Renowned Orthopedist and Sports Medicine Authority Chooses HydroWorx; Dr. James R. Andrews to Install HydroWorx 2000 in New Sports Medicine Facility


MIDDLETOWN, Pa., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. James R. Andrews, widelyregarded as one of the top orthopedic and sports medicine authorities in theworld will equip his newest sports medicine facility with a treadmill poolfrom HydroWorx (http://www.hydroworx.com). The Andrews Institute, a $30 million, 143,000-square-foot facility in GulfBreeze, Fla. near Pensacola, will incorporate three HydroWorx pools when itopens in October 2006. The main feature will be a HydroWorx 2000rehabilitation and training pool. The Institute is a joint venture between Andrews and Baptist Health Careand designed to be a world-class research and treatment center for orthopedicsand sports medicine. HydroWorx technology has earned the respect of some of the nation's topdoctors, therapists and trainers for its versatility, cost-effectiveness, andtherapeutic value. The HydroWorx 2000 is the company's flagship model. "HydroWorx pools will be utilized at the new Andrews Institute toaccelerate the rehabilitation process for our athletes and patients followingsurgery and provide low-impact sports performance training. The utilization ofhydrotherapy enables the athlete to rehab much quicker due to the buoyancy ofwater. The HydroWorx pools allow the best reliability and performanceassociated with hydrotherapy. HydroWorx truly stands out in the field." -- Dr.James R. Andrews The Philadelphia Eagles, San Antonio Spurs, University of Texas, NotreDame and the San Diego Padres are among a growing list of sports clients. Manyhospitals and rehabilitation practices have invested in HydroWorx. Philadelphia Eagles wideout Terrell Owens relied almost exclusively on theHydroWorx during the seven weeks between his serious ankle injury and hisnear-MVP performance in Super Bowl XXXIX. Quarterback Donovan McNabb alsorelied heavily on the pool when recovering from a fractured fibula in 2002. Runners training with the Nike-sponsored Oregon Project and Running USAsupplement their training on HydroWorx treadmills. Therapists practicingcutting edge rehabilitation techniques with brain and spinal cord injurypatients put HydroWorx at the center of their programs. Dr. Andrews is world renowned in orthopedics and sports medicine. His workwith high-profile athletes like Roger Clemens, John Smoltz, and Jack Nicklausis well-known. A founding member of the Alabama Sports Medicine and OrthopedicCenter and the American Sports Medicine Institute in Birmingham, Ala., Andrewsis also a medical advisor to several university and professional athleticprograms.SOURCE HydroWorx
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