Category: physical therapy

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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Low Back Pain and Physical Therapy

Dec20th 2017

Derick Torba, Doctor of Physical Therapy   Do you suffer from periodic or chronic low back pain? You are not alone! In fact over 80 percent of Americans will suffer from low back pain at some point in their lives. Low back pain is the second leading cause of disability in the US and costs

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Physical Therapy During Pregnancy

Aug31st 2017

Anna Siliciano, Doctor of Physical Therapy The body undergoes many amazing physical changes during pregnancy while making a baby.  Unfortunately, many women also experience pain during pregnancy due increased weight, lengthening of abdominal muscles, hormonal changes and postural changes.  The most common physical complaints are low back pain, sacral- iliac joint pain/dysfunction, and sciatica.  Other complaints

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