The repetitive motion and focused activity required by many sports can lead to misalignments, subluxations, strains and worse. Dr. Sackstein's expertise and experience in sports-related injuries make her uniquely qualified to diagnose, advise and treat athletes, from student to professional.
Traditional chiropractic manipulation is supplemented by diagnostic tools including physiatry, EMGs, NCVs and diagnostic ultrasound.
Therapeutic techniques include heat, ultrasound, and massage therapy. Acute pain, especially when it is referred, and locked muscles can be released with trigger point therapy, massage therapy and spinal manipulation.
Dr. Sackstein can help the athlete perform without further injury by correcting problematic posture and motion. Exercises can be prescribed to strengthen weak muscles and teach the body new ways to perform athletic activities.
Dr. Sackstein's sports chiropractic expertise is offered one-on-one as well as to teams.