5 Benefits of Therapeutic Massage for Athletes

5 Benefits of Therapeutic Massage for Athletes

As an athlete, you already know that you’ve got to maintain optimal health if you want to keep playing the sport you love. Physical therapy with an experienced physical therapist is a big part of that, especially when you’re recovering from an injury. One...
Focus on the Form: How to do a Correct Deadlift

Focus on the Form: How to do a Correct Deadlift

The deadlift is one of the most effective movements in the sports and fitness world. When done correctly, this lift can drastically improve your total body strength and power (especially in your posterior chain and core) and stimulate your central nervous system. It...
The Importance of Proper Recovery

The Importance of Proper Recovery

The recovery period that you allow yourself between workouts is when the real improvement in your body’s systems takes place. If you don’t take a recovery period, your muscles won’t be able to repair, rebuild and strengthen at maximum efficiency. If...
5 Reasons Why You Need to Start Stretching

5 Reasons Why You Need to Start Stretching

If there’s one thing that you can count on a SCAR Physical Therapy physical therapist introducing into every session, it’s stretching. Yes, building strength and endurance is important. But whether you’re an athlete, or someone coping with the aches and pains of...