Certified Chiropractic Sports Physicians specialize in:
- Sports injury diagnosis, treatment and prevention
- Rehabilitation exercises
- Emergency procedures
- Pre-participation examination
- Joint supports and taping
- Exercise prescription
- Sports nutrition
- Sport-specific athletic training
A Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician has completed over 100 hours of post doctoral education in specialized sports medicine topics and passed a Board examination. The certification program is taught by accredited chiropractic colleges and the program is accredited by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA).
Why see a Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician?
For Athletes, this means faster recovery times, access to a wider range of treatment tools, expertise in high-performance athletes, guidance for training, sports nutrition consulting, sport-specific treatment and preventive exercises, and the ability to integrate treatment and training.
For Non-Athletes, this means faster evaluation, reduced treatment duration and number of visits, exercises to prevent injuries, the option to take advantage of the latest treatments and methods developed for athletes.
Dr. Michael Herb, DC, CCSP is a Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician at Absolute Wellness Center in Eugene, OR. If you’d like to learn more about Sports Medicine and whether it might be appropriate for helping you, give us a call at 541-484-5777.