Sports Rehabilitation

Understanding Sports Rehabilitation

Sports Rehabilitation is a form of physical therapy that is specifically designed to help athletes recover from injuries and improve their performance. At Atala, it involves a combination of  manual therapy, targeted exercises, and other techniques to help athletes regain strength, flexibility, and range of motion in the affected area. The goal of sports rehabilitation is to help athletes return to their sport as quickly and safely as possible, while also reducing the risk of re-injury. Additionally, sports rehabilitation can also help prevent injuries by identifying and addressing muscle imbalances, poor posture and other issues that can lead to injury. It is important to note that sports rehabilitation is not just for professional athletes, but it can also be very beneficial for recreational athletes, fitness enthusiasts and anyone who wants to improve their physical performance.

When working with athletes of all ages and levels, we effectively apply our knowledge of evidence-based physical therapy, total body and manual techniques  to rehab your sports injury; and in the rehab process, we also strive to prevent the occurrence of future injuries. We do not practice cookie cutter PT. We also incorporate sport-specific movements into your therapeutic exercise to best prepare the neuromuscular system for return to sport. Our advantage in sports rehab lies in our experience. At Atala, we have treated athletes from all sports, at all levels, as well as weekend warriors, and age group athletes. We want to help you reach your highest peak of performance!

We Understand Your Needs

Sports rehabilitation is often used for injury recovery and prevention, to improve performance, and to help individuals return to their sport or activity. Some other reasons people may do sports rehabilitation include:

  • Improving flexibility and range of motion
  • Building strength and endurance
  • Improving balance and coordination
  • Addressing muscle imbalances
  • Correcting poor posture or movement patterns
  • Enhancing overall fitness and health
  • Reducing risk of future injuries

It’s important for individuals to work with a qualified physical therapist- that’s all we have at Atala!  We design you a personalized program to address your specific needs and goals. Additionally, we creatively encourage consistent adherence to your rehabilitation program, appropriate follow-up appointments, and honest communication with your therapist for your most  successful recovery.

How Atala Does Pre and Post-Surgical Rehabilitation

Our team of experienced therapists will work closely with your surgeon to ensure that you get the best possible outcomes and a full return to function. We know that every surgery and every patient is unique, which is why at Atala we create personalized treatment plans that are tailored to your specific needs.

Before your surgery, we’ll work with you to pre-habilitate the injury and ensure that you have maximum range of motion and strength going into the operation. This will help enhance your outcomes after the surgery and get you back to your normal routine as soon as possible.

After the surgery, we’ll work with you to help  decrease your swelling, regain your strength, flexibility, and range of motion. We’ll use a combination of manual therapy techniques, therapeutic exercises, and modality treatments such as ultrasound and electrical stimulation to assist in your healing process.

Atala understands that the healing process can be tough, which is why we provide a positive and motivating environment where you can feel comfortable and confident during your recovery journey. We’ll be with you every step of the way, expertly guiding you and helping you achieve your goals.

At Atala Physical Therapy, we’re dedicated to getting you back to doing what you love, and our Pre and Post-Surgical Rehabilitation program is an essential part of that journey. So, whether you’re an athlete looking to enhance peak performance or an individual seeking to better your daily routine, Atala will help you achieve your goals! 

Why Choose Atala?

Manual hands-on care with a complete wellness approach.

“We’re Surgery Gurus”- Our team of experienced therapists has extensive knowledge and experience in pre and post-surgical rehabilitation, ensuring that you receive the best possible care.

“Prehab, Not Just Rehab”: We believe in the power of prehabilitation before surgery. By preparing your body before the procedure, we can maximize your outcomes and help you recover faster.

“Fitness for Surgery”: We work closely with your surgeon to ensure that you are in the best possible condition before your operation, reducing the risk of complications and helping you recover more quickly.

“Recovery Roadmap”: We create a personalized treatment plan for each patient, taking into account your individual goals and lifestyle.

“Modality Marvels”: We take the time to use appropriate modalities such as ultrasound and electrical stimulation is proven to assist in healing and reduce your pain.

“Comfy and Convenient”: Our boutique clinic with private rooms and a semi-private gym.

“Positive Vibes Only”: Our therapists provide a positive and motivating environment, where patients can feel comfortable and confident during their recovery journey.

At Atala Physical Therapy, we are dedicated to helping our patients achieve the best possible outcomes and get back to doing the things they love. With our expert care, you’ll be ready to tackle anything that comes your way.

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Leighanne S
Leighanne S
2023-10-09
Teri knew exactly what was causing my discomfort and started immediately to get me comfortable by explaining what she was going to do. What a relief to work with a knowledgeable , informative, and very kind person and staff! Laurel, Julie, and Jason are awesome… and BoBo the best .
Judith Goldfinch
Judith Goldfinch
2023-02-22
From the moment I first walked into Atala PT I felt confident that my body was in for a treat. Everybody embraces you as a valuable client/patient. Terri, the owner, calls her business a boutique PT and so it is! Check it out, you’ll be glad you did!!
Ellen owen
Ellen owen
2022-10-13
ATALA physical therapy know what there doing. Terri, Jason and Laurel are awesome and helped me with my injury and after 2 treatments I felt better. I look forward to more visits and getting back to walking again. ATALA is awesome!!!
Nancy Williams
Nancy Williams
2022-10-02
Absolutely the best physical therapy ever! Terri, Jason and staff are great.
Laurel Stanford
Laurel Stanford
2020-10-22
Very impressed with this PT. Very experienced and caring staff who are genuinely interested in good outcomes. Staying COVID safe too with proper protocols so l always feel safe.
Brian Flannery
Brian Flannery
2020-07-15
As the result of an automobile accident I ended up with a wrenched left shoulder, back and neck. Terri was among the approved therapists under my health care system. Her warm, enthusiastic, positive approach and professional treatment over six sessionss provided the relief I sorely needed. She and her welcoming staff have my highest recommendation.
Justin Hai
Justin Hai
2020-07-10
A caring and thoughtful clinic, where the owner and team have excellent diagnosis skills and treatments. This is a quiet clinic, with private treatment rooms and they are maniacal about cleaning, even before COVID.... I highly recommend all the therapists and exercise specialists at Atala...
Robin Sachs
Robin Sachs
2020-02-20
I have needed physical therapy several times over the past few years. Atala Physical Therapy is by far the best. They have excellent customer service and they are the very best at working with me to go over what I need to do to get back into a pain-free life. I highly recommend Terri, Illsong, and everyone there.
Allison Miller
Allison Miller
2019-11-14
I have had such a great experience at Atala Physical Therapy! After suffering with right hip pain when I was sleeping on my ride side for a year I finally decided to seek help and was SO fortunate to find Terri! She was so good at looking at the big picture and me as a whole and what could be contributing to my problem. She made recommendations I was able to implement right away that made a positive difference. She is always timely, never rushed, also personable, professional and truly caring! Jason was wonderful with assisting me with exercises and the entire office has a very good vibe! If you are having chronic pain or orthopedic problems I would definitely go and see Terri! I can't thank their team enough!

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