If you're an athlete who's sustained an orthopedic injury, your biggest priority is most likely getting back in the game quickly and with full confidence in your performance. At East Suburban Sports Medicine Center (ESSMC), we understand your dedication to your sport and are committed to providing the highest level of orthopedic care possible. Our board-certified and fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeons have extensive experience in sports medicine and are leaders in their field.
We offer a full range of orthopedic care services for athletes, including:
If you've been living with chronic pain, you know how it can negatively affect your quality of life. This is especially true for athletes, who may find that their pain limits their ability to participate in the activities they love. At ESSMC, our goal is to help you find relief. The pain management specialists at ESSMC are experts in treating chronic pain and will work with you to develop a customized treatment plan that fits your needs.
Our chronic pain management services include:
Hand therapy is an important part of the recovery process for many orthopedic conditions, including carpal tunnel syndrome, tendonitis, fractures, and more. At ESSMC, our highly skilled hand therapists are specially trained in the rehabilitation of hand and upper extremity injuries and conditions. Our therapists work closely with our orthopedic surgeons to provide seamless care and ensure the best possible outcome for our patients.
Our hand rehabilitation services include:
Neurological conditions and injuries can have a significant impact on an individual's quality of life. The therapists at ESSMC specialize in the rehabilitation of patients with neurological conditions, such as spinal cord injury, traumatic brain injury, and Parkinson's disease. We offer a comprehensive approach to care that is designed to help our patients regain as much function as possible.
Our neuro-rehabilitation services include:
Lymphedema is a condition that occurs when the lymphatic system is damaged, causing swelling in the arms or legs. The therapists at ESSMC are specially trained in the treatment of lymphedema and offer a comprehensive approach to care with the goal of restoring function and reducing swelling.
Our lymphedema therapy services include:
Pelvic health physical therapy is a specialized type of physical therapy that focuses on the treatment of conditions that affect the pelvic region. The therapists at ESSMC are specially trained in pelvic health physical therapy and offer a comprehensive approach to care that is designed to improve the quality of life for our patients.
Our pelvic health physical therapy services include:
Vestibular rehabilitation is a type of physical therapy that is used to treat conditions that affect the vestibular system, such as vertigo, dizziness, and imbalance. The therapists at ESSMC are specially trained in vestibular rehabilitation, allowing them to help patients regain their balance and improve their quality of life.
Our vestibular rehabilitation services include:
The East Suburban Sports Medicine Center (ESSMC) has more than 35 years of experience providing physical therapy, athletic training, and occupational therapy services to the East Pittsburgh area. Through our services and prescribed rehabilitation regimens to address specific injuries and illnesses, we help patients lead more comfortable and fuller lives.
Our services see fantastic success rates thanks to our staff, which has over 150 years of combined experience treating orthopedic and sports injuries. Our staff of therapists and certified athletic trainers are each skilled in the latest rehabilitation therapy methods. With diverse backgrounds in training and education alike, each team member brings with him/her the best from their particular physical therapy background and program. This allows our practice as a whole support to both individual patients and many local sports teams in their health needs and goals.
All locations currently serve the PT and orthopedic care needs of east Pittsburgh's suburban patients and beyond, delivering unparalleled results-driven service with a staff that has more than 150 years of service combined. We invite you to consider the office nearest to you your #1 resource for all your rehabilitative needs - from non-surgical and post-surgical conditions, to sports injuries, to occupational therapy, and more.
Our East Suburban Sports Medicine practice staff includes therapists, nutritionists, and certified athletic trainers who are all skilled in the latest rehabilitation therapy methods. This diverse team allows us to support both individual patients and local sports teams through high-quality outpatient orthopedic, sports medicine, and physical therapy care in Pittsburgh's eastern suburbs.
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From the phone call to the physical therapy, the people here are fantastic! Listened to my needs and worked me through the excercises.fidget. Posted On December 1, 2023
ESSMC is the best physical therapy center in the North Huntingdon/Irwin area. Alan, the physical therapist, and Rachel, the PT assistant are excellent and very knowledgeable. Don’t go anywhere else!Debbie. Posted On November 30, 2023
Having chronic neck and back pain I was surprised how quickly the exercises i was prescribed helped me. Zach is very knowledgeable helpful and an excellent communicator. Highly recommend!namita. Posted On November 2, 2023
First of all the entire staff from the time I check in till the time I leave are top notch everyone is friendly , knowledgeable and there for one reason- to care and give me the therapy I need to get me back to 100%. I am progressing more and more each week. I am dealing with PTS and after 4 wee...Randy. Posted On October 12, 2023
John Bonarotti was very helpful, encouraging, and knowledgeable. I felt like I could trust him to help me with my needs, and even figure them out on his own.Janet. Posted On October 6, 2023
My 3rd week in PT and the two guys - Dave and Marcus are the best. I can feel my progress and their personalities are great! Dave is the calmest person and very knowledgeable in what he does. Can’t ask for a better place to do PT!!Debra. Posted On February 24, 2023
What a great experience I has at ESSMC at Murrysville! I made great progress and felt better very quickly. As I continued my therapy, I felt better overall on top of addressing my chief complaint! I looked forward to working with the staff who were all knowledgeable, efficient, friendly and thoro...Stu. Posted On January 12, 2023
Awesome bedside manner; very personable, great listeners, provided materials to work on the strengthening techniques. Loved everyone I met there! Would definitely recommend them!Lauren. Posted On September 21, 2022
Neil is an excellent physical therapist; if I could give him 10 stars, I would. Nothing stumps him! He is vey committed to getting me back to full activity, and I am well on my way - progressing every week.Laurie. Posted On September 20, 2022
Greensburg ESSMC is a great place for therapy. Very large room with all the equipment and excellent therapists. I wasn’t crammed in with a large group of patients. My therapy was mainly with Tim. He provided exactly what I needed for my total rotator cuff tear. Tim, always honest, professional ...Frank. Posted On September 18, 2022