Why choose a Board Certified Sports Chiropractor?

Whether your game is football, track, baseball, or life, get back to it – faster. Choose a Board Certified Chiropractic Sports Practitioner® (CCSP®) for your recovery.

 

10 Things you should know about Certified Sports Chiropractors. They…

  1. Possess specialized knowledge of sports injuries and physical fitness.

  2. Are experts in the function of the body during movement, from high-level athletics to everyday activities.

  3. Can help optimize athletic performance by applying an advanced understanding of musculoskeletal function and performance enhancement.

  4. Offer individualized care that extends beyond spinal adjustment to include direct treatment of muscles, joints, and connective tissues.

  5. Focus on total body wellness and reaching optional functioning, not just reducing pain.

  6. Are immersed in the latest sports medicine research, trends and treatment techniques.

  7. Can integrate seamlessly with other healthcare practitioners to optimize your medical care.

  8. Are passionate proponents of physical fitness and skilled sports medicine practitioners.

  9. Will help you achieve your peak performance with a breadth and depth of knowledge found only with their specific training.

  10. Comprise the top tier of the Chiropractic profession.

Benefits to Athletes

  • Faster recovery from injury – get back to your field sooner

  • Access to wider range of treatment tools and techniques

  • Expertise in high-performance athletics and preventative strategies

  • Guidance for athletic training

  • Sports nutrition consulting

  • Sports-specific treatment and preventative exercises

  • Ability to integrate treatment with training

 

Benefits to Non-Athletes

  • Faster evaluation of injury or pain source

  • Reduced treatment duration; less visits

  • Corrective exercises to prevent injuries

  • Holistic approach wellness model

  • Take advantage of the latest treatment and methods developed for athletics

How do Chiropractors achieve Sports Certification? A CCSP® has completed a minimum of 100 hours of Post Doctoral education in specialized sports medicine topics and must pass an additional Board examination.

How does a CCSP maintain their credentials?
The Sports Chiropractor remains abreast of the latest research and treatment innovations through continued education and field experience. The American Chiropractic Board of Sports PhysiciansTM (ACBSP®) offers an annual seminar to update the doctors of the latest research and techniques.

How do I know the certification is meaningful?
The CCSP® program is taught by accredited chiropractic colleges and the examinations are administered by the American Chiropractic Board of Sports PhysiciansTM. The program is accredited by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA), a national multi-industry organization that ensures certification programs adhere to modern standards of practice for the certification industry, including objective assessment of professional knowledge and competence.

Information provided by the American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians.