Sports Medicine

The Patients Have Spoken and I Am (or am not) Listening!!!

I feel like I’m having a Sacha Baron Cohen moment (actor of “Borat” and “Dictator” fame). On the one hand I am smiling and nodding in agreement, and on the other, I am probably doing EXACTLY the opposite of what everyone has advised. Let me start by sincerely thanking all of you for responding and …

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Message to All Of Our Patients: I NEED YOUR HELP!!!

OK, I KNOW, I KNOW, I’ve been out of the loop for a little while. But in this issue of our Capitol Rehab Newsletter, I NEED YOUR HELP!! To show you how serious I am about this, please take down my direct email address; Dr.Bill.Booker@gmail.com Thanks for taking me seriously. Now what I need from …

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The Common Bond of Soft-Tissue Repetitive Injuries

All athletes and weekend warriors have one thing in common …  soft-tissue injuries. Sports and training have the potential to wear us down over time and lead to soft-tissue injuries that result in muscle and joint pain syndromes. Soft-tissue injuries that limit optimal sports performance are frustrating and can limit or shorten athletic careers or …

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A Comprehensive Approach to Resolving Muscle and Joint Pain

Summary of a Complete Team Approach to Ending Muscle and Joint Pain A comprehensive sports medicine approach should include  1.) A team coach for the sport   2.)  A strength coach and/or Athletic Trainer 3.) A medical doctor who specializes in sports medicine and    4.) A Chiropractor/ Physical Therapist who is a certified ART® provider.   5.) Proper …

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The Secret To Resolving Muscle and Joint Pain Syndromes

A new paradigm in dealing with musculoskeletal injuries.  This article deals with assessing human movement, and highlights the Functional Movement Screen™ and the Selective Functional Movement Assessment (SFMA) developed by Gray Cook and Lee Burton.  The Functional Movement Screen™ is an innovative system used to evaluate movement pattern quality for clients or athletes. “It has also been …

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Dr. Beck Completes His Second Active Release Technique Certification

Capitol Rehab of Arlington is pleased to announce that Dr. Edward Beck has completed his Upper Extremity protocols for Active Release Technique certification, and is now certified in both Upper and Lower Extremity protocols, broadening his knowledge of a variety of soft tissue injuries. Active Release Technique is described as “a patented, state of the …

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