Amputations

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This condition is treatable in all of our locations and possibly even in your home

Ankle & Foot

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The daily strains placed on the foot and ankle make it a common injury site.  Most injuries to the foot and ankle are either due to a traumatic incident or overuse syndromes.  Our physical therapists …

Arthritic Conditions

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There are more than 100 types of arthritis currently identified by physicians with more than 50 million adults and 300,000 children currently affected.  Arthritis is also currently the leading cause of disability in the United …

Back Pain

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Back Pain is one of the leading causes of disability in the Unites States.  It is estimated that 80% of today’s population will experience low back pain at some point during their lifetime.  Most cases …

Balance & Gait Dysfunction

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Balance and gait disorders are the primary mechanism for injuries within the home.  Falls are the leading cause of death due to injury in individuals over the age 65.  This alarming statistic should alert all …

Elbow

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The elbow is a complex joint consisting of not only the articulation of the ulna and the humerus (upper arm,) but also that of the radius and humerus as well as proximal radius and ulna …

Hand Therapy

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Hand Injuries Osteoarthritis of the hands is caused by long-term motion in the joints. A joint is any location where two bones meet, and move back and forth adjacent to each other. The joints are …

Hip

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The hip is a ball and socket joint involving the pelvis and femur (upper leg bone.) Due to the structure of the joint as well as muscle and ligamentous support, the hip is a very …

Knee Pain

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The Knee joint consists of the union of the distal femur (thigh bone) with the proximal tibia (shin bone) as well as the patella (knee cap) as it sits in a groove along the distal …

Neck Pain

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Due to considerable demands placed on the neck, it is a common site for pain and injury.  Many of have woken up with a “crick” in our neck or stiff neck, but why does this …

Neurlogical Disorders

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Bell’s Palsy Bell’s Palsy is a temporary paralysis of the facial muscles due to limited innervation by the 7th Cranial Nerve (Facial Nerve.)  The exact cause of Bell’s Palsy remains unknown though it is believed …

Pain Disorders

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Fibromyalgia Fibromyalgia is a chronic disorder characterized by widespread musculoskeletal pain and soreness accompanied by fatigue.  It is believed that individuals with fibromyalgia will have a heightened sense of pain.  While the cause of fibromyalgia …

Shoulder

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The shoulder complex is comprised of three bony articulations; the sternoclavicular joint, the acromioclavicular joint and the glenohumeral joint.  The complexity of the shoulder lies in its lack of attachment to the rest of the …

Specialized Treatments

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The LSVT BIG ® program is a specialized program designed to address some of the physical limitations which occur due to Parkinson’s disease. These include small shuffling steps, difficulty initiating movements, forward/rounded shoulder posture, and …

Wound Care

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There are many conditions that will result in slow or non-healing wounds.   Many cases involve vascular insufficiency or comorbidities slowing the healing process.  As physical therapists, we are trained to address all stages of wound …