Regardless of the type of sport or exercise that one participates in, there are often a variety of injuries that occur to the head, neck, back and upper and lower extremities. Dr Blitz utilizes a variety of protocols including manipulation, physiotherapy and acupuncture in order to correct the patient's problem quickly and effectively. There are instances when sports related injuries are the cause of spinal disc problems such as disc bulges or herniations. Spinal decompression to the cervical and lumbar spine has an extremely high success rate in correcting sports related disc injuries without the need for surgery. Blitz Chiropractic Center strides in diagnosing and correcting and athletes injury in order to allow them to return to their activity or exercise as soon as possible without any limitations. Dr. Blitz has assisted patients of all ages with sports related injuries. Dr. Blitz has participated in the treatment of sports related injuries to many of our young athletes in the local school systems in our community. He has even participated as a team physician, providing emergency care to injured athletes during a variety of different sporting events including football, soccer, lacrosse and cheerleading.