Sports Medicine

MPOWER Performance Institute

Physical Therapy, Personal Training, Massage Therapy, and Nutrition programs located in Nashville & Franklin, TN

Whether you're recovering from a sports injury or looking for ways to improve your athletic performance, you may benefit from sports medicine. MPOWER Performance Institute, with offices in the Midtown and Green Hills neighborhoods of Nashville and the Cool Springs neighborhood of Franklin, Tennessee, specializes in sports medicine. The team of health experts takes an integrative and patient-driven approach to care and works together to help you achieve your goals. To schedule your sports medicine consultation, call the office nearest you or book online today.

Sports Medicine Q & A

What is sports medicine?

Sports medicine is a branch of health care that focuses on the unique health needs of athletes and active individuals. This includes supporting recovery after a sports-related injury, as well as health evaluations, assessments, and therapy to improve athletic performance.

MPOWER Performance Institute is uniquely designed to care for athletes. The team of health professionals includes:

  • Physical therapists
  • Certified personal trainers
  • Massage therapists
  • Nutrition professionals

The team takes an integrative approach to care and works closely with other health and fitness experts, including physicians, nurses, athletic trainers, and radiology technicians. This approach ensures you get the well-rounded care you need to achieve your personal wellness goals. 

MPOWER Performance Institute is a state-of-the-art facility that offers indoor and outdoor turf fields and the most advanced equipment available. 

When do I need sports medicine?

You may benefit from sports medicine at MPOWER Performance Institute if you have a sports-related injury. Physical activity is good for your health but can sometimes increase your risk of injury. Continuing to workout or play with an injury may worsen your condition and delay your recovery.  

Common injuries that benefit from comprehensive sports medicine at MPOWER Performance Institute include:

  • Sprains and strains
  • Tendonitis
  • Knee injuries
  • Achilles tendon injuries
  • Fractures
  • Dislocations
  • Rotator cuff injuries

Sports medicine at MPOWER Performance Institute also benefits athletes who want to improve their athletic performance. The team can identify areas that may be holding you back and design a program that improves your strength, endurance, coordination, and agility.

The team works with both professional and amateur athletes. 

What can I expect during sports medicine visits?

You can expect patient-focused care during your sports medicine visits at MPOWER Performance Institute. The specifics of your treatment depend on your injury and personal athletic goals. 

The physical therapists at MPOWER Performance Institute direct your sports medicine treatment plan. The goal of your plan is to restore, maintain, or improve your elite performance levels. 

Does sports medicine include specialty services?

In addition to your prescription exercise program, your physical therapist may include specialty services as part of your treatment. Specialty services include dry needling and deep oscillation therapy to facilitate healing.

MPOWER Performance Institute offers bioelectrical impedance analysis to assess and track your body composition. They also have an AlterG® Anti-Gravity Treadmill™ that reduces stress on your knees and supports the rehabilitation process.

To schedule your sports medicine consultation at MPOWER Performance Institute, call or book online today.