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Maintaining fitness — not resting — may be key to recovering from an injury

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Experts no longer think rest, ice and over-the-counter painkillers are the answer.

In the past, injuries such as fractures, IT band syndrome, plantar fasciitis, and runner’s knee were normally treated using ice therapy, over-the-counter painkillers, and with plenty of rest. While this seemed like the best medical choice, this approach deprived the individual of the benefits of exercise when they needed it the most. Furthermore, this approach was believed to maintain athletes stuck in a cycle of chronic injury. Physical therapist Kerri Kramer Webb, founder of Fast Track Sports Medicine & Performance Center in Fairfax County quoted, “Now, we know that in the world of injuries, true rest isn’t really helpful”.

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Dr. Alex Jimenez D.C.,C.C.S.T’s insight:

When an individual suffered an injury, plenty of rest and ice was recommended to alleviate the ailment but, these are not fully addressing the underlying issues. Currently, the standard approach for treating an injury on an athlete consists with them remaining as active as possible without aggravating their injuries while correcting the issues which caused the injury. For more information, please feel free to ask Dr. Jimenez or contact us at (915) 850-0900. 

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As an extension to dynamic rehabilitation, we too offer our patients, disabled veterans, athletes, young and elder a diverse portfolio of strength equipment, high performance exercises and advanced agility treatment options. We have teamed up with the cities premier doctors, therapist and trainers in order to provide high level competitive athletes the options to push themselves to their highest abilities within our facilities.

We’ve been blessed to use our methods with thousand of El Pasoans over the last 3 decades allowing us to restore our patients health and fitness while implementing researched non-surgical methods and functional wellness programs.

Our programs are natural and use the body’s ability to achieve specific measured goals, rather than introducing harmful chemicals, controversial hormone replacement, un-wanted surgeries, or addictive drugs. We want you to live a functional life that is fulfilled with more energy, positive attitude, better sleep, and less pain. Our goal is to ultimately empower our patients to maintain the healthiest way of living.

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