Professional athletes and chiropractic

  • Thousands of professional athletes use chiropractors on a regular basis to help achieve peak performance.
  •  Nearly every NBA, NFL, NHL and MLB team has a chiropractor on staff or works closely with off-site chiropractors to help ensure their athletes stay performing at their best.
  • Hundreds of Olympic athletes also recognize the importance of regular chiropractic care to gain that competitive edge they need when competing at the highest level.

Injury recovery and prevention

  • Both professional and recreational athletes understand the limitations that injuries can place on training and sport performance.
  • Research has shown that chiropractic can help the body heal as efficiently as possible, allowing athletes to recover more quickly from injuries when they arise.
  • There is also data to suggest that injuries may be prevented in athletes under regular chiropractic care versus athletes who do not receive chiropractic.

Performance enhancement

  • Athletes are always looking for a competitive edge; many have found that extra boost with chiropractic.
  • Several studies have demonstrated enhanced athletic performance across a wide variety of disciplines for athletes under chiropractic care.
  • Based on the wide array of performance outcomes reported with chiropractic, it is clear that the overall effect of having a nervous system clear of interference allows the body to perform at its best,regardless of the specific sport requirements.

Athletes UNDER REGULAR chiropractic care:

  • Experience fewer injuries
  • Recover more quickly from injuries
  • Often see a performance boost
  • Engage in more effective training
  • Perform at their very best
“I would estimate that in excess of 90% of all world-class athletes use Chiropractic to prevent injuries and to increase their performance potential.”
– Sean Atkins, PhD, Exercise Physiologist

“Chiropractic just makes you feel so much better. When I walk out of the clinic, I feel like I’m about three inches taller and everything’s in place. And as long as I see the chiropractor, feel like I’m one step ahead of the game.”
– Tom Brady, Super Bowl Champion & MVP