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How are we different?

At Spine and Sports Medicine Associates we practice according to "evidence-based guidelines". Our providers keep up on all the latest research and new techniques and have extensive post graduate training in sports medicine, orthopedics, radiology and functional rehabilitation.

  • Thorough examinations and imaging are performed to determine the root cause of your pain and arrive at a tissue-specific diagnosis.
  • Treatment is individually tailored to each patient and not the same on each visit. We employ an active approach to care utilizing a combination of manual soft-tissue/joint-release techniques and specific functional rehabilitation protocols.
  • If we are unable to achieve adequate resolution of your symptoms and meet your functional goals, we will make the necessary referrals for advanced imaging or referrals to the appropriate specialist.
  • Patients are thoroughly educated about their condition and taught self-care strategies and specific exercises to maintain stabilization, improve overall function and decrease and manage acute episodes.
  • Joint manipulation is not based on alignment and not necessary for every patient. When implemented, joint manipulation is utilized to restore functionality, range of motion and decrease pain.
  • We work closely with your primary care physician or other health care provider to coordinate the best level of care.
  • Our office works closely with all musculoskeletal providers including orthopedic surgeons, neurosurgeons, pain management physicians and neurologists.

Referrals of Friends & Family

The best compliment we can receive is when you refer your friends and family members to our practice. We don't require a medical referral to treat anyone, however, it is occasionally required with certain insurance.

If you have a friend or family member that would like to schedule a consultation, contact us with this link, and our staff will get them into our Hartford or South Windsor office promptly.

 

  • We specialize in the treatment of:

  • Acute and Chronic Neck and Low back pain
  • Whiplash
  • Accident & Work-related injuries
  • Degenerative disc disease and Herniated discs
  • Sciatica
  • Sports injuries
  • Running injuries (IT band syndrome, shin splints, runners knee)
  • Repetitive Overuse Injuries (Carpal tunnel, tennis elbow)
  • Muscle strains/pulls
  • Tendinitis/Bursitis
  • Post-surgical rehab
  • Rotator cuff syndrome
  • Patellofemoral Syndrome
  • Plantar Fascitis