Sports Injuries - Elbow, Shoulder, Wrist, Hip, Knee, Ankle, Foot & Joint Replacement in Lake Bluff and Highland Park, IL

Sports Injuries

Our team can get you back in your game

Sports injuries are extremely common. Our experienced team of specialists uses proven, evidence-based protocols and today’s most advanced manual therapy techniques to treat sports injuries. Doctors send their toughest cases to us because they know we get exceptional results, even with patients who have failed at previous attempts. Our multidisciplinary team’s high level training in manual therapy and years of experience as competitive athletes means we can help with a variety of sports injuries.

Lower extremities

Orthopedic injuries to the lower extremities, particularly knees and ankles, are common. They typically result from trauma to or overuse of the muscles and joints. Our experienced team of specialists prescribes the right treatments and exercises for your condition and your particular sport.

These injuries and conditions include:

  • Hip problems – Strains, bursitis & osteoarthritis
  • Knee problems – Knee pain, patellofemoral dysfunctions, iliotibial band friction syndromes, sprains, meniscal problems & osteoarthritis
  • Ankle/foot problems – Sprains, tendonitis, Achilles tendonitis & plantar fasciitis
  • Custom-made orthotics – Overpronation, arch pain & plantar fasciitis
  • Postsurgical rehabilitation – ACL reconstruction, meniscectomies, joint replacement, hip & knee replacement

Upper extremities

Orthopedic injuries in the upper extremities of the neck, shoulders, elbows, wrists, hands and fingers are common. They typically result from trauma to the bones, muscles and joints of the upper musculoskeletal system - including postsurgical trauma. These injuries and conditions include:

  • Shoulder – Shoulder pain, rotator cuff problems, bursitis & tendonitis
  • Elbow – Tennis elbow & golfer’s elbow
  • Wrist – Wrist pain & carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Postsurgical rehabilitation – Rotator cuff repairs, decompression surgery & joint replacement

If you are about to have orthopedic surgery (i.e. ACL reconstruction), you can take steps to recover more quickly and successfully. Our therapists can help you prepare for surgery by educating you about surgical recovery, increasing range of motion, restoring strength and decreasing swelling, all of which can improve your surgical outcome.

With two locations and flexible hours including Saturdays, we offer unparalleled convenience for patients. To learn how NSSSR can help you overcome a lower extremity problem and regain the strength, flexibility and range of motion to enjoy life once again, call us for an appointment: 847.295.0920 (Lake Forest, Lake Bluff) or 847.432.4077 (Highland Park) or use our online Request an Appointment form. Our sports injury patients also come to us from Deerfield and Glenco, IL and adjacent areas.