Overhead Athlete Occupational Therapy

Getting You Back in the Game!

What is Overhead Athlete?

Overhead athletes are individuals who participate in sports or activities that involve repetitive overhead arm movements, such as throwing or serving in sports like baseball, softball, tennis, volleyball, etc. These athletes often use their arms extensively, placing specific demands on the shoulder and elbow joints.

What you need to know


Rotator Cuff Injuries

Shoulder Impingement

Shoulder Instability

Labral Tears

Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)

Golfer’s Elbow or Little League Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis)

Ulnar Collateral Ligament (UCL) Injury



Activity Modification

Activity Specific Training

Strengthening Exercises

Neuromuscular Control Exercises

Movement Analysis

Modalities: Heat, Ice, Dry Needling, Cupping

Where to Find Us

Our team of experienced physical therapists is treating in 3 convenient locations in Michigan, including Livonia, Warren, and Shelby Township.

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Call to Schedule

Livonia 734.542.9770

Warren 586.439.6243

Shelby Township 586.439.6310

Rochester Hills 248.853.5853

Standard Hours:
Mon. – Fri.
7:00 am – 7:00 pm

Shelby Township:
Mon, Wed, and Fri.
9:00 am – 7:00 pm