The Leon Root, MD Motion Analysis Laboratory is a 93' x 27' space with state-of-the-art design and measurement capabilities. We offer detailed analysis of a wide range of orthopedic, rheumatologic, and neurologic conditions, and our motion analysis laboratory can be rapidly reconfigured to fit the needs of each individual patient, from a young child with cerebral palsy to an athlete with sports specific concerns.
The two most common types of testing performed are gait analysis and instrumented strength testing. A physical therapy evaluation is the first step of the testing process.
Based on the physician referral and physical therapy evaluation, patient-specific tests are performed.
For Gait Analysis, these tests may include:
For Functional Testing, these tests may include:
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