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June 2014

Why Do Our Physicians And Athletic Trainers Work So Well Together?

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Here at OIM, our physicians work with our patients to help find their way back to ‘neutral’, through balancing the body with a variety of Osteopathic Manipulative Techniques (OMT). However, once achieved, that is where the Athletic Trainers role comes into play at OIM. The AT works to help the patient ‘maintain’ the balance achieved in the osteopathic treatment. To give a little bit of background information about Athletic Trainers, people often confuse AT’s with Personal/Fitness Trainers, or with Physical Therapists. Athletic Trainers are their own profession, which does overlap with both of those professions. The education and training of…

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