3D Gait Assessment & Analysis
new state-of-the-art advanced 3d gait analysis for runners
Talk to a Gait Analysis Expert today and find out how this assessment will benefit you.
True Sports Physical Therapy is now offering state-of-the-art advanced 3D gait analysis for runners. Developed by two physical therapists who are runners and work with runners -a lot like True Sports- the Trace 3D Motion Analysis ACE Running Solution powered by STT Systems takes traditional gait analysis to the gold standard with ultra-high quality images, extremely accurate data and in-depth descriptive analysis to measure the way you move and to help us make better treatment recommendations for you.
A True Sports 3D gait analysis provides instant feedback to make sure we are affecting the areas of your running that need to be addressed most.
The efficient Trace 3D system uses three high-speed optical cameras to create a 3D personalized model that accurately calculates your joint angles while running. Unlike other methods of analysis, you can be confident the data you receive is accurate in determining the cause of your running problem. Your gait analysis results are outlined in an easy-to-understand report that’s generated in less than 30 seconds.
Comprehensive Report and Personalized Plan
The accurate information from your 3D analysis provides a comprehensive and complete overview of your running mechanics detailed in your personalized 20 page-report along with a custom personalized plan of the steps needed to improve your running technique, optimize rehabilitation and prevent a running injury.
Advantages of 3D Gait Analysis
- Uses gold standard methodology
- Analyzes motion measured in exact degrees and angles of the knees, ankles and hips
- Measures leg rotations not possible with video camera analysis
- Identifies unique movements and determines normal gait patterns
- Diagnoses issues causing pain
- Gives instant feedback in real time for gait re-training
- Optimizes injury rehabilitation and footwear choice
The True Sports Sweet Spot – Resident 3D Gait Analysis Expert
Our running specialist, Dr. Mary Miller, PT, DPT, OCS, is also our expert on 3D gait analysis and specially trained in Trace 3D Motion Analysis technology. She has over a decade of experience working with runners, conducting hundreds of gait analyses and dedicating her practice to getting athletes back to running the race they desire most.
As an active member of the Baltimore running community and a half marathoner herself, Dr. Mary gets the unique challenges and triumphs of competitive running and understands that staying healthy is a runner’s sweet spot for being able to go the distance.
With in-depth knowledge of running biomechanics, she not only uses the accurate data compiled from your personalized 3D gait analysis, she utilizes specialized treatments such as trigger point dry needling, instrument-assisted soft tissue mobilization (IASTM) and hands-on manual therapy to restore pain-free mobility and prescribes exercises to correct and improve running form.
Dr. Mary also hosts the True Sports Running Group, which is ideal for every level of runner. The group runs together on Wednesdays at 6 p.m. Location updates are posted to the True Sports Facebook Page.
The True Test – Best Tool to Improve Running Performance
Athletes who are dedicated to their running routines -especially elite marathon runners- are spending upwards of $120 on running shoes and $350 or more on watches – all essential to help you run the race of your life.
Wouldn’t it be a smart investment to make an appointment for a 3D running gait analysis at True Sports, too?
The Trace 3D Motion Analysis system at True Sports is the most accurate tool for running and walking injuries in the world. The state-of-the-art 3D motion cameras and software system captures and measures your movement patterns at the ankle, knee and hip joints – accurately and in real time. The True Sports 3D gait analysis is your best tool to help improve your running technique, prevent injuries and assess recovery.
Convenient, Portable Gait Lab Can Travel to You
In addition to hyper-accurate running analyses, True Sports’ entire 3D gait analysis system is portable. Dr. Mary and our physical therapists can travel to your school, your store, your gym -any place that has a treadmill- set up in 20 minutes and conduct state-of-the-art gait analyses right where you train.
Schedule An Appointment Today
With convenient locations throughout the Baltimore area, including Fell’s Point, Timonium, Woodbine, Columbia and Abingdon, True Sports Physical Therapy is the preferred choice of any athletes and weekend warriors ready to experience the highest level of therapeutic expertise and rehabilitative care. Select your location and schedule an appointment online or call 1-410-946-1672.
710 Ann St
Baltimore, MD 21231
2240 Greenspring Dr.
Lutherville-Timonium, MD 21093
15870 Frederick Road
Woodbine, MD 21797
1305 Governor Ct
Abingdon, MD 21009
Columbia, MD 21045