DR. NIETZ IS THE ONLY THERAPIST IN SAN ANTONIO WITH MULTIPLE CERTIFICATIONS TO TREAT GOLF INJURIES. HE TREATS PROFESSIONAL TOUR PLAYERS, LOCAL GOLF PROS AND AMATUER GOLFERS ALIKE.
Fact: 75% of all golfers experience low back pain.
Fact: Muscle activity in the back is 50% less in professional golfers than it is in amateur golfers.
Fact: The golf swing generates peak compressive loads to the low back equaling 8 times your body weight.
The program San Antonio Center for Physical Therapy has created will help you...
WHETHER YOU HAVE PAIN FROM A GOLF INJURY, WANT TO PREVENT AN INJURY OR JUST WANT TO LEARN WHAT EXERCISES WILL HELP YOU IMPROVE YOUR GAME, WE HAVE A PROGRAM FOR YOU.
If you have a golf related injury...
Dr. Nietz will perform a thorough evaluation involving taking a complete medical history, swing analysis, testing for muscle strength, flexibility, balance, joint mobility and tissue reactivity.
If a golf fitness or conditioning program is what you're looking for...
A similar, complete evaluation will be performed to screen for any problem areas that might be prone to future injury. Once problem areas are cleared, you will be guided through a comprehensive exercise program that is custom fit to your weak spots.
Where could you improve?
Every golfer has an area or areas that could use improvement. Flexibility, strength, balance and coordination are the fundamentals Dr. Nietz uses to help you prevent injury and improve your ability to swing the club.