Because badminton is a low impact sport, badminton injuries are less common than in other sports. They can be acute injuries such as ankle sprains, or overuse injuries such as impingement syndrome. Many badminton injuries can be prevented with proper warm-up exercises and wrist or elbow braces. Ask your family doctor, physiotherapist or massage therapist for info.
If you are suffering an injury from Badminton, you may want to consider the following specialists:
Physiotherapy is treatment to restore, maintain, and make the most of a patient's mobility, function, and well-being. Physiotherapy helps through physical rehabilitation of muscles and tendons and joints, injury prevention, and health and fitness. Physiotherapists are also great at getting you involved in your own recovery, often assigning you specialized exercises to do daily at home.
Chiropractors can treat back pain, neck pain, arthritis, headaches, physical injuries and more. They are spine, muscle and nervous system experts who specialize in assessing injuries and pain, diagnosing, treating and developing care plans to keep you moving.
Massage therapists assess and treat soft tissues and joints of the body. Their work helps improve and maintain good health and treat pain from injuries and physical disorders. Massage therapy can promote blood flow to muscles that are fatigued or that have suffered an injury.