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March 21, 2023

The Power of Physical Therapy: Energize Recovery And Reduced Pain

Physical therapy is a highly effective treatment option for individuals who have suffered an injury, whether it be from a sports-related incident or an accident. Physical therapy helps to promote healing, reduce pain, and restore movement and function to the affected area. In this blog post, we will explore the […]
June 29, 2022
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In Office Fracture Care: Avoid The Emergency Room

You tie your shoelaces and begin your morning jog out on a mountain trail; you have a beautiful day ahead of you as you breathe the fresh air. Suddenly, you misjudge a step, your foot rolls, you hear a pop, and you’re on the ground in pain. You now have […]
November 29, 2017
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Keep Your Hands Happy with Carpal Tunnel Tips

In today’s 24/7 world of constant connectivity, it seems like we are always working. Many of us spend hours each day on devices meant to help us be more productive, and those hours spent working can sometimes lead to some odd symptoms. First, you may notice some tingling in your […]
September 29, 2017
Physical Therapy

Physical Therapy for Orthopaedic Recovery

It’s not that unusual for us to hear the question, “What’s the difference between an orthopedic surgeon and a physical therapist?” While the two professions often work together to get patients back up and moving again, there is a definite difference in training. Orthopedic surgeons have medical degrees – they […]
September 11, 2017

10 Ways to Help Prevent Falls

Bette Davis said it best, “Old age ain’t no place for sissies.” While the wisdom that comes with age is appreciated, other changes are less than enjoyable. As we age, our bodies often change in ways that are frustrating. We lose muscle tone, some of us get arthritis, and overall […]