Dr. McClain is a Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician
Professional sports figures are consistently reaching new heights in their professional careers. With each passing year, new records are shattered and the human body is pushed to its limits. Everyday athletes follow suit by pushing themselves harder, choosing rigorous training patterns, and taking their diets to a new level. Despite the meticulous care and training that athletes take, they experience musculoskeletal injuries.
Chiropractors are to athletes, just as Cardiologists are to those who suffer with cardiovascular disease. Chiropractors have specific training in evaluating and treating the injuries and ailments of athletes. Dr.McClain has a post-graduate degree as a Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician . He feels priviliged to help treat many of our local athletes as well as utilizing that knowledge to help with everyday injurues to specific joints. He works with local high schools at their games and with athletes during the week with injuries and sports participation screenings. In addition to treating athletic injuries, the chiropractor is skilled in aiding the athlete in injury prevention as well as rehabilitation.
It has been said that chiropractic care most closely relates to the needs of the athlete because special attention is given to the spine, joints, muscles, tendons, and nerves. Chiropractic ensures that all pieces of the musculoskeletal system are working in harmony and in their healthiest, most natural state. Proper function of the specific joint and its surrounding structures is important to obtain full potential in a athletic event.
Professional athletes see such a great value in chiropractic treatment that they regularly have chiropractic well visits to prevent injuries. If you are an athlete or weekend warrior, chiropractic care will enable you to reach peak performance, without breaking yourself. Make an appointment with a chiropractor today.