Whether you are a veteran of multiple marathons or you just started running to get in shape, an injury can sideline your best laid training plans. When that happens, we’re here to help you get back on your feet and out on the roads. At Elite Sport & Spine, we help runners of all ages and skill levels to prevent potential injuries and improve their performance, making the clinic a great place to start if you’re planning to begin a running program.
Dr. Shiels is among the top running specialists in Brookfield, Waukesha and the Milwaukee area on performance and injury rehabilitation. As a competitive runner in college and veteran of multiple marathons, Dr. Shiels understands the physical demands of running and the frustrations that accompany an injury.
Your gait is as unique and variable as your fingerprint. Because of that, you deserve specific attention to your individual form, stride and biomechanical factors that make you unique, in addition to your fitness level, training goals and other performance goals you have. The services we provide are tailored to you and provide specific and effective ways to address your needs.
Running can take a toll on the body, leading to injuries such as muscle strains, Achilles tendonitis, plantar fasciitis, runner’s knee, shin splints, ankle sprains, and low back pain being just a few of those commonly experienced by runners. Our treatment approach includes the following techniques:
We will analyze your gait and perform a head to toe evaluation that will provide you with valuable information for preventing injuries and improving your performance.
Our 60-minute program features: