Sports Medicine Physicians Providence RI

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Ullucci Sports Medicine & Physical Therapy
(401) 484-1958
1235 Wampanoag Trl
Riverside, RI
Promotion
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Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Orthopedic Care, Orthotics & Prosthetic Therapy, Physical Therapists, Sports Medicine, Workers Comp/Rehabilitation

Allied Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation
(508) 834-7318
56 Leonard St
Foxboro, MA
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Cardiopulmonary, Geriatrics, Lymphedema Program, Manual Therapy, Neuro Rehabilitation, Occupational Therapy, Orthopedic Care, Orthotics & Prosthetic Therapy, Pediatrics, Physical Therapists, Sports Medicine, TMJ Dysfunction Program, Women's Health, Workers Comp/Rehabilitation

Thomas Francis Bliss
(401) 831-4110
124 Waterman St
Providence, RI
Specialty
Sports Medicine

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Michael Jan Hulstyn
(401) 457-1537
2 Dudley St
Providence, RI
Specialty
Sports Medicine

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Edward Akelman
(401) 457-1512
2 Dudley St
Providence, RI
Specialty
Sports Medicine

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Franklin Physical Therapy
(508) 906-4133
385 W Central St
Franklin, MA
Hours
Monday 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday 7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Orthopedic Care, Physical Therapists, Sports Medicine, Workers Comp/Rehabilitation

Jon A Mukand
(401) 456-4409
21 Peace St
Providence, RI
Specialty
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

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Jerrold N Rosenberg
(401) 453-5030
827 N Main St
Providence, RI
Specialty
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Pain Management

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Paul D Fadale
(401) 457-1535
2 Dudley St
Providence, RI
Specialty
Sports Medicine

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John Robert Parziale, MD
(401) 435-2288
450 Veterans Memorial Pkwy Bldg 12
East Providence, RI
Specialties
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Sports Medicine-Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ct Sch Of Med, Farmington Ct 06032
Graduation Year: 1983
Hospital
Hospital: Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, Ri; Women & Infants Hospital Of R, Providence, Ri
Group Practice: University Rehabilitation

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Hip Tips for Hockey Players

Coaches, trainers, and athletes are always looking for ways to prevent injuries. Hockey players are no different. Strains of the inner thigh muscles are among the most common problems in ice hockey. These muscles are called the hip adductors.

The best way to prevent injuries is to find out how often the injury occurs, and what the risk factors are for that injury. Then researchers can look for ways to reduce the risks and the number of injuries. Preseason testing of muscle length and strength is important in this process.

This study measured the muscle strength of the hip muscles on the inside and outside of the hip. The adductor muscles should be at least 80 percent as strong as the muscles along the outside of the hip, the hip abductors. If the ratio is not 80 percent, an exercise program is advised.

Active training programs can be used to prevent adductor muscle strains in hockey players. This prevents injury and results in a less severe strain when it does occur. Because of this program, injured players don't miss as much playing time. Preseason hip strengthening is advised for some hockey players, namely those whose hip adductors have much less strength than their hip abductors.

Reference: 

Timothy F. Tyler, PT, ATC, et al. The Effectiveness of a Preseason Exercise Program to Prevent Adductor Muscle Strains in Professional Ice Hockey Players. In The American Journal of Sports Medicine. September/October 2002. Vol. 30. No. 5. Pp. 680-683...

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