The Fischer Institute
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The Fischer Institute of Physical Therapy and Performance is a nationally-recognized facility that boasts a 20,000 square foot strength and conditioning center along with a 3,000 square foot indoor turf field. Led by founder and world-renown trainer and physical therapist Brett Fischer, the Institute employs some of the brightest minds in physical therapy along with an impressive lineup of sports and performance trainers.
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The shoulder is a complex joint capable of various motions, therefore requiring numerous structures for additional support. One structure that aids in shoulder stability is the glenoid labrum. Not only does the labrum help deepen the shoulder socket for a better fit...read more
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) What is the Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL)? A ligament is a band of connective tissue that connects two bones together and provides stability to the joint such as the knee joint. The ACL is a ligament that connects the upper leg bone...read more
Piriformis Syndrome is a medical condition in which a specific muscle in one’s buttock region called the Piriformis muscle becomes irritated by a strain/overuse or a contusion. This type of ailment tends to be very painful mainly because of it’s close location to a...read more
Surgical procedures are becoming more and more a part of life. This is both a blessing and a curse. The blessing being that we have advanced medicine to the point that we can improve the livelihood of mistakes, accidents, genetics, and difficult situations. The...read more
The Fischer Institute uses the Theragun to facilitate and enhance treatment of patients and athletes before, during, and after exercise programs. Fischer sports in now using the newest model the G2PRO that has some new features. What is the Theragun? The Theragun is a...read more
We've all seen it. The guy or the girl in the gym or running outdoors with tape running in all directions? Maybe you've seen them across the shoulder, around the knee cap, or on back of calves and wondered what is that stuff? It's certainly not the ACE wrap we...read more
Blood Flow Restriction is rapidly becoming one of the most effective healing tools in the world and the Fischer Institute team has already seen amazing results from using this treatment on our patients. A recent article featured on azcentral.com focuses solely on this...read more
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Blood Flow Restriction
Blood Flow Restriction is being prescribed for diverse populations and is the hottest new trend in physical therapy. Everyone from professional athletes, wounded warriors, active adults to the elderly can benefit from this technology. We have been utilizing Blood Flow Restriction at the Fischer Institute since September of 2006 with astonishing results. The Fischer Institute is the only facility that is FDA approved BFR system in the entire state of Arizona. If you are interested in healing quicker without the fear of doing too much too soon, if you want to recover faster and get stronger quicker then please take a moment learn more.
Fischer Website RAPD Details
Fischer Institute has partnered with PMR to launch and host a new, continuing education approved, Rotational Athlete Performance Development course! This course is approved for 0.5 CEUs through the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) & the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM). Four Fischer Institute staff members will share their insight on creating and implementing efficient and effective core & strength training programs for rotational athletes. This course is open to professionals/coaches working with, training, rehabilitating, or coaching rotational athletes.
PMR Link (information & registration):
Per continuing education application approval guidelines, we are required by the NSCA and NASM to show and state the following:
National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) approved 0.5 CEUs in category A for certified individuals attending this event.
Fischer Institute is recognized by the National Academy of Sports Medicine as an Approved Continuing Education Provider. Approved for 0.5 CEUs.
PMR IMPACT Development Summit
November 17, 2018 | 9:00-12:30
The PMR IMPACT Development Summit is for all high school athletes looking to take their academic & athletic talent to the next level and make an Impact.
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FISCHER MASSAGE TEAM
The Fischer Institute proudly introduces the Fischer Institute Massage Team. We offer a variety of techniques to cater to the general public. Whether you’re training for a competition, recovering from an injury, or just looking for a relaxing massage, our team of highly-skilled, licensed massage therapists customize each session based on what you want and what you need.
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