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As every athlete knows, playing sports is a fun way to stay active and healthy. However, playing sports comes with the risk of a possible injury. When this happens, it’s best to know all your treatment options and choose the best path towards recovery.

If you are an athlete in Durham, North Carolina, Moriarty Physical Therapy can work with you to provide the best options to get you on the path towards a fast recovery. We have always been 100% owned and operated by doctors of physical therapy, so your care is our top priority.  

The Benefits of Sports Rehabilitation

Keeping their athletes on the field and playing at the top of their game is the goal of every college and professional sports team. That’s why they all take advantage of having a physical therapist on staff. Not only do physical therapists help speed up the recovery of an athlete, but also work to prevent an injury occurring in the first place.

Fortunately, the ability to work with a physical therapist is not a service only top-level athletes can use. Moriarty Physical Therapy make it easy for the people of Durham, NC to get the same quality treatment. Everyone from casual to professional athletes can benefit.

No body and injury are the same, but everyone can benefit from working with a highly trained sports rehabilitation therapist. The doctors at Moriarty Physical Therapy will work with you one-on-one, using the latest techniques so you can get the most out of your treatment. Sports rehabilitation can help you see benefits like:      

The Reduction or Elimination of Pain

No one wants to deal with an extended period of pain. Physical therapy helps your body increase blood flow to an injury by keeping the area mobile. The increased blood flow helps reduce swelling and aids in your body’s natural healing process.

When Sports rehabilitation therapy is done by a professional, it can help you reduce or eliminate your pain more quickly. It can also mean that  you won’t need to take as much medication to manage pain.

A Faster Recovery

The worst thing for an athlete is to be kept on the sideline of the sport they love. Sports rehabilitation therapy can get you back on the field faster. Whether your injury required surgery or not, improving strength, mobility, and blood flow will help speed up your recovery time.

Improved Mobility

All recoveries are not the same. Just because the pain is gone and a player is back on the field, doesn’t mean they have made a total recovery. Many athletes struggle to return to their previous level after an injury. One of the major factors in this is often the loss of mobility.

Sports Rehabilitation therapy emphasizes healing through movement. This not only helps with the immediate healing process, but also with long-term results. Moriarty Physical Therapy can help you get back to full strength and even reduce your chances of a future injury.

Contact us Today

If you have a sports injury, Moriarty Physical Therapy is here to help you get back to the top of your game quicker. We make it easy to start sports rehabilitation therapy and don’t require a referral from another doctor. We also accept all forms of insurance including Blue Cross/ Blue Shield, Medicare, and Medicaid.

We care about our neighbors in the community, and make sure anyone in the Durham, North Carolina area is able to get an appointment quickly and sometimes in as little as 24 hours of their call. Contact us today and we will work with you to get you back to the sport or activity that you love.

Schedule a FREE 15-minute Exploration Visit

Come visit one of our physical therapy clinics in New York or North Carolina and one of our Doctors of Physical Therapy will do a 15-minute consultation to see if physical therapy is right for you. In the consultation, we’ll help determine the source of pain and movement restrictions to see if you would benefit from physical therapy or might need the assistance of another healthcare professional. If so, we’ll make a referral and help speed up achieving your health goal.

You have nothing to lose; the screening is free! And if physical therapy could help you, we can perform the examination right then–even without a prescription–with Direct Access (covered by insurance).

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