Being a professional athlete can take a toll on a person’s body. PT Solutions CEO Dr. Dale Yake spoke with CNN World Sport to describe just how physical the game of professional hockey can be. With an average of about 23 hits a game to now 50 hits a game in the Stanley Cup Finals, Dr. Yake states that concussions, soft tissues injuries, and low back pain really come into play. Watch below to hear more from his experience with providing physical therapy to the most elite athletes in the nation and how both the Nashville Predators from Tennessee and Pitsburg Penguins from Pennsylvania can recover from each high energy game.
PT Solutions is a therapist-owned physical therapy practice with treatment locations across Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Missouri, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia — including in metro areas like Atlanta, Chicago, New Orleans and Tampa. The PT Solutions team uses research-driven physical therapy treatments to provide patients relief and restoration of their normal lives.