Category: Balance

Dizziness and Vertigo Jan13th 2021

Dizziness and Vertigo

The vestibular system is the sensory system that is responsible for providing our brain with information about motion, head position, and spatial orientation. The vestibular system is also involved with motor functions that allows us to maintain balance, stabilize our head and body during movement. Dizziness is a common symptom of a dysfunction within the

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Unsteady on your feet? PT can help!

May10th 2018

Kelsey Fifield, Doctor of Physical Therapy As we become less active (not necessarily older) there is a correlation with an increase in balance impairments and an increased risk for falls. This can lead to significant injuries and hospitalizations. Falls are the #1 cause of hip fractures and one out of four older adults will fall

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