Ruggiero Sports Medicine & Injury Institute
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Chiropractic Care mainly focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of biomechanical disorders of the musculoskeletal system. This encompasses not just the spine, but the entire body. Manipulations are performed with the goal of correcting misalignments, alleviating pain, improving function, and supporting the body’s natural ability to heal itself.
Physical Therapy encompasses many different modalities including but not limited to: electric muscle stimulation (EMS), ultrasound, rehabilitative exercises, hot/cold therapies, vibratory massage. Dr. Ruggiero has gone a step further and has also added Active Release Technique (ART), Infrared light therapy, Hyperbaric Oxygen Chamber, Extracorporeal Pulse Activation Technology (EPAT).
Dr. Nicholas J. Ruggiero
Dr. Nicholas J. Ruggiero has been in private practice in Coral Springs, FL since 1988. He went to the University of Miami for his undergraduate studies and continued on to Cleveland Chiropractic College in Los Angeles, CA and graduated Magna Cum Laude. He received his bachelors in human biology and his Doctorate in Chiropractic Medicine specializing in sports and nutrition. Dr. Ruggiero returned to Florida to open his own practice and enhance his sports degree with Active Release Technique and other sports and nutritional focused courses. He is a nationally recognized as a leader in the areas Chiropractic Medicine, Sports Injuries, and Fitness & Nutrition. Dr. Ruggiero is the official chiropractor for the Miami Dolphins NFL, Florida Panthers NHL, and he treats many other well known athletes, actors, and musicians in an extensive variety of sports and entertainment.
Dr. Ruggiero has assembled a staff of therapists that between them have more than 60 years of experience, and are dedicated to providing the highest level of rehabilitative therapy in a friendly environment. Medical doctors from numerous specialties refer their patients for treatment. World-renowned athletes and entertainers trust Dr. Ruggiero and his team with their care, so you can rest assured you will have some of the most advanced rehabilitative medicine available to you.