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Health Focus – Headaches

Health Focus – Headaches

Headaches can be so painful, oftentimes very debilitating. While most headaches do not stem from underlying health conditions or serious problems, there are instances where headaches may be a sign of concern. Overall, these often stem from a result of fever, muscle...

Elbow (Olecranon) Bursitis or Popeye Elbow

Elbow (Olecranon) Bursitis or Popeye Elbow

The elbow allows us the capability to perform numerous movements, such as lifting and throwing. The elbow is considered to be a complex joint; that is, it is formed by three distinct bones. These are the radius, the ulna, and the humerus. Each has a certain amount of...

Whiplash – What is it and How is it Treated?

Whiplash – What is it and How is it Treated?

Whiplash occurs as a result of an abrupt energy transfer that results in the structures within the neck to straighten and engage in a bend beyond that which is considered to be the normal motion range. It is often described as being a “neck strain” or a “neck sprain”....

How to Improve Reaction Time

How to Improve Reaction Time

Whether you suffer from balance issues, feeling the effects of aging, suffer complications from mobility, or are an athlete, you will benefit by engaging in reaction time training. Let's discuss how to improve reaction time. Reaction Time Training Essential in Aging...

CBD Benefits and Uses

CBD Benefits and Uses

Cannabidiol (CBD) is quickly becoming one of the most popular remedies for a large assortment of physical ailments and psychological-based complications. CBD benefits are numerous according to new studies. From anxiety to seizures to cancer, CBD oil is making...

Trigger Point Dry Needling

Trigger Point Dry Needling

Trigger point dry needling is a technique utilized by physical therapists to treat muscular tension and spasms. These muscular complications often stem from certain conditions. These include myofascial pain, arthritis, muscle strain, irritation of the nerves, strains...

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TMJ Pain Relief Exercises

TMJ Pain Relief Exercises

The temporomandibular joint – referred to as “TMJ”, for short – is a joint that specifically enables the movements of the jaws and allows the mouth to open and close. If you start to experience pain and/or any type of discomfort in or around the jaws or the ears, this...

What Causes TMJ Pain to Flare Up?

What Causes TMJ Pain to Flare Up?

Pain in the temporomandibular joint for those that suffer from TMJ disorder may flare up for a wide variety of reasons. This joint acts as a hinge to connect the jaw to the skull. When you suffer from TMJ disorder, pain occurs in this joint and the surrounding muscles...

Can TMJ Be Cured Permanently?

Can TMJ Be Cured Permanently?

TMJ (Temporomandibular Joint Disorder) currently cannot be cured permanently; however, it is possible to experience relief from the symptoms and live pain-free. The temporomandibular joint is directly responsible for connecting the skull immediately to the lower jaw...

Retrocalcaneal Bursitis

Retrocalcaneal Bursitis

Physical Therapy TreatmentCortisone InjectionsRecovery Time What is Retrocalcaneal Bursitis? Retrocalcaneal bursitis is a medical condition that occurs when the bursa located around the heel of the foot experiences inflammation. This can be debilitating, causing pain,...

New Location!

New Location!

OUR NEW LOCATIONOnly blocks away!We  now have ParkingMore handicapped accessible!More spacious! More light! Our New BuildingFront DoorHandicap ParkingBut there are other entrances tooYou need to loop around in the garage to find the parking for people with...

Health Focus – Headaches

Health Focus – Headaches

Headaches can be so painful, oftentimes very debilitating. While most headaches do not stem from underlying health conditions or serious problems, there are instances where headaches may be a sign of concern. Overall, these often stem from a result of fever, muscle...

Elbow (Olecranon) Bursitis or Popeye Elbow

Elbow (Olecranon) Bursitis or Popeye Elbow

The elbow allows us the capability to perform numerous movements, such as lifting and throwing. The elbow is considered to be a complex joint; that is, it is formed by three distinct bones. These are the radius, the ulna, and the humerus. Each has a certain amount of...

Dislocated Knee – Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment

Dislocated Knee – Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment

A dislocated knee is a serious injury. Not only is it extremely painful, it has the potential to result in long-term adverse effects. These may impair the sufferer’s ability to return to recreational, social, and work-related activities that require physical...

How to Keep Your Knees Healthy as You Get Older

How to Keep Your Knees Healthy as You Get Older

Knee pain, inflammation, and associated problems are common among aging populations. In most instances, problems with the knee are a direct result of osteoarthritis, which is the wearing away of the cartilage surrounding the knee. This is the bad news. The good news...

How to Stay Fit in Winter:  8 FUN Ways to Stay Active in the Cold

How to Stay Fit in Winter: 8 FUN Ways to Stay Active in the Cold

If you want to know how to stay fit in winter, you're in luck. You know it's so good for your health, but did you know it could be fun!? The only way to do that is to MOVE your body. That's a given, but let's learn some fun ways to increase your level of physical...

The Connection Between Physical Therapy and Nutrition

The Connection Between Physical Therapy and Nutrition

When you think of physical therapy, you think of physical aspects such as strength-building, flexibility exercises. We dont consider the correlation between physical therapy and nutrition. Nutrition plays a vital role in the recovery process. In this comprehensive...

Lumbar Disc Herniation – A Comprehensive Guide for Sufferers

Lumbar Disc Herniation – A Comprehensive Guide for Sufferers

The discs that are located within the spinal column are imperative to the overall functionality of the lower back region. These act as shock absorbers for the body in the areas between the vertebrae, they provide support for the upper body, and they permit for...

Whiplash – What is it and How is it Treated?

Whiplash – What is it and How is it Treated?

Whiplash occurs as a result of an abrupt energy transfer that results in the structures within the neck to straighten and engage in a bend beyond that which is considered to be the normal motion range. It is often described as being a “neck strain” or a “neck sprain”....

Hip Replacement – Exercises and Other Strategies to Boost Recovery

Hip Replacement – Exercises and Other Strategies to Boost Recovery

A hip replacement – also referred to as “hip arthroplasty” – is a surgical procedure that is designed to replace a hip joint with a joint or implant that has been synthetically created. It most instances, it needs to be performed due to an injury or the onset of...

Simple Health Tips While Staying at Home

Simple Health Tips While Staying at Home

We all know that staying home during the current global pandemic is the safest thing we can do right now. But it may not FEEL like the healthiest, especially as time marches on. By March 26th, our country led the world in confirmed COVID-19 cases. Shortly thereafter,...