We treat all skill levels and all ages for any sport.
Any sports concern, we can help!
Athletes, and the parents and coaches of athletes, know how disheartening it is when an athlete has to sit out a game or season because of pain or an injury. Our sports physical therapists can help your athletes recover quickly to get back to their sports.
Sport-focused physical therapists are trained to deal with injuries and the physiological aspects of sports and exercise. These therapists have a deep understanding of biomechanics and exercise. Therefore, they can create a unique treatment plan that is specific to an athlete's sport. They wil tailor an indvicual plan for return to your sport.
Another benefit of sports medicine is sports Injury prevention. Sports therapists can spot muscle instability and weakness that can lead to injury. They can devise special exercises to help with injury prevention. Specific injury risk assessment and functional testing can be the key to a successful injury-free season.
Identify misalignment in spinal curves and areas of musculoskeletal imbalance.
Sport specific biomechanical movement testing and functional testing to determine the weak or faulty links for safe sports activity.
Specific joint range of motion, muscle strength testing, and special tests to determine joint pathology.
Observation of gait and running mechanics and functional testing to determine underlying issues creating abnormal walking or running.
High level balance, cutting, hopping, and jump testing to determine safe return to sports.
Therapists will review imaging with your medical team. They will be in communication with your physician and team trainer as needed to enhance your recovery.
Evaluation and ongoing assessment of concussion-based symptoms to determine return to activity procedures and guidelines.
Sternen Physical therapy specializes in the physical therapy for athletes. We assist athletes with injury prevention, post-injury care, and return to sports. Our therapists have completed extensive education, training, and certifications to provide the best care. Put your sports rehabilitation in the hands of our talented therapists and get back to your favorite sport.
Nicholas Anderson, PT, DPT
Jessica Koletsky, PT, DPT
Kate Shoger, PT, DPT, OCS, Cert. MDT
Lisa Keyan, PT, DPT
Natalie Boyd, PTA, Cert. Pilates
Nick has extensive first hand experience as an athlete. He uses his exercise science education to safely guide your program. He can help all athletes, yet has a special interest in therapy for skiers and those that kayak.
Jessica is a dancer and also worked as a physical therapist for a touring Broadway show. She did injury prevention for several on and off Broadway shows. She is excited to help dancers of all ages.