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THANKS TO THE GENEROSITY OF THE LILLIAN S. WELLS FOUNDATION, HOLY CROSS HEALTH LAUNCHES A FIRST SPORTS MEDICINE PROGRAM

iSPORT now open at Holy Cross Healthplex

October 20, 2021 – Holy Cross Health launched its first state-of-the-art sports medicine program with the opening of the Lillian S. Wells Foundation Institute of Sports Performance and Orthopedic Therapy (iSPORT) at Holy Cross HealthPlex in Fort Lauderdale.

“At iSPORT, we deliver evidence-based education, training and management with South Florida’s most comprehensive multidisciplinary sports injury and performance improvement program,” said Ross Wodicka, MD, surgeon. orthopedist at Holy Cross Heath. “Whether you are looking to improve your athletic performance or recovering from an injury or surgery, we are leading the way in the treatment and prevention of sports-related injuries. We want to make it possible for everyone, at all ages, to enjoy movement and embrace physical activity at its highest capacity. “

John Bromfield, PT, assists patient at new iSPORT facility

At iSPORT, patients have access to comprehensive services such as sports physicians, sports psychology / neuropsychology, sports training, physiotherapy, occupational therapy / hand therapy, group / team / individual training, prevention and control programs. concussion management, sports vision assessment and training, evidence-based interventions to reduce the risk of injury, sports performance programs, nutritional services and sleep assessment.

To achieve and maintain peak performance, iSPORT offers cutting edge technology including DARI Motion Capture, Trazer, Bertec Essential Spark, Fit Light training, Quickboard training, Vertimax training, Blood Flow Restriction Therapy, GymRax suspension trainers, a power rack and a large functional grass training area.

LR-Michael Waymouth, Fernando Manalac, MD, Barbara Wells, Joshua Fede, PT, Amy Baxter, PT, and John Bromfield, PT

“ISport goes beyond sports medicine. It is a revolution in therapy and training that meets the physical and emotional needs of people of all ages at all levels of sport as well as those looking to prevent injury and those who recover from it, ”said said Fernando Manalac, MD, MMM, a specialist in non-surgical sports medicine. “We are here to improve the health of our communities and of each person we serve with care and compassion. “

Located on the first floor of the renowned Holy Cross Orthopedic Institute in the Holy Cross HealthPlex at 5597 N. Dixie Highway in Fort Lauderdale, the facility is open 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. To contact iSPORT, please call 954-267-6390 or visit https://www.holy-cross.com/isport.

About Sainte-Croix Santé

Member of Trinity Health, Holy Cross Hospital in Fort Lauderdale, dba Holy Cross Health, is a full-service, non-profit Catholic teaching hospital operating in the spirit of the Sisters of Mercy. Holy Cross was named one of the Top 10 Hospitals in Metro Miami in the 2021-2022 Top Hospitals by US News and World Report. Through strategic collaborations and a commitment to be a person-centered, transformative and healing presence, the 557-bed hospital provides progressive inpatient, outpatient, and community outreach services and clinical research trials to serve as a our community’s trusted health partner for life. Holy Cross Health also encompasses the Holy Cross HealthPlex ambulatory care facility, emergency care centers and more than 50 Holy Cross medical group practices. To learn more about Holy Cross Health, visit Holy-cross.com. Log in @holycrossfl.


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