Specializing in Physical  Injuries & Neuromuscular Rehabilitation-manual medicine is a subspecialty that deals with the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of injuries suffered during an activity. The goal of treatment is to heal and rehabilitate the injury so patients can return to their favorite activities quickly, whether it's recreational play or a high school, college or professional sport.

Recuite Back in the Game to help you regain maximum use of the injured limb or joint. All Back in the Game's patients get use 3500 square foot exercise center attached to help with rehabilitation. Click here for pictures of the 3500 sq. foot facility.

Common injuries treated include:
  • Low back pain
  • ACL Tears
  • Car accidents
  • Headaches
  • Mid back pain
  • Workers compensation
  • Shin Splints
  • Sprains & Strains
  • Stress Fractures
  • Torn Tendons & Ligaments  



Mobilization Therapy -purpose is to
restore maximum movement and functional ability within the body. Chiropractors have four years of extensive training in mobilization therapy after a bachalor degree. 

Therapeutic Exercise

We teach our patients special exercises designed just for them to help strengthen and correct their own unique problem. These exercises can be performed in the comfort of your own home and can improve the effectiveness of your spinal correction. This enhances the treatment process and helps maintain healing benefits, as well as reducing the likelihood of future problems.

 



Physiotherapy - Emphasis is placed on the optimization of function through the combined use of ultrasound, electromuscular stimulation, traction, as well as hot and cold packs to promote early injury recovery.
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Scar tissue removal - Dr. Bellacov uses instrument-assisted soft tissue mobilization that enables clinicians to effectively detect and treat scar tissue that affect normal function.  Click here to read more about this therapy.

Other Services - Team sport physicals, work injury, .....

Diet & Nutrition - Dietary changes or nutritional supplementation may be recommended to decrease symptoms and increase the rate of tissue repair.

 

Biofreeze- Pain Reliever offers temporary relief of minor aches and pains related to: Back, Shoulder, and Neck strains; Ankle, Knee, Hip and Elbow joint discomfort; and Muscle sprains and strains

Back in the Game exists to provide compassionate chiropractic, physical therapy, and massage therapy care. Back in the Game is devoted to clinical excellence through evidence-based practice and on-going professional development.

The goal of Back in the Game ’s chiropractic care is to not only diagnose an injury, but also understand its cause to prevent future re-occurrences.
Chiropractic care for sports injuries has been found to be safe, effective, can enhance athletic performance, and is used widely by professional athletes. (resent research) A study published in the Journal of Research and Clinical Investigation found that for athletes on a specifc individualized program of chiropractic care for twelve weeks showed16.7 precent improvement. The improvement was calculated using 11 standardized tests measuring agility, balance, kinesthetic perception, power, and speed reaction. The control group only saw 6.07 percent improvement using exercise therapy. The study continued, “The beneficial effect of chiropractic on athletic performance was particularly clear.”

Back in the Game utilize many therapeutic approaches in the treatment of their patients. Back in the Game believes that every patient is unique in their needs but that all care should be approached in a holistic manner.


MASSAGE THERAPY

The licensed massage therapists at Back in the Game provide a wide variety of massage techniques to provide theurapeutic relief from an injury or reduce your stress.

Massage involves acting on and manipulating the body with pressure – structured, unstructured, stationary, or moving – tension, motion, or vibration, done manually or with mechanical aids. Massage techniques ultitized at Back in the Game:


Therapeutic, Swedish & Deep Tissue - These techniques strive to lengthen contracted and spasmed muscles, break down scar tissue, increase flexibility and range of motion.


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Shiatsu-is an eastern (oriental) born therapy that uses pressure applied with thumbs, fingers and palms to the same energy meridians as acupressure and incorporates stretching. Autumn is the massage therapist who practices Shiatsu. It also uses techniques such as rolling, brushing, vibrating, grasping and in one particular technique developed by Suzuki Yamamoto, pressure is applied with the feet on the persons back, legs and feet (special set up is required for the "foot" shiatsu).

We accept most medical insurance in Oregon!

Chiropractic & Physical therapy to the Portland metro area: West Linn, Oregon City, Lake Oswego, and Tualatin. Owner & Chiropractor. Ryan Lambert Bellacov will give professional service to bring you pain relief. www.bigsportsmed.com; Dr. Ryan Lambert with years of experience working with athletics.
 

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