Physical Therapy Services for Runners

Whether a runner's goal is to improve his or her time, increase speed or stay fit, it's essential to maintain correct form to prevent injury. We have a team of specialists at the Foot, Ankle and Running Center of Jackson that are ready to help with your foot or or severe ankle pain.

Physical therapists can help with ankle pain with running and provide ankle pain treatment in our clinic. We advise runners on proper form, training methods, strategies for preventing injuries, and proper shoe selection and work with them to develop a plan, tailored to their specific needs, for successful running.

Physical therapists can also evaluate, diagnose and treat runners who have sustained a running-related injury.
Symptoms & Conditions

Physical therapists treat and manage numerous conditions affecting runners, including:

  • Foot pain

  • Ankle swelling or ankle pain

  • Groin Strain

  • Hamstring Injuries

  • Iliotibial Band Syndrome (ITBS)

  • Knee Pain

  • Patellofemoral Pain

  • Plantar Fasciitis

  • "Sleeping" Glutes