Sports therapy with Mohammed Wasim BSc Hons
Mohammed is a member of the Society of Sports therapists, the recognised professional Body for Sports Therapists, having studies for his degree in sports therapy at the University of Birmingham. Mohammed has worked with football teams and Team GB, and provides diagnosis and treatment of a wide range of Muscular Skeletal problems.
The title is rather confusing because while it is often associated with elite athletes, it is used to treat all muscular skeletal problems, not just athletes. everyone from window cleaners to office mangers benefit from this kind of treatment.
Sports therapy is a form of healthcare focused on the prevention, treatment and rehabilitation of of patients to return to and maintain optimum levels of function and fitness, regardless of age or ability. Sports therapists work incorporates many of the procedures used by physiotherapist, osteopaths and chiropractors, it involves hands on manipulation and intense deep intramuscular interventions.
Sports therapists work to prevent injuries, recognise, manage and treat/ rehabilitate participants back to full fitness. They do this by conducting a full assessments of the fitness level for an individual by testing joints for ease and range of movement, pain and dysfunction. They treat and mobilise injuries to alleviate pain and implement exercise, core stability and injury prevention. Sports therapists provide Sports massage, but also much more besides. Our Sports therapists have both studied sports Science as part of university based degree programmes so you can be assured of the best and most up to date theory and practice.
Sports Therapy Massage
Is the application of massage and other integrated techniques to work deep in the muscles, realigning the muscle fibres and flushing away the toxins. Sports massage is a preventative treatment dealing the health of muscle and connective tissue, range of movement, tone, symmetry, balance of muscle and quality of posture. Regular sessions ensure to increase joint mobility and flexibility and reduce tightness and risk of injury during exercise. Sports massage essentially breaks down scar tissue, increases blood flow, releases tension, anxiety and pain reduction.