Osteopathy for Sport Injuries in Ivanhoe
Relinque Sports and Spinal Group offers quality care for sports injuries to local residents in Ivanhoe & surrounding areas including Heidelberg, Fairfield, Eaglemont, Northcote, Kew & Alphington.
Relinque Sports & Spinal Group aims to enhance the performance of every one of our patients in their chosen sport.
As a group, we have a comprehensive understanding of performance needs, biomechanics and the injuries that occur with your chosen sport.
We have been heavily engaged with local sporting clubs in Ivanhoe, Heidelberg, Fairfield, Viewbank, Eltham, Bulleen, Eaglemont, Northcote and Kew for the past 20 years and support many State and National grade junior athletes.
Relinque Sports & Spinal Group is actively involved in treatment and rehabilitation of a number of state and national grade athletes, including Commonwealth and Olympic representatives.
Why Do Sports Injuries Occur?
Injuries occur when part of your body experiences excessive strain or force.
You are more susceptible to injury when your musculoskeletal system is imbalanced. This occurs as a result of incorrect biomechanics, poor posture and previous injuries.
When your perform repetitive physical tasks with poor posture, poor technique and incorrect biomechanics your are more likely to become injured.
How Do Osteopaths Help Sports Injuries?
Osteopaths aim to release tension and restriction in the myofascial system and increase the range of movement in joints.
We use thorough clinical assessment to provide specific strengthening, conditioning and rehabilitation techniques. As your body becomes stronger, it is able to handle increased load and strain.
When your range of movement improves and your strength increases, your movement patterns become more efficient and performance improves.
Relinque Sports & Spinal Group uses traditional osteopathic techniques as well as the latest, clinically proven treatment methods to ensure you get the best treatment and the right stage of your recovery.
Common Sporting Injuries our Osteopaths treat:
- Plantar fasciitis
- Ankle sprains
- Shin splints
- Calf strains and tears
- Hamstring strains and tears
- Patella tendonitis
- ITB syndrome
- Lower back pain and sciatica
- Rotator cuff strains and tears
- Tennis elbow
- Golfers elbow
Can Osteopaths Help Prevent Sport Injuries:
Some of the athletes we see do not have a specific sporting injury. Instead, they seek to keep their body free of restriction and maintain proper body mechanics to prevent future injuries.
By combining osteopathy treatment and specific strengthening exercises you create balanced and more efficient movement patterns and your risk of injury is reduced.
Sports Injuries Booking
Book your appointment today with one of our skilled osteopaths.
Relinque Sports & Spinal Group is conveniently located in Ivanhoe and are highly trained in the diagnosis and treatment of sporting injuries.