Adaptive Sports Medicine Clinic
Friday January 1 - Monday December 31 , 12:00am - 12:00am
Event Status: On Going
Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital Ongoing appointments started spring 2016 - Call for info
300 First Avenue
Charlestown , Massachusetts
Disability Served: Brain Injury, Physical
Communities Served: Adult, Veterans
PREVENTING AND TREATING SPORTS INJURIES IN ATHLETES WITH DISABILITIES
The wind in your face.
The thrill of competition.
We’ll keep you moving.
The Spaulding Adaptive Sports Medicine Clinic brings together nationally recognized, multidisciplinary expertise to evaluate and provide treatment recommendations for sports-related injuries in
recreational through elite athletes with disabilities. Your first visit will include a physician evaluation with Dr. Cheri Blauwet, a Paralympian and specialist in rehabilitation and sports medicine, followed by a physical therapy evaluation performed simultaneously with an adaptive sports equipment evaluation with Spaulding Adaptive Sports staff.
OUR CLINIC INCLUDES:
• Expert physician evaluation
• Expert physical therapy evaluation
• Adaptive sports equipment check
to ensure proper fit and technique
• Availability for regular follow-up
To schedule a visit or for more information, please call 617.952.6220
Spaulding Rehabilitation Network
300 First Avenue
Charlestown, MA 02129
Our Adaptive Sports Team
- Cheri Blauwet, MD practices sports medicine with a focus on athletes with disabilities,
from recreational to elite. Herself a Paralympian, she is a leader in clinical care
and research on injury prevention in this athlete population.
- Carrie Callahan, PT, ATP is a physical therapist with a unique concentration in spinal
cord injury, seating/positioning and adaptive sports. Her knowledge helps athletes
to maximize biomechanics and efficiency.