Distinguished Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Clinic Chooses HydroWorx

Distinguished Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Clinic Chooses HydroWorx

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Distinguished Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Clinic Chooses HydroWorx

Middletown, PAThe Steadman-Hawkins Clinic’s primary goal is to deliver the highest standard of orthopedic care and personal attention to each and every patient seeking their help. By installing a HydroWorx underwater treadmill pool into their facility they have just made that goal a certainty.

The HydroWorx pool will be utilized at the Steadman-Hawkins Clinic to accelerate the rehabilitation process for injured professional athletes as well as those who just want to walk again without pain.

Dr. Hawkins is a founding member of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons, a consultant to the United States Ski Team and Canadian Ski Team. He is also the National Medical Director for the U.S. Disable Ski Team, and the Head Team Physician for the 1998 and 1999 Super Bowl Champion Denver Broncos and, just recently, appointed as Medical Director for the Colorado Rockies Baseball Team.

Listed as one of the 100 of America’s Best Doctors, Dr. Hawkins was also named in the National Society of Who’s Who in Executives and Professionals.

HydroWorx is no stranger to attracting elite customers from various fields. Not only have HydroWorx pools attracted customers from over 85 various professional and collegiate sports teams, but Dr. James Andrews – world renown orthopedic surgeon, as well.

Dr. James Andrews will equip his newest sports medicine facility with a treadmill pool from Middletown-based HydroWorx.

The Andrew’s Institute, a $30 million, 143000 square-foot facility in Gulf Breeze, Fla. near Pensacola, will feature 3 HydroWorx pools when it opens in October, 2006.

“The utilization of hydrotherapy enables the patient to rehab much quicker due to the buoyancy of water. The HydroWorx pools allow the best reliability and performance associated with hydrotherapy. HydroWorx truly stands out in the field.” – Dr. James Andrews.

The nucleus of the HydroWorx pool is a variable speed treadmill, directional water jet system and an underwater video feedback that allows the patient or athlete to exactly duplicate dry-land based activities at a fraction of their real body-weight.

About HydroWorx: HydroWorx specializes in designing, manufacturing, and marketing the world’s finest water therapy and conditioning equipment for the sports, healthcare, eldercare, and fitness markets. The company leads the industry in scientific research and data supporting the therapeutic and rehabilitative properties of water therapy. HydroWorx has sold products in 50 states and nine countries. Among its extensive and elite client list are: Dr. James Andrews, renowned orthopedic surgeon; the Super Bowl champion New Orleans Saints, the U.S. Navy Seals, NASA, the Kennedy Krieger Institute, Manchester United, Nike, the NHL champion Pittsburgh Penguins, the NCAA men’s basketball national champion Duke University, Notre Dame, and Appalachian State.


Nicole Biesecker
Media Relations


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