TOSH Biomechanics is a dedicated research and assessment space involved in three primary activities: 

  • Hypothesis-driven research studies
  • Clinical testing of lower extremity orthopedic patients
  • Gait analysis for competitive and recreational athletes of all ages and ability levels

We utilize a 10 camera 3-Dimensional Motion Capture System synced with high-speed video, an instrumented Force Treadmill, fixed in-ground Force Plates, portable Force Plates, a Pressure In-Sole system and EMG. 

Ongoing areas of research include: 

  • ACL Injury Risk
  • Return to Sport criteria following ACL Reconstruction
  • Functional outcomes and predictors of outcomes for hip impingement patients
  • Influence of minimal running shoes on Running Mechanics, Economy, and Injury Risk
  • Running Mechanics and the risk of Stress Fracture in female runners
  • Amputee Running Mechanics

TOSH also offers exercise physiology services as well as on-site Sports Training Program and Sports Nutrition counseling to enhance your experience. Visit our other services:

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Exercise Physiology

Learn more about our integrated approach to health and wellness through our exercise and physiology program at TOSH. 
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Sports Nutrition

Our Sport Nutrition program is designed to teach athletes, parents, and coaches about the relationship between nutrition and sport performance.
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Sports Training

Learn more about our Sports Training services.