Aquatic Therapy to Rehabilitate Posterior Tibialis Tendonitis in a Marathon Runner

by Jennifer Mohns, DPT

Aquatic physical therapy minimizes down-time for marathon runners who are recovering from injury. Here is a perfect example of a marathon runner getting help from Boston Sports Medicine’s experts in aquatic therapy, utilizing our state of the art Hydroworx pools.

Dr. Mohns is a Physical Therapist at Boston Sports Medicine

Are We Born to Run?

by Meaghan Harwood, DPT The best runner leaves no tracks. – Tao Te Ching In late 2009, my mother sent me the National Best Seller Born To Run by Christopher McDougall in which the author’s own difficulties with running injuries led him to ask a seemingly simple question, one that I hear from runners frequently,…

Stress Can be Good for Runners?

by Michael J. Velsmid, DPT, MS When you run, your body repeatedly impacts with the ground and one body part presses on, pulls on, pushes against, or tends to compress or twist another body part. Do too much and your body will succumb to the stress of running with an overuse injury.  Perfect your training…

Physical Therapy for Elite Runners

Physical Therapy in Brookline, MA At our new location: Boston Running Center 1682 Beacon Street Brookline, MA 02445 Tel: 617.787.8700 Fax: 617.787.8106 Boston Sports Medicine has teamed up with the Boston Running Center to provide Physical Therapy and Chiropractic services to Boston area runners. The Boston Running Center is a team of top health professionals,…