Sports medicine physical therapy

Children's Wisconsin offers sports medicine physical therapy services for active children and adolescents. We specialize in sports-related orthopedic overuse injuries, pre- and post- op rehabilitation, concussions, and idiopathic scoliosis, among other diagnoses.

Each clinic provides therapy within a 3,000-square-foot gym equipped with state-of-the-art and sport specific equipment. Focused therapy programs help kids return to their sports and recreational activities by emphasizing:

  • Agility
  • Balance
  • Competitive performance
  • Concussion recovery
  • Endurance
  • Mobility
  • Power
  • Speed
  • Strength
  • Dry Needling
  • Manual Therapy
  • Manipulation/mobilization techniques

Our programs

Our treatment approach is based on the latest research, education, injury management, and prevention methods. Our specialty programs include:

  • Pre-operative and post-operative ACL rehabilitation
  • Comprehensive overhead and throwing athlete
  • Dance Medicine
  • Concussion rehabilitation
  • Spine
  • Running analysis and treatment
  • Sport specific rehabilitation and conditioning
  • Analysis and evaluation of body mechanics including running, throwing and golf swing techniques
  • Special computerized equipment to test and improve muscular strength and endurance

Meet our physical therapists

To request an appointment with a sports physical therapist please call central scheduling:

(414) 604-5280

Request a speaker from our orthopedics and sports medicine team.

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