Sports Chiropractic

Athletes at all levels have different health needs than non-athletes. An athlete needs to pay more attention to their diet and workout regimen than most other people do, and, of course, they've got to worry about avoiding injuries. For athletes who want to keep their performance at a consistently high level while protecting themselves from getting hurt, chiropractic care is a great option. Here's why a visit to Boca Health and Wellness Center in Boca Raton can help you stay at your physical peak.

What Does a Sports Chiropractor Do?

Sports chiropractic isn't fundamentally much different from regular chiropractic care. The distinction lies in a sports chiropractor's expertise. A good sports chiropractor has in-depth knowledge of at least one sport, and they understand how athletes tend to strain or injure their bodies while playing. This allows them to effectively treat misalignments and other problems caused by playing sports. Most sports chiropractors also help their patients with strength training, injury rehabilitation, nutritional advice, and massage therapy.

Which Athletes Can Benefit from Chiropractic Care?

For athletes at the top of their game, visiting a sports chiropractor is just a routine part of training. Every NFL team, for example, has a designated sports chiropractor, and Olympic athletes have been receiving chiropractic care since 1976.

You don't have to be an elite athlete to visit a sports chiropractor, though. Any active, athletic person can benefit. If you are an exercise enthusiast or play league sports, getting regular chiropractic care will help you avoid injuries so you can continue to enjoy your hobbies. Sports chiropractic can also be very beneficial for high school athletes.

Improve Your Sports Performance by Visiting a Boca Raton Chiropractor

If you're looking for a sports chiropractor, we can help. Dr. Caruso has over two decades of experience helping Boca Raton residents maintain their health, and one of his specialties is treating and preventing sports injuries. Call Boca Health and Wellness Center at (561) 447-2228 today to make an appointment with a Boca Raton chiropractor or to request more information about our sports chiropractic services.