Syndrome
  • Shin Splints


Ankle:


  • Ankle sprains
  • Fractures/Stress Fractures
  • Achilles Tendonitis/Rupture
  • Plantar Fascitis
  • Lis Franc’s Injury

 

 
 
Charlotte Chiropractor | Sports & Running Injuries. Dr. Steven Ashenfarb is a Charlotte Chiropractor.