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News Sweet Home Physical Rehab Offers Sports Injury Assessments

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Samaritan Sweet Home Physical Rehabilitation & Sports Medicine is now offering a free sports medicine clinic for student athletes who have recently sustained a sports injury.

Physical therapists at the clinic will assess the student’s injury on a first-come, first-served basis every Wednesday from 4 to 5 p.m. at the clinic, 646 Holley Road. The assessment does not require a referral from the student’s primary care provider.

This service is available to any student athlete in east Linn County, age 6 to 18. The student’s parent must be at the appointment as well.

A session will consist of:

  • A brief screening to assess the injury.
  • Education about the injury and how to treat it at home.
  • Clinical advice for practice and classroom modification to promote safe return to the classroom and sports activities.
  • Clinical advice as to what, if any, further formal treatment is necessary.

For more information, call 541-451-6272.

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