Dance Medicine

When the show must go on, DMC Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan's (RIM) Dance Medicine Program can help. RIM's Dance Medicine Program is dedicated to the health, education, training, and performance of dancers and dance educators in southeast Michigan. Our goal is to help dancers improve performance through rehabilitation and injury prevention.

Specialized Care
RIM's physical therapists and athletic trainers are members of the International Association of Dance Medicine and Science. They have advanced training in dance medicine and experience working with professional, college, school and studio dancers in a variety of dance genres.  

Our staff specializes in treating:  

  • Foot and ankle injuries
  • Back injuries
  • Groin pain
  • Knee injuries
  • Sudden sprains or pulls  
  • Hip injuries
  • Bursitis and tendonitis
  • Stress fractures 

Support Services
We understand the demands of dance and how to help dancers stay flexible, strong, and injury-free. In addition to providing dance injury evaluation and treatment, RIM's Dance Medicine Program also provides: 

  • Technique assessment
  • Evaluation for pointe readiness
  • Dance specific training and conditioning
  • Educational lectures for dance teachers on injury prevention and basic care 

Contact Us
If you have an injury and need to schedule an appointment immediately, or if you're interested in having our Dance Medicine Program at your studio, please call our Hotline at 313-910-9328


Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan Sterling Heights Center
33464 Schoenherr, Suite 100
Sterling Heights, MI 48312

Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan
Brasza Outpatient Center
261 Mack Blvd.
Detroit, MI 48201

Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan at Pointe Fitness and Training Center
19556 Harper Ave.
Harper Woods, MI 48225

Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan Madison Heights Center
Powerhouse Gym
1451 W. 14 Mile Rd.
Madison Heights, MI 48071

Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan at Ultimate Soccer Arenas
867 South Blvd.
Pontiac, MI 48341

Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan at Commerce Medical Center
Edgewater Medical Building
9640 Commerce Road, Suite 202
Commerce Twp., MI 48382

Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan at Franklin Athletic Club
29350 Northwestern Hwy.
Southfield, MI 48034

Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan Romulus Center
Romulus Athletic Club
35765 Northline Rd.
Romulus, MI 48174