Category: Sports Medicine

20% Discount on the Functional Movement Screen for ALL Lurgio Athletes!

By James Goodwin, PTA, CSCS

What is the Functional Movement Screen…

The FMS assesses your ability to perform key functional patterns such as squatting, lunging and stepping as well as screening for flexibility and core control.

In doing so, we … Read more »

Post Concussion Syndrome

Lauren Fournier, PT, DPT

About 30% to 80% of patients with mild-to-moderate brain injury experience some persistent, concussive-like symptoms that develop after a traumatic brain injury. These symptoms may persist for several months. For example, 15% of patients will have Read more »

Is Your Ankle Stiff or Tight?

Improve Your Ankle Mobility

By James Goodwin, PTA, CSCS
Director of Athletic Performance

Have you ever twisted or broken your ankle, injured your leg, been casted, braced, or are just plain stiff or inflexible? Then James has a few … Read more »

What to Consider When Buying a Football Helmet

By Lauren Fournier, PT, DPT
Vestibular Rehab Therapist

With all the discussion about concussions in youth sports, especially football, it can seem daunting when trying to decide what type of helmet to choose for your child. There is no guarantee … Read more »

Do You Wanna Be A Lamborghini Or A Humvee?

By Tom Fontana, MSPT

In terms of car safety, is it better to be a nimble, but light, Lamborghini that can better AVOID an accident, or a plodding (compared to a Lamborghini!) but stout Humvee that can better WITHSTAND an … Read more »