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Sports Rehabilitation

Includes specialty programs: Physical Therapy / Sports Performance and Injury Prevention Clinic / Dance Pre-Pointe Evaluations / Runner's Academy / Training Analysis with 3D Technology

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Akron Children's offers the only pediatric-focused sports rehabilitation program in northeast Ohio. We treat children ages 12 and up, as well as young adults who have injuries affecting their participation in sports and exercise.

Using evidence-based practice, our team of experienced professionals provides comprehensive rehab services and individualized treatment plans for each athlete. We work closely with our sports medicine physicians and orthopedic surgeons in the care of our patients.

Our team includes athletic trainers, physical therapists, nurse practitioners and dietitians, who offer the only pediatric-focused sports rehab program in northeast Ohio. We work with our sports medicine doctors in diagnosing and treating sports and activity-related injuries, including counseling patients on proper nutrition and training practices to prevent injury. We also work closely with our orthopedic surgeons when sports rehab isn't enough.

Our services include:

  • Comprehensive evaluations
  • Customized, sport-specific treatment plans
  • Biomechanical analysis of sport-specific activities or movements
  • Sports performance and training analysis with 3-D technology
  • Gait and running analysis/retraining and custom orthotic fabrication
  • Force plate analysis to measure the effects of running, walking or jumping on the lower body
  • Rehabilitation following concussion
  • Pilates mat and reformer instruction, training and treatment
  • Manual therapy including mobilizations and Graston Technique® and Active Release Technique®
  • Trigger point dry needling
  • Ongoing consultation with athletes, parents, physicians and coaches

As an affiliate organization with the American Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM), we are dedicated to educating athletes, parents, athletic trainers, coaches and healthcare providers about the rapid increase in youth sports injuries, the necessary steps to help reverse the trend, and the need to keep young athletes healthy.

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Sports Rehab
Akron Children's Sports Rehab, Akron
Considine Professional Building
215 West Bowery Street
Level 7
Akron, Ohio 44308
Fax: 330-543-5051
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Sports Rehab, Boardman
Akron Children's Sports Rehab, Boardman
Leonard J. Fisher Family Building
6505 Market Street, Building A
Boardman, Ohio 44512
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Sports Rehab, Boston Heights
Akron Children's Sports Rehab, Boston Heights
Akron Children's Health Center, Boston Heights
328 East Hines Hill Road
Boston Heights, Ohio 44236
Fax: 330-543-3851
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Sports Rehab, Fairlawn/Medina
Akron Children's Sports Rehab, Fairlawn/Medina
Pinnacle Sports, Fairlawn/Medina
313 Medina Road, Suite 100
Medina, Ohio 44256
Fax: 330-764-3479
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Sports Rehab, Mansfield
Akron Children's Pediatric Rehabilitative Services, Mansfield
Akron Children's Health Center, Mansfield
1029 South Trimble Road
Mansfield, Ohio 44906
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Sports Rehab, Massillon
Akron Children's Sports Rehab, Massillon
Akron Children's Health Center, Massillon
1149 Lincoln Way East
Massillon, Ohio 44646
Fax: 330-830-7929
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Sports Rehab, Medina
3443 Medina Road, Door 2 (Suite 110)
Medina, Ohio 44256
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Sports Rehab, University of Akron
Sports Rehab at the University of Akron
Stile Athletics Field House
254 Spicer St.
Akron, Ohio 44304
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Sports Rehab, Warren
Akron Children's Sports Rehab, Warren
Akron Children's Health Center, Warren
5000 East Market Street
Suite 28
Warren, Ohio 44484
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Some of the Conditions We Treat...

ACL injury, concussion, female athlete triad, MCL injuries, meniscal cartilage tears, Osgood-Schlatter Disease, osteochondritis dissecans, PCL injuries, stress fracture, tendinitis



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