The Sports Rehabilitation & Performance Enhancement Service has a dedicated area with trained multidisciplinary team and state-of-the-art technology to prevent, manage and rehabilitate persons with sports injury.The technology and services offered are:
Regional Assessment: This is done when a client has a particular problem like a twisted ankle or painful elbow.Full Biomechanical Assessment: Starting at the feet and ending at the base of the skull this assessment is conducted where there are multiple regions of the body involved. This would be the case for many hip, back, neck and shoulder problems. This assessment aims to identify what biomechanical patterns of weakness are present in the body so detailed rehabilitation programmes can be tailored for your individual needs.
An aqua treadmill is a treadmill submerged in water that comprises of an exercise chamber and a water reservoir.
The aqua treadmill offers walking, back stepping and retro walking exercise. The water depth in the reservoir can be adjusted from a maximum of 48 inches down to four inches, allowing the patient to progress from minimal weight bearing to normal weight bearing. It also has a resting seat within the device and is equipped with underwater lights.
The aqua treadmill can be used by patients of all age groups, for the following purposes:
Our team of qualified sports physiotherapists, lead by Heath Matthews, will use manual therapy techniques which are highly effective in accelerating the healing process. As for an athlete time is money, the longer you are off the field or out of training, the more you are to lose your spot in the team or not meet your performance goals for the season.
Featuring highly advanced and one of the largest sports rehab gymnasium, this centre offers comprehensive sports rehab services in the areas of balance, stability, proprioception, flexibility, stamina, strength, endurance, speed and agility, with an aim to get the patients back on their feet and out on the field in no time.