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Why Should You Choose Chiropractic for Sports Injuries?

Written By Quality Life Chiropractic & Massage on March 3, 2020

Sports Injury Treatment in Rochester MinnesotaWhen you suffer from a sports injury, you’re faced with a potentially life-changing decision: Who will you trust to provide treatment?

Of course, you want to get back on your feet and in the game as soon as possible. However, your treatment should also provide you with the tools you need to avoid future injuries.

Here’s why chiropractic for sports injuries is the best choice.

Why is Chiropractic an Effective Sports Injury Treatment?

Did you know that about 90% of world-class athletes rely on chiropractic care to avoid injuries? 

Fall is especially busy with chiropractors giving up to 27 thousand adjustments to NFL players throughout the season! 

Chiropractors have a unique understanding of the musculoskeletal system and biomechanics. 

Plus, chiropractors take a proactive approach to health. A conventional doctor may tell you to stretch and suggest surgery when you suffer from an injury. Meanwhile, your chiropractic doctor wants you to avoid surgery and prevent injuries from occurring in the first place.

That’s why studies show chiropractic is an effective sports injury treatment for preventing hamstring and leg injuries.

Experienced Chiropractic for Sports Injuries in Rochester

Dr. Matt Suntken has over a decade of experience helping his Rochester patients of all ages heal from sports injuries. 

On your first sports injury treatment, Dr. Suntken will take x-rays and ask questions about your medical history, sports activity, and previous injuries. The goal is to design a personalized treatment plan to get you back in the game as soon as possible without your injury recurring. 

Depending on your condition, Dr. Suntken will likely recommend chiropractic manipulation to improve your mobility and range of motion. He may also suggest massage therapy to reduce tension and increase flexibility in your muscles and soft tissues.

To support long-term recovery, Dr. Suntken will provide home stretches and tips to keep your musculoskeletal system in top shape.

Start healing your injury today! Schedule an appointment at Quality Life Chiropractic & Massage or call 507-206-6334.

Posted In: Chiropractic Sports Injury

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