Athlete Screening Programme

Athlete Screening Programme

The Centre for Sports Medicine, Umhlanga offers screening and conditioning programmes to individuals and teams. Incorporating a comprehensive musculo skeletal evaluation, injury predisposition analysis, nutritional analysis, body composition and resting metabolic rate assessment. If required, a V02 max and lactate turn-point test can also be included. Functional movement screening and computerised isokinetic muscle strength testing are used to objectively assess recovery from previous injuries. A combined report from the multi disciplinary team is then presented to the athlete and their coach who are directly involved in formulating the solution to the athletes conditioning/ rehabilitation requirements.