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Sports Medicine Bracing: Back in the Game

At Cornell Orthotics & Prosthetics, we take pride in our commitment to providing comprehensive and specialized support to athletes, ensuring their optimal performance, recovery, and well-being. Here’s how we can assist athletes in reaching their full potential

1. Expert-Led Sports Medicine Department

Led by Brad Shores, BOCO, a seasoned orthotist and athletic trainer, our Sports Medicine Department is helmed by an expert with a unique blend of clinical proficiency and firsthand experience in professional sports. This leadership ensures that athletes receive guidance from a trusted authority in the field.

2. Specialized Sports Medicine Bracing

Our expertise in Sports Medicine Bracing allows us to design and provide tailored solutions for athletes dealing with various injuries, including knee injuries, Achilles tendinopathy, and foot-ankle injuries. These custom bracing solutions contribute to the precision care athletes need for a safe and effective return to their respective sports.

3. Comprehensive Assessment

Our team conducts thorough assessments, considering the specific needs and challenges of each athlete. This comprehensive approach enables us to create individualized treatment plans that address not only immediate concerns but also long-term performance and well-being.

4. Personalized Solutions

Athletes benefit from personalized orthotic solutions designed to address their unique injury concerns. Whether it's preventative bracing or support for recovery, our focus is on tailoring solutions to meet the specific demands of each athlete's sport and individual physiology.

5. Long-Term Support

Cornell's commitment extends beyond immediate recovery. We provide ongoing support and follow-up care to ensure athletes can sustain their performance and pursue their passion with confidence. Our goal is to be a consistent partner in an athlete's journey, fostering long-term well-being.

6. Collaboration and Education

We believe in fostering collaboration and providing educational resources. Athletes are actively involved in their care, understanding the importance of prevention, proper technique, and self-care practices to enhance their overall performance and reduce the risk of future injuries.

7. Cutting-Edge Technologies

Cornell is equipped with state-of-the-art facilities and utilizes cutting-edge technologies in the design and fabrication of orthotic solutions. This ensures that athletes receive the latest advancements in sports medicine bracing, enhancing the effectiveness and comfort of their devices.

At Cornell Orthotics & Prosthetics, our dedication to the well-being of athletes is reflected in our multidimensional approach, combining expertise, personalized care, and ongoing support. Trust us to be your partner in achieving peak athletic performance and maintaining a healthy, active lifestyle.

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Whether you have inquiries or are prepared to discuss prosthetic options, feel free to give us a call and talk to one of our experts or schedule an appointment.