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Institute for Sports Research

ISR BIOKINETICS

The ISR Biokinetics Division is staffed with highly qualified and registered biokineticists, all of whom are registered with the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA). The Division provides supervised clinics and classes aimed at the prevention and treatment of health-related conditions to both the UP environment and the general public. Additionally, it encompasses a private practice, Krüger, Steenkamp & Krüger Biokinetics, which offers biokinetic assessments and rehabilitation for a number of conditions.

Biokinetic assessments and subsequent rehabilitation sessions may be claimed from medical aid services.

SERVICES PROVIDED

  • Orthopaedic assessments and rehabilitation
  • Isokinetic strength testing and training
  • Hydrotherapy sessions and classes
  • Cardiac and diabetes clinic – includes specialised assessments (eg stress ECG) and supervised rehabilitation
  • Arthritis and post-operative clinic – includes specialised assessments and supervised rehabilitation
  • Supervised exercise session for medium- to high-risk patients
  • Pulmonary function testing
  • Corporate health testing
  • Medical aid-specific testing – eg Discovery Vitality testing
  • Pilates assessments and classes
  • Biokinetic classes for children
  • ISR Kids Sports Camps

For more information, please contact us at:

Room 2–40, Sports Centre, LC de Villiers Sports Grounds
Tel: 012 420 6033
Fax: 012 420 6099
Website:
www.isr.up.ac.za