Patients often don’t understand the major role their balance and stability play in athletic activities as well as everyday life. As you age, maintaining good balance and stability becomes a crucial part of injury prevention. Older adults have a higher likelihood of getting hurt during daily activities due to poor balance or general instability, which can result in lingering injuries, loss of independence, or even death.
By diagnosing underlying problems and focusing on strengthening and training your muscles, you can help prevent future injuries. Dr. Romano is versed in running different tests that help to identify the source of balance problems, helping him tailor your treatment routine to your body. Set up an appointment today to test your risk of falling and make a plan to prevent against injury.