Whether you have a muscle, tendon, ligament, or joint injury, NJ Spine and Wellness provides state-of-the-art care for sports injuries to help you return to the game as quickly as possible. NJ Spine and Wellness offers a comprehensive approach to treat patients with sports injuries. Our team will take a comprehensive history of your athletic background, your injury, we will perform appropriate physical exams, order imaging if necessary, and provide a custom-tailored plan for the injured athlete. NJ Spine and Wellness evaluates and treats many sports injuries including injuries to the shoulder, elbow, wrist, neck, low back, hips, legs, knees, ankles and feet. We also specialize in youth sports medicine and provide young athletes with concussion screening and concussion treatment.
Treatments available include:
Additional Treatments to Help with Sports-Related Injuries:
The Sports Medicine team at the NJ Spine and Wellness Old Bridge, Freehold and Matawan locations is comprised of Board-Certified Doctors who specialize in physical medicine and rehabilitation. This type of physician is an expert in nerve, muscle, and bone and treats injuries that affect how people move. Multiple treatments are utilized in the treatment of sports injuries and most solutions include non-surgical options for musculoskeletal conditions. These treatments include medications, joint injections, trigger point injections, epidural injections, bracing, ergonomic recommendations, training alternatives and strategies, and therapy and exercise prescriptions. Our ultimate goal is to maximize function and return the athlete back to their activity as quickly as possible.
When a condition is diagnosed and a plan is made, our doctors will get in contact with your therapists. From there, the sports medicine physical therapists at NJ Spine and Wellness will work with our Medical Doctor and keep them informed of the athlete’s progress. This team approach provides for a more customized sports injury treatment plan. Our goal is to get the athlete back on the field as quickly as possible.
Our therapy gym utilizes an array of exercise equipment and modalities to complement a patient’s athletic program. The therapists will work on pain reduction, restoring range of motion and strengthening in order to prepare for sport specific movements.
If you have a sports injury, schedule an appointment with one of our NJ Spine and Wellness specialists today. Call us at 877-333-6579. Visit the NJ Spine and Wellness location page for details on specific hours and locations for our Old Bridge, Freehold and Matawan centers.