The value of a proper bike fit cannot be underestimated.  It is the key to the enjoyment of the sport, comfort on the machine, minimizing the risk of injury and improving overall performance.  Performance Health bike fits are performed by Doctor of Physical Therapy, Ryan Kelly.  Ryan is an avid cyclist and certified Pro Bike Fitter through The Institute of Clinical Excellence.  He specializes in getting the ‘whole picture’ whether he is rehabilitating injured cyclists or focusing on improving performance on the bike in general.  An athlete himself with a strong background in biomechanics, Dr. Kelly is skilled at making recommendations for future physical maintenance and work that can be done at home as well as on the road - this could include mobility work, stretching or pedaling mechanics/retraining.


Each Bike Fit Includes:

  • Comprehensive interview with the cyclist to discuss previous and/or current injuries, cycling experience as well as specific goals
  • Orthopedic examination and movement assessment both on and off the bike
  • Video analysis and review of current bike fit 
  • Modifications of the bike (saddle, handles bars, pedals, etc) based on the results of the evaluation and video analysis
  • Video analysis and review of final bike fit


Common Cyclist Overuse Injuries:

  • Low back and/or hip pain
  • Saddle/groin pain and/or numbness
  • Knee pain
  • Ankle pain or stiffness 
  • Foot pain and/or numbness
  • Neck and/or shoulder pain or dysfunction
  • Hand pain and/or numbness