Pediatric Sports Medicine

 
  • Doctors Alysha Taxter and Kate Berz at the Liberty Bowl in 2012.

    Doctors Alysha Taxter and Kate Berz at the Liberty Bowl in 2012.

    Doctors Alysha Taxter and Kate Berz at the Liberty Bowl in 2012.

    Doctors Alysha Taxter and Kate Berz attended the Liberty Bowl in January 2012 when the University of Cincinnati Bearcats defeated the Vanderbilt Commodores 31 - 24.

  • Our Sports Psychology Partner

    Sport psychology is the study of how psychology influences sports, athletic performance, exercise and physical activity. Our Sports Medicine team partners with the Center For Human Performance to provide athletes access to sports psychologist.

    Working with a Sport Psychologist, athletes can learn to:

    * Set effective, yet challenging goals
    * Control nervousness and distraction
    * Manage energy, anger, and pain
    * Relax and concentrate on cue
    * Increase self-confidence
    * Manage stress
    * Increase mental toughness
    * Perform to potential

    During office visits, clients will receive a performance asessment by a licensed psychologist, long and short term goal setting, an individualized performance plan, biofeedback services (if applicable) and performance CDs (if applicable). All clients will be seen by Dr. Barbara Walker at the Clifton location:

    The Center For Human Performance
    1348 Chapel Street
    Cincinnati, OH 45206
    (513) 961-8400

  • Sports Injuries and Conditions

    Our Sports Medicine team strives to provide outstanding patient care and to be the premier place to find the latest information on important health related topics. Topics such as Anorexia Nervosa, Obesity, OCD, Concussion testing, and many more injuries and concerns.

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