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June 22, 2020
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TMJ: How a Manual Physical Therapist Can Help

The temporomandibular joints (TMJs) are very complex and are made up of muscles, tendons, a disc and bones.
March 30, 2020
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How to Identify Plantar Fasciitis

Plantar fasciits is typically an overuse injury, an inflammation (-itis) of the connective tissue (fascia) on the bottom (plantar) surface of the foot.
September 27, 2019
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Treating Tennis Elbow with Manual Physical Therapy

It's usually around this time of year when it happens, the change of seasons when players are transitioning from outdoor to indoor tennis, or har-tru to hard court, that's when your elbow starts to hurt.
June 7, 2019
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How a Manual Physical Therapist Treats Tension Headaches

The majority of headaches are tension-type (up to 90%) caused by trigger points in the muscles of the neck and head.
April 26, 2019
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Poor Posture and Pain; How They’re Limiting Your Performance

Posture is the position of the body for a purpose. This means your body alignment during activities like sitting, standing, walking or running.
February 22, 2019
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Treating Your Scoliosis with Manual Physical Therapy

With an estimated 6 million Americans being affected by scoliosis, it is a condition that affects the physical and emotional lives of many individuals.
April 19, 2018
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ACL Reconstruction & Rehabilitation

It is crucial to understand that ACL rehabilitation is a long process, but is not solely an issue of time.
September 13, 2017
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What to Do When Your Child Tears an ACL

Tearing your ACL as a young boy or girl is always a life-changing event, especially because it happens in the blink of an eye.
December 17, 2013
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5 Postural Tips to Help Prevent Holiday Headaches

As you navigate your way through the holiday season, you will more than likely find yourself sitting in heavy traffic, enduring uncomfortable airplane travel, or carrying heavy bags and boxes that are large and awkward.
July 12, 2013
How a Functional Manual Therapist Helps with Concussions

How a Functional Manual Therapist Helps with Concussions

Every evaluation starts with subjective information to find out your main complaints and how the injury occurred.
April 12, 2012
Can Physical Therapy Help Pain Caused by Rickets?

Can Physical Therapy Help Pain Caused by Rickets?

The role of the physical therapist will be to assist with improving posture, strength, and coordination of the body following the disruption of the normal musculoskeletal development.
February 14, 2012
Infertility: How a Manual Physical Therapist Can Help?

Infertility: How a Manual Physical Therapist Can Help?

FMT can help to remove soft tissue restrictions and get the reproductive organs properly aligned. We can assess the positioning of the ovaries, fallopian tubes, and uterus and alter them accordingly to improve the path of the egg.
January 17, 2012
The Solution to Postpartum Abdominal Weakness

The Solution to Postpartum Abdominal Weakness

Functional Manual Therapists have specific training in identifying and treating problems with the organs, muscles, and soft tissues in the abdominal region.