Sports injury medicine, physical rehab at NCH Outpatient Care Center at Harper College
The Outpatient Care Center now offers a specialized Sports Injury Clinic on Saturdays from 9 a.m. to noon. The clinic serves young athletes participating in school and park district sports programs who, if injured, can be evaluated and treated quickly without an appointment by Sports Medicine specialists trained to treat broken bones, torn ligaments, concussions and more.
Sports Medicine: See this specialist if you’re active
Whether you run marathons, participate in sports, consider yourself a weekend warrior or have a nagging pain, certain injuries or conditions can be treated by a specialist. Dave Pohl, D.O., an NCH Medical Group board-certified physician in Family Medicine and Sports Medicine, describes his specialty and the types of patients he treats.
Reduce pain with physical therapy at NCH Outpatient Care Center
From athletes suffering from sports injuries to individuals with chronic back pain, the new Northwest Community Healthcare (NCH) Outpatient Care Center (OCC) at Harper College can help. Lead Physical Therapist Shivangi Potdar tells how physical therapy helps, and what patients visiting the OCC can expect.
Sports medicine: Can it benefit you or your patients?
Learn about sports medicine specialists, physicians who care for adults and children, treating illnesses, injuries, broken bones, sprains, strains and joint swelling. He or she also addresses training issues and helps patients prevent sports-related injuries and illness.