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Common Sports Injuries

Whether it is intramural, city league, recreational or professional, sports are a vibrant and integral part of our culture.  Even in youth sports the numbers of participants are rising as now nearly 30 million children and adolescents participate in youth sports in the United States, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC).  However, with those who participate in sports, comes the risk of a sports-related injury.

The most common sports injuries are sprains, strains, and fractures.

  1. A sprain occurs when the ligament is extended further than its limit.
  2. A strain happens when a tendon is stretched too far.

Both ligaments and tendons are like a coil or spring that if they are stretched too far they will become damaged and are sometimes referred to as a pulled muscle.

A fracture is a broken bone. On average a person experiences two fractures or broken bones over a lifetime.

Not So Obvious Injuries 

Other Potential Types of Sports Injuries 

In any kind of physical contact sport, collision sport or one with excessive use of exertion, every part of the body is affected. Some of the most common locations where injuries to the body occur are:



Neck & Spine

Whiplash, Neck Strain, Overextension

Back & Spine

Slipped Disc, Stress Fracture, Nerve Damage, Muscle Strain


Dislocation,  Overextension, Fracture, Tennis Elbow (not limited to tennis), Sprained Wrist, Rotator Cuff Tear

Legs, Ankles & Feet

Hyperextension, Shin Splints, Sprained Ankle, Pulled ACL/MCL/PCL, Sprain or Tear, Pulled Groin, Pulled Hamstring, Fracture

These types of sports injuries can cause mild discomfort to very intense pain, and any type of sports injury can lead to a loss of time in daily activities as well as time away from the sport.

How Can a Chiropractor Help Heal a Sports Injury?

Virtually every professional sports team currently has a chiropractor on its panel of care providers. Chiropractic care has been proven to be extremely valuable for daily maintenance, improved stamina & enhanced flexibility. Chiropractic care is also vital for the treatment and faster recovery of sports-related injuries, aches, and pains.

If you are injured while playing sports, we can help. Based on the type of pain and the severity of your injury we will create a treatment plan using an integrative approach to ensure that you can have the best recovery possible. By following this plan, we can help address any pain or discomfort and reduce your recovery time.

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