Gait Analysis

Unlock the mysteries of your motion and achieve your full potential with our specialized gait analysis at Primal Physical Therapy. Our team of expert therapists, Dr. JJ Thomas and Dr. Eric Abramowitz, use cutting-edge technology to provide a comprehensive understanding of your running form in order to identify any gait disorders that may be hindering your performance and causing pain. Whether you're a professional marathon runner looking to up your game or a casual enthusiast who enjoys strapping on your running shoes for a few miles, our gait analysis services offer the insights and solutions you need to reach your goals. Book your appointment today and get ready to unlock the secrets of your motion.

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Experience the Advantages of Comprehensive Gait Analysis

Gait analysis is a powerful tool in the quest for improved performance, reduced injury risk, and enhanced enjoyment while running. At Primal Physical Therapy, our comprehensive gait analysis services provide valuable insights into the characteristics of your running form and movement profile that are impacting your efficiency while running. With the collected data, we can make informed decisions about how to improve your health and wellness. 


Our expert therapists, Dr. JJ Thomas and Dr. Eric Abramowitz, use state-of-the-art technology and personalized approaches to help you unlock the secrets of your motion and experience the full advantages of gait analysis.

Reduced Risk of Injury

Our gait analysis services use advanced technology to examine your running form and identify inefficiencies and characteristics that impose unhealthy stress on your body. This information can be used to guide us in reducing the risk of injury, allowing you to take proactive steps to protect yourself and improve your overall running technique. Whether you are an athlete looking to reduce the risk of injury or simply seeking to maintain a fitness level, gait analysis can play a crucial role in helping you achieve your goals.

Enhanced Athletic Performance

For athletes, gait analysis can be an invaluable tool for improving performance. By identifying any improper loading patterns that may be hindering your performance, our therapists can provide recommendations for improvement, allowing you to reach your full athletic potential. Whether you are a runner looking to improve your stride or a field/court athlete looking to increase your speed and agility, gait analysis can help you reach your goals.



Discover the Benefits of Choosing Primal Physical Therapy

At Primal Physical Therapy, our gait analysis strategy includes advanced technology to comprehensively examine your running form and provide personalized recommendations for improvement. We will also go through a full body movement and strength analysis, which we call a Runner’s Readiness Assessment, in order to more accurately identify the source of the issues we see while running. 


Primal Physical Therapy offers a more comprehensive and personalized approach compared to other gait analysis services. Our therapists will take the time to fully understand your specific needs and provide a detailed analysis of your running style, ensuring that you receive the best possible care.

When you choose Primal Physical Therapy, you can expect the following key features of our gait analysis services:

  • Comprehensive Report: Our therapists will provide you with a comprehensive report detailing the results of your gait analysis, including an examination of your running style, movement and strength analysis, and any gait disorders that may affect you.
  • Detailed Analysis of Running Style: Our gait analysis services use advanced technology to examine your running form and provide a detailed analysis of your loading patterns, posture, alignment and stride characteristics..
  • Personalized Recommendations: Based on the results of your gait analysis, our therapists will provide personalized recommendations for improvement, allowing you to take proactive steps to improve your form, reduce the risk of injury, and enhance athletic performance.

By choosing Primal Physical Therapy for your gait analysis needs, you can feel confident that you are receiving the best care and support. Our therapists are dedicated to helping you achieve your goals and improving your overall health and well-being.

Easily Navigate the Gait Analysis Process with Our Expert Guidance

Step-by-Step Explanation of the Gait Analysis Process


Our gait analysis process is designed to be simple and straightforward, yet highly comprehensive. Here are the steps involved:

  • Consultation: Our physical therapists will conduct a thorough consultation to understand your medical history, symptoms, and goals. 
  • Preparation: You will be asked to wear tank top/t-shirt, shorts, your running sneakers (bring all pairs if you alternate) that allow for easy observation of your gait.
  • Data Collection: Our therapists will use specialized equipment to gather data on your gait.
  • Analysis: The collected data will be analyzed using specialized software to produce a comprehensive report of your running form.
  • Recommendations: Based on the analysis, our therapists will make personalized recommendations to help you improve your running form, reduce the risk of injury, and enhance your athletic performance.


Explanation of How Results are Obtained and Used


The gait analysis results are presented in a comprehensive report that provides a detailed analysis of your running form. This report includes information such as your foot strike pattern, cadence, posture, shin angle, pelvic drop and vertical loading rates. Our physical therapists will use this report to identify areas for improvement and make recommendations for exercises, stretches, and other therapeutic interventions. With this information, you can take control of your gait and achieve your goals.


Get in Touch with Our Team and Take the First Step to Improved Motion

If you're interested in our comprehensive gait analysis services, there are several ways to get in touch with us.


You can reach out to us via phone by calling 267-354-0133, or you can send us an email through our website. Additionally, you can fill out the online form on our contact page and one of our team members will be in touch with you shortly.


Take the first step towards improved motion and enhanced athletic performance. Contact Primal Physical Therapy today and see the benefits of gait analysis for yourself.