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Pinnacle Rehabilitation and Sports Performance will be hosting a FREE ACL Assessment Clinic open to all area students (ages 8-21) on Tuesday, May 16th from 4:00pm – 6:00pm. No appointment needed.

70-80% of all ACL injuries are non-contact. Athletes with an asymmetry of greater than 10% have more than double the risk of ACL injury.

Athletes receive:
ACL risk status
Exercises to reduce risk
Vertical jump height
Vertical jump national age ranking

For more information, please call 620-665-7766.

The 7AM Club is an eight week metabolic resistance class which involves high intensity, total body workouts led by exercise specialist Kevin Nickel. Exercises will be a combination of medball, resistance band, and body weight movements linked together. Participants can choose to purchase as an eight session package or individual sessions, including on the day… Continue Reading

Dr. Brandi Wiens has passed her testing and is now a Board Certified Family Medicine Physician! What does Board Certification mean? According to the American Board of Family Medicine, board certification demonstrates a physician’s exceptional expertise in a particular specialty and/or subspecialty of medical practice. Certification involves a rigorous process of testing and peer evaluation… Continue Reading

Kevin Nickel, Exercise Specialist at Pinnacle Rehabilitation and Sports Performance (The Summit), competed in the International Triathlon Union’s (ITU) Age Group World Championships in Chicago, IL, Saturday September 19. Nickel placed 12th in his age group and 65th overall out of about 2200 athletes from around the world who qualified to race. Congratulations Kevin! Continue Reading

With colder weather in winter, our heaters are running, drying out the indoor air. This creates a dry environment in the lining of our noses, causing tiny cracks through which germs can enter, making us sick! There are several ways to help with this issue: Use a cool-mist humidifier in your bedroom Try a moisturizing… Continue Reading

While we’re happy to see warmer temperatures, green grass and beautiful flowers, we’re not quite as happy to experience the allergy symptoms that often show up this time of year. If you’re having any of the following symptoms, you may be suffering from allergies, and you’re not alone: Itchy, watery eyes Itching of the nose,… Continue Reading