Want To KEEP PLAYING? AESM Can Help!

Exercise Physiology Lab Testing

Our Toronto exercise physiology lab testing services at Athletic Edge Sports Medicine are important. We’ve always believed that a hands-on approach is the best way to treat sports injuries. Our professionals are dedicated to getting you back up and playing again in several different ways. That’s where these lab testing services come in.

It’s all about our commitment to provide expert diagnosis and treatment. Through a series of different tests encompassing a variety of activities, an athlete’s wellness and performance can be evaluated.

Here are just some of the areas where our exercise psychology lab can supply information to help athletes recover from injury.

Cardiac output

Cardiac output is one of the major metrics used in recovery from injury. Because most of this cardiac output uses up energy by exercising muscles, it a valuable tool to strengthen injured areas as well.

Respiratory output

Closely tied with cardiac output, an athletes’ respiratory output during exercise can also be an indicator of any problem areas. The respiratory responses to exercise can contain various telltale metrics including:

  •  Reflexive indicators from the joints and muscles. Keep in mind that AESM has a team that specializes in ACL injuries. We are especially proud of the fact that we have a wide variety of services that help you to recover from one of these particular injuries.
  • Hyperventilation. Understanding where the body has stressed itself to its physical limit is part of being able to help any athlete recover from an injury. When the respiratory output is properly monitored, muscle mass can be built up in a sustainable way without the risk of hyperventilation.

The Toronto exercise physiology lab testing services we offer are all staffed by the most well trained and dedicated professionals in the discipline.  We understand that mental and physical aspects work hand-in-hand for a complete recovery from any sports injury.

It’s our focus to make sure that you can keep playing. Our exercise physiology lab testing includes several different types of treadmills as well as EKG machines and stationary bikes.

As well as measuring other important factors like cardiovascular fitness, we can also evaluate and monitor an athlete’s performance factors. Body composition is another one of the metrics that we gather data on.

AESM is dedicated to making sure that you heal from your sports injuries and can continue on the field enjoying the games you love.

BOOK AN APPOINTMENT

How can we help?

If you are interested in our services?
Contact Us

Testimonials

Dear Dr. Grant Lum, I am writing this to you to say thank you. I appreciate your serious approach towards solving my health problem (today I came with wrist problem in your clinic). This problem has driven me into depression and feeling of helplessness since 2-3...

View All
- Sincerely,
Dixon

Dear Grant, As you know, I have been a client of AESM since April 2011. Thanks to you, I was able to have surgery in November to repair a badly torn rotator cuff. Since Christmas, I have been attending for treatment with Lawrence Yu three times a week. He is an...

View All
- Warm Regards,
Doug Cope

Dear Grant – I had been struggling with that subluxed SI pain/stiffness function for almost a year. Like a truly awful patient, I asked all my colleagues/friends to help me fix it and you did it in 15 minutes what a whole army of family, docs etc. couldn’t in...

View All
- Many, many, many thanks and kindest regards always,
Sabrina Akhtar

Recent Blog Posts

Running away with the circus

Ever wonder what it would be like to run away with the circus? Well, one of our therapists Cristina Piticco had an amazing experience running away with Cirque Éloize to Europe, this past summer, as their onsite therapist. Here is her story! When people hear of the word “circus”, many think of “traditional” circus shows in red and white tents, where fierce animals are performing dangerous… Read More

View All