Sports Medicine

Our legs are designed to support pain-free movement, but after an injury or surgery, the weight of our own bodies can hamper the recovery process. The AlterG Anti-Gravity Treadmill®, available at several Atlantic Rehabilitation locations, can help you regain your mobility faster with minimal discomfort. It uses N.A.S.A. differential air pressure technology, which simulates a reduced gravity environment, so you can walk or run without putting extra strain on your joints and muscles. Watch a video to learn more >




Sports Medicine Articles

Education and prevention can keep you and your loved ones healthy. We invite you to take advantage of the programs, support groups and screenings available. Adults 65 and older who are looking to stay well with age may benefit from events labeled “New Vitality.”

When to Replace Athletic Shoes

THURSDAY, Aug. 8, 2019 -- If you've made a financial commitment to athletic shoes, no doubt you want your money's worth. But it's important to replace them when you see specific signs of wear. Doing so will help prevent injury and allow you to work out at peak performance.

According to the American Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine, there are four main shoe components that can break down or wear out. When any of the following signs of wear occur, it's time to replace the shoes:

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