In the spirit of March Madness Barton Chiropractic Clinic would like to go over a few ways that chiropractic care stands to benefit athletes, particularly basketball players.
If you're a hooper, all that jumping, running, and stopping on the hardwood floor can really do a number on your lower back and your legs. That's probably why the world's top athletes utilize chiropractic care to overcome injury and even to prevent injury. Read on for a few ways in particular that chiropractic help out basketball players.
Chiropractic Improves Flexibility
Getting a chiropractic adjustment will help improve your body's overall range of motion, which will help you play better defense. It will also help you avoid muscle strain and muscle tearing.
Chiropractic Improves Performance
Regular adjustments will ensure that the body and the brain are both functioning at optimum capacity. Routine chiropractic treatments will help boost a player's speed, flexibility, strength, and even balance.
Chiropractic Reduces Risk of Injury and Recovery Time
Spine misalignment can cause the body to undergo undue stress, which can lead to injury. Chiropractors can also utilize a number of methods and instruments to reduce injury recovery time, including massage, stretching,
tools that can diminish scar tissue, electrical muscle stimulation, and more.
If you play a lot of basketball and are looking to boost your game, contact Barton Chiropractic Clinic today. We have a long history of helping athletes stay in peak physical condition.