Whether you are an elite athlete or someone who is simply committed to being active and healthy, you don’t want to let an injury or pain get in the way for being your best. At Panther Sports Medicine, we have a passion for sport, fitness and wellness, but most of all, getting our clients back to their athletic endeavours.
At all of our Calgary locations we have teams of physiotherapists, athletic therapists and other health specialists who are specially trained to assess, diagnose and treat sports injuries. At our Oakridge location in Calgary’s southwest, the team also includes orthopaedic surgeons, and if needed, we can engage other health professionals, such as doctors or chiropractors. As part of our commitment to the highest quality care, we are dedicated to continuous education and staying current on the latest therapy and recovery treatments. Furthermore, our clinics have state-of-the-art treatment technology, as well as gym facilities that allow our patients to test out exercises.
We work with all ages, all athletic levels and our team has experience and training with a variety of sports. We know that every person and sport injury is unique, and we take an individualized approach to best address your recovery, personal health and performance goals.
We don’t just treat the symptoms, our team of specialists examine the complete injury picture and assess all the contributing causes of the problem. Anything from tight muscles, past injuries, poor form, misalignment or even poor footwear could be contributing to your issue(s). Our team’s job is to determine all the contributing factors and create a wholistic treatment plan that considering all the possible treatment options and how they can complement each other.
Much of our sports medicine practice is focused on active, exercise-based treatment, which can be used adjunctly with these treatment options to help support your recovery:
Beyond injury recovery and prevention, our clinical team is also focused on helping you perform. We have worked with many high performing athletes from a variety of sports. We start by understanding your performance goals, then work with you to provide tools and exercises that enhance your strength, movement and coordination.
Our sports medicine experts start every consultation with an assessment of your issues and concerns, including a detailed history any injuries or concerns. They conduct a physical exam, and if needed may issue additional tests, such as an x-rays, ultrasounds or MRIs. They also take the time to understand your recovery and performance goals.
They will then create a sports medicine treatment plan that could included manual exercises, specialty treatment, as well as the use of treatment equipment where appropriate. You will be given exercises to practice at home so that you can continue to progress between treatments. Our physiotherapist will also provide guidance on managing pain and avoiding injury.
Let our team of sports specialists get you back on your feet and performing your best by giving us a call today!
8 Convenient Locations in Calgary. All Physiotherapy clinics have morning and evening appointments available to meet the demands of your busy schedule. Saturday appointments are available at select locations.
Panther Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation Centres is a physical therapist owned and operated rehabilitation company. We are a network of eight rehabilitation centers located throughout the city of Calgary that offer a wide range of programs and services to help our patients restore and maximize their physical capabilities.