Dancers routinely push the human body to its very limits. Our therapists understand the unique needs of dancers and provide expert evaluation and treatment of dance-related injuries. Our facilities include access to dance studio space, Pilates, and fitness equipment.
Our dance medicine program focuses on injury prevention, rehabilitation, and conditioning specifically designed for dancers. Dancers will be educated on the treatment process for their injury, and will receive an individualized program of care designed to rehabilitate as well as condition the body for prevention of future injuries.
Our unique staff of physical therapists, many with advanced certifications, as well as personal dance experience, will assist dancers in meeting their goals, and help them to restore muscle balance, joint function and proper body mechanics. Progression utilizing return to dance plyometric program will be emphasized throughout the course of treatment, utilizing functional treatment programs.
Dance-specific evaluations include:
Musculoskeletal testing including the assessment of:
- Postural Stability
- Biomechanical assessment
- Technique Analysis
Information and Appointments
Call: (203) 230-9226