Sports Rehabilitation

Akron Children's Sports Rehabilitation provides care for children and adults with injuries that affect their participation in sports, exercise or daily activities. Read More...

Myer Cortney
Cortney Myer, PT, DPT, SCS
Supervising Physical Therapist

Bigelow Michael
Michael Bigelow, PT, DPT
Physical Therapist

Bragg-Coldsnow Malinda

Ciborek Jessica
Jessica Ciborek, PT, DPT
Licensed Physical Therapist

Galpert Aaron
Aaron Galpert, MSEd. AT, ATC
Athletic Trainer

Krahe Amy
Amy Krahe, PT, MPT, OCS
Licensed Physical Therapist and Research Assistant, Orthopedics

Norman Dan
Dan Norman, PT, SCS, CSCS
Licensed Physical Therapist

Perkins Matt
Matt Perkins, PT, MPT
Licensed Physical Therapist

Ross Lori
Lori Ross, MPT, CPI
Licensed Physical Therapist

Ross Mike
Mike Ross, MPT, CPI, Cert DN
Physical Therapist

Sklenka Douglas
Douglas Sklenka, PT, DPT
Licensed Physical Therapist

Conditions We Treat

Conditions we treat
Here are some of the conditions treated in this department. Select a condition to get more information and resources: Growth plate injuries, Plantar fasciitis, and Turf toe.


Meet Our Patients



Sports Rehabilitation - Overview

Akron Children’s Rehabilitation Program offers the highest quality care for children and young adults ages 10 and older with injuries affecting participation in sports and exercise.

Using evidenced-based practice, our team of experienced professionals provides comprehensive rehab services and individualized treatment plans for each athlete. Our goal is to ensure a quick and safe return to sports or activities, enhance performance and prevent future injuries.

In the evolving field of sports medicine, our staff maintains some of the highest and most advanced educational degrees and specialty certifications. We work closely with our board-certified sports medicine physicians and orthopedic surgeons in the care of our patients.

Our services include:

  • Comprehensive evaluations
  • Biomechanical analysis of sport-specific activities
  • Sports performance and training analysis with 3-D technology
  • Gait and running analysis/retraining and custom orthotic fabrication
  • Post-concussive rehabilitation
  • Customized, sport-specific treatment regimens
  • Manual therapy including mobilizations and Graston Technique® and Active Release Techniques®
  • Trigger point dry needling


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Specialty Programs

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Sports Rehab - Akron
Center for Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
Considine Professional Building
215 W. Bowery St., Suite 7300
Akron , OH 44308
Phone: 330-543-2110
Fax: 330-543-3851
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Sports Rehab - Boardman
Akron Children's Hospital
6505 Market Street, Building C, Ste 2160
Boardman , OH 44512
Phone: 330-746-9377
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Children's at LifeCenter Plus
Life Center Plus Health and Fitness Center
5133 Darrow Road
Hudson , OH 44236
Phone: 330-543-0566
Fax: 330-543-3851
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Akron Children's Specialty Care, Medina
Rehabilitative Services
3443 Medina Rd., Suite 110
Medina , OH 44256
Phone: 330-721-2990
Fax: 330-722-4990
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Sports Rehab - Warren
The Market Place
5000 E. Market St.
Suite 28
Warren , OH 44484
Phone: 330-856-8050
Appointments: 330-543-8257
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