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Advanced Sports Medicine

Advanced Sports Medicine

18 Newark Pompton Tpke | Riverdale, NJ 07457

Call 973-692-8984
Monday 9:00am - 7:00pm
Tuesday 9:00am - 7:00pm
Wednesday 9:00am - 7:00pm
Thursday 9:00am - 7:00pm
Friday 9:00am - 7:00pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
  • Disc Herniation Treatment
  • Chiropractic Traction Therapy
  • Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries
  • Chiropractors
  • Decompression Therapy
  • Emergency Chiropractic Care
  • Holistic Chiropractic Care
  • Orthogonal Chiropractic
  • Pediatric Chiropractic
  • Auto Accidents
  • Personal Injury
  • Applied Kinesiology
Description

Welcome to Advanced Sports Medicine where our focus is innovative healing with the use of physical therapy and chiropractic services.
Our safe, gentle and effective treatment bprotocols are effective to reduce pain and discomfort.

The following is a brief list of specific treatment protocols and services that are treated at advanced sports medicine & physical therapy center. If you want to learn more about any of the below treatments or would like to schedule a consultation please contact our office!

Low back pain
Low back pain can quickly remind you how much you would like to do but can‘t. Eight out of ten people will experience low back pain in a lifetime. The good news though, is that there are many ways to help this sometimes debilitating condition.

Neck pain
Reading. Driving, turning your head...It’s easy to take these movements for granted until something - like neck pain, happens to make them painful or even impossible.

Disc herniations (decompression therapy)
Low back pain is the second most common reason people visit their doctor - and the second most common reason people miss work. It is estimated that 85 percent of us will experience low back pain at some point in our lives and 15 percent of people have low back pain right now. Read more

Peripheral neuropathy
Peripheral neuropathy is best described as disturbance of the nerves that travel to and from the arms, hands, legs or feet. This condition can be caused by many health issues.

Vestibular/ balance disorders (korebalance)
Vestibular/balance disorders are those conditions that would cause you to feel dizzy, unsteady or unable to walk on flat or uneven surfaces without difficulty. Read more

Rotator cuff syndrome
The rotator cuff consists of five muscles that surround the should joint. These muscles function to move the shoulder through the range of motion. Read more

Pinched nerves
Pinched nerves can produce pain, burning or loss of the sensation in the arms or legs. Proper diagnosis of the cause of the pinched nerve is the key for a success.

Hip/knee replacement rehabilitation - pre and post surgical
Treatment for a knee or hip replacement optimally begins prior to surgery.

Headaches
Over 70 percent of the population suffers from headaches. There are many different origins of headaches.

Fibromyalgia
You hurt all over, and you frequently feel exhausted. Even after numerous tests, your doctor can't find anything specifically wrong with you. If this sounds familiar, you may have fibromyalgia.

Foot/knee pain
The foot and knee are common areas of injury. Unfortunately, these injuries will significantly limit your ability to do the activities you enjoy.

Shoulder pain
There are many causes of shoulder pain. This condition is not limited to athletes or those doing repetitive motion activities daily.

Footlevelers custom molded esthetics
Patients with certain types of spinal problems benefit from custom made orthotic support (sps stabilizers, shoethotics®, or sandalthotics®). These devices stabilize the foundation of the pelvis and spine by first addressing structural problems with the feet, thereby reducing abnormal forces and stresses, while enhancing structural and functional relationships.

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Dr. Glenn J. Foss / Owner Chiropractor
Dr. Glenn J. Foss / Owner Chiropractor

Dr Glenn Foss received his Bachelors of Science degree from the University of Bridgeport where he majored in biology. He graduated from New York Chiropractic College with his Doctorate in Chiropractic. Since that time he has been focused on his private practice. His vision in Advanced Sports medicine & Physical Therapy Center was to establish a multidisciplinary approach to patient care, enabling the patient quicker recovery time from injury.



Dr Foss has particular interest in lumbar disc conditions and treatment protocols for rehabilitation of this condition. He has been a national representative for lumbar decompression therapy . Dr Foss has been a consultant for many physician practices for lumbar decompression protocols.

Dr Foss is licensed in New Jersey, New York, and Florida. He is a member of the American Chiropractic Association as well as the New Jersey Association of Chiropractors.

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Dr. Christine Foss /Owner DC, MD, M.S.ed., A.T.C
Dr. Christine Foss /Owner DC, MD, M.S.ed., A.T.C

Dr Christine Foss has a Masters Degree in Sports Medicine from Old Dominion University, a Doctorate in Chiropractic from New York Chiropractic College and a Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Health Sciences.

Dr Foss has had many experiences treating and rehabilitating athletes as well as non-athletes. Co-owning and establishing Advanced Sports Medicine & Physical Therapy Center as well as Kid’s Therapy Center has been a passion. She worked in the Sports Medicine Department at the University of Notre Dame as well as volunteering at the Olympic Training Camp in Colorado Springs. She has worked along side prominent surgeons in the care and rehabilitation of athletic injuries.

Dr Foss is licensed in chiropractic in New Jersey, New York and Florida. She is a member of the New Jersey Chiropractic Association, the American Chiropractic Association as well as the National Athletic Training Association. Although Dr Foss holds a medical degree, her interests in holistic healthcare have kept her practicing soley as a chiropractor at this time.

Dr Foss finds special interest in difficult cases and those patients that have had little success with conventional care.

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