AlterG® Anti-Gravity Treadmill
SporTherapy is one of the few practices in Fort Worth and surrounding areas to offer the AlterG® Anti-Gravity Treadmill.
What is it?
The AlterG® is the first FDA approved therapeutic device that allows for precise partial weight-bearing exercise. The AlterG® was developed using technology developed by NASA for training astronauts. The AlterG® uses differential air chambers which have the ability of lifting the user as much as 100% to as little as 20% of the users body weight. The AlterG® Anti-Gravity Treadmill has the ability in reducing body weight in 1% increments which enables for more gradual progression into full body weight activity.
What can the AlterG® be used for?
> Running or walking without discomfort or pain
> Train through injuries
> Walking without assistive device
> Physical therapy following an injury
> Speeding up rehab process or surgery on a lower extremity
> Injury prevention during sport
> Strengthening and conditioning in a conditioning and fitness programs fall-safe environment for older patients
Hours & LocationMonday - Friday (Please call for appointment and available times)
6037 Harris Parkway
Fort Worth, TX 76132
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