Athletico Physical Therapy & LTS Chicago Partner For 2014!

Posted: March 2, 2014 - LTS in the News


Premiere Midwest Physical Therapy Company Again Named Official Provider of Physical Therapy and Athletic Training Services for LTS Chicago.

Chicago, IL (February 2014) – LTS Chicago LLC, Chicago’s first charity driven adult sports where Chicagoans can play to support a cause, is proud to announce that its partnership with Athletico Physical Therapy will continue for 2014. Due to the success of the 2013 partnership and the great need for athletic training and injury prevention education to LTS Chicago’s wide array of active athletes, the relationship continues to grow and will move into the new year. Athletico will continue to serve as the official sponsor providing physical therapy, athletic training and advocacy for all LTS Chicago athletes including complimentary injury screening performed by licensed physical therapists and athletic trainers at all Athletico locations and on-site consultations and education at varying fields during weeknight play. LTS Chicago LLC offers a number of different sport leagues year-round including, soft ball, dodge ball, flag football, soccer and more at various fields and venues around the city. The leagues are open to both male and female players and service a range of athletic abilities from novice to competitive.

“Athletico is excited to be again partnering with Live to Support Chicago this year. We will be onsite once a week to provide athletic training coverage for LTS events as well as make our staff available for complimentary injury screens at our clinics for anyone who may need additional follow up” explained Payten Gerjerts Manager of Athletic Training Services for Athletico Physical Therapy. “We have enjoyed our time getting to know the LTS administration and participants and look for continued success in 2014.”

Both companies share a strong philanthropic philosophy with “giving back” at the corner stone of their mission. “We are thrilled to partner with a company who has the same views as we do in terms of enriching the community and giving back through sports. We are thankful for their services and help getting our injured players back on the fields, in turn raising more money for Chicago-based charities” explained Mark Biery, LTS Chicago LLC Co-Founder.

Be sure to look out for Athletico at LTS Chicago events in 2014. For more information about LTS Chicago, a full list of sports offered and league information, please visit For more information on Athletico Physical Therapy, please visit:

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About LTS Chicago LLC:
LTS Chicago LLC is a social enterprise founded on the belief that young professionals in Chicago can participate in active sporting and social events and thus support Chicago non-profits with awareness and donations. LTS Chicago LLC has created partnerships with 32 different non-profits in Chicago including but not limited to: America Scores Chicago, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metropolitan Chicago, Imerman Angels, Positive Coaching Alliance Chicago, Chicago Fire Foundation, One Tail at a Time, Chicago Run, and Urban Initiatives. Founded in July 2010 by Mark Biery and Chris DuCharme, LTS Chicago’s mission is to generate awareness and donations for local non-profits in Chicago by using sports and social events as the platform. For more information, please visit:

About Athletico:
Athletico Physical Therapy provides orthopedic rehabilitation services to communities and organizations throughout Illinois, Wisconsin, and Indiana. To demonstrate our commitment to both our patients and referring physicians, we measure functional patient outcomes and patient satisfaction with national data comparison using a third-party outcomes system.

Our services include physical and occupational/hand therapy, work rehabilitation, performing arts rehabilitation, women’s health therapy, pediatric physical therapy, vestibular rehabilitation, concussion management and athletic training. Expanded services include aquatic therapy, ART, Graston Technique, performance enhancement, fitness center memberships, personal training, golf fitness, endurance, nutrition, massage therapy and complimentary injury screens.

Athletico accepts all major insurance carriers and participates with many local provider networks. As a courtesy to our patients, we verify insurance and communicate a quote of therapy benefits from your insurance carrier. Please contact our Billing Center at 630-575-6250 if you have any questions.

Athletico Toll-Free Injury Hotline 877-ATHLETICO (1-877-284-5384)