SportsMed at RxDx SAMANVAY
Sports Medicine at RxDx SAMANVAY
If you get injured during exercise, sports participation or any form of physical activity, Sports Medicine doctor is the right choice for getting treated. Sports and Exercise Medicine (SEM) or Sports Medicine is a medical branch that deals with the diagnosis, management, treatment and prevention of injuries related to sports and exercise. The objective of Sports Medicine is to help people engage in games and exercise safely and effectively so that they can achieve their goals.
About Sports Medicine Specialists
Sports medicine doctors receive special training to restore function and mobility to injured patients so they can get back to their game as soon as possible. They are also erudite about preventing injury in physically active people. Sports medicine doctors not only work with professional athletes, they also treat children and teens involved in sports and adults who work out for staying fit, as well as people involved in physically demanding jobs. Sports Medicine doctors treat a wide variety of physical conditions like acute trauma such as sprains, strains, ligament tear and dislocations. They also treat chronic injuries, including degenerative diseases, tendonitis and overuse injuries.
What is a sports injury?
When you exercise or play any sport, your ankle may get twisted; you can fall and sustain an injury on your knees, you can have swelling or pain in some body part like heels, shin, back etc. All these are symptoms of sports injury. Sports injuries can happen due to a lack of conditioning or fitness, overtraining, and improper form or technique. Failing to warm up before any workout or sports increases the risk of injuries. Bruises, strains, swelling, sprains, tears and fracture can result from sports injuries. It may affect soft tissues like muscles, ligaments, tendons and fascia which support the joints. Basically, there are 2 types of sports injuries: Acute and Chronic. If you get injured suddenly, such as twisting of the ankle caused by fast movements, is known as an acute injury. Chronic injuries occur due to repeated overuse of particular muscles or joints. Wrong method and structural anomalies can also contribute to chronic injuries. Medical attention of any sports-related injury is essential, because the injury may be severe than you think. For example, what seems like a sprain may actually be a ligament tear.
What are common sports injuries?
Most common sports injuries:
- Ligament Tears
- Ankle Sprain
- Back pain
- Shin Splints
- Shoulder Injury
- ACL tear
- Jumper’s Knee
- Groin Strains
- Achilles Tendonitis
- Tennis or Golfer’s Elbow
What are the services offered by SportsMed at RxDx SAMANVAY?
Services offered are:
- Pre-participation Screening
- Sports Physician Consultation
- Sports Nutrition Consultation
- Sports Physio Consultation
- 2 D Foot Scan
- Body Composition Analysis
- Corrective Exercises
- Customized Foot Orthotics/ Insoles
- Diagnostic Services
- First Responder Training
- Gait Analysis
- Game Ready
- Injury Prevention
- Mind Coach Consultation
- MRI Second Opinion
- Onsite Sports Physio
- Pain Management
- Performance Enhancement in Sports
- Platelet-rich-Plasma (PRP) Therapy
- Preventive Strength Conditioning (PSC)
- Sports Injury Management
- Sports-specific Rehabilitation
- Tournament Ambulance Service
What is different at RxDx SAMANVAY, Malleswaram?
We have an exclusive SportsMed department at RxDx SAMANVAY, Malleswaram. It has a team of specialists who are trained, qualified and experienced in dealing with all kinds of sports injuries. You can visit RxDx SAMANVAY for any kind of sports injury like – knee pain, ankle sprain, ligament tear, shin splint or neck pain. After examining the injury, a personalized treatment plan is offered which not only covers injury management but fitness and strength training too. Facilities like Gait analysis, Hydrotherapy, Gym, Pool and Physiotherapy are available under the same roof, which make the management of sports injuries smoother and easier.
Putting together the expertise of Sports Medicine Physician, Orthopedic Surgeon, Physiotherapist, Nutritionist, Mind Coaches and Fitness Trainers, RxDx SAMANVAY has congregated a comprehensive Sports Medicine Team to keep you in the game.
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