physical therapy

November 1, 2011

AlterG Anti-Gravity Treadmill

August 1st, 2010 “ Elite Health Services LLC today announced that the AlterG Anti-Gravity Treadmill, the worlds first and only treadmill using NASA based anti-gravity technology, […]
November 18, 2011

Preventing Shoulder Injuries – A Physical Therapists Perspective

Introduction The shoulder is a fascinating joint. It allows us to manipulate objects in an infinite number of directions at various speeds. The shoulder is the […]
December 13, 2011

Workstation Set-up “Do’s & Don’ts”

Many of us spend most of our workday sitting at a desk working on the computer, talking on the phone, sending & receiving fax messages. Poorly […]
January 10, 2012

Understanding Ankle Sprains

Introduction – Sprained ankles are one of the leading causes of athletes to miss games during the season. Many times they are taped up & rushed […]
April 12, 2012

Can Physical Therapy Help Pain Caused by Rickets?

Rickets If your child suffers from joint, bone or muscle pain from a recent or past case of Rickets, Functional Manual Physical Therapy can help! Rickets […]
May 2, 2012

Your Physical Therapy Questions Answered

Question: “What will happen if I stop going to Physical Therapy for my ACL injury earlier than prescribed?” S. Frank, Greenwich CT.  Answer: When you have […]
July 5, 2012

What You Need to Know About Tennis & Golfer’s Elbow

What is Tennis and Golfer’s Elbow? Tennis Elbow, or Lateral Epicondylitis, is soreness or pain from inflammation or injury to the outside elbow. This is the […]
September 11, 2012


For Immediate Release Contact: Connie Scholl Kurczewski Tel: (203) 983 5748 Email: THREE LOCAL PHYSICAL THERAPISTS EARN CFMT CREDENTIAL Trio is Among Less than 200 […]
February 16, 2013

How to Resolve Persistent Shoulder Pain – Free Workshop – with Brad Gilden, PT, DPT, CSCS, CFMT

Whether you’ve recently experienced pain in your shoulders or you’ve been dealing with chronic shoulder pain for years, you’ll want to make plans to attend this […]
March 9, 2013

When to Use ICE and HEAT on Injuries

Cryotherapy (Ice) and Thermotherapy (Heat) are two simple and effective self-care treatments; however there is often a lot of confusion about when to choose one over […]
March 15, 2013

Elite Health Services named a 2012 Constant Contact All Star

We couldn’t have done it without you!  Thank you for making us a 2012 Constant Contact All Star! We wanted to share the great news and […]
March 22, 2013

Kids, Sports and and Concussions

Has your child recently had a head collision while playing sports? Have they been complaining about increased headaches, nausea, fatigue or difficulties concentrating in school? It […]
April 26, 2013

Poor Posture and Pain; How They’re Limiting Your Performance

We all know what pain is, but what is posture? Posture is the position of the body for a purpose. This means your body alignment during […]
July 12, 2013

Concussions in the News

Why have concussions been in the news lately? According to a CBS news article this week about a new Nebraska research center for concussions, over 300,000 sports-related concussions are reported each year in the United States. There have been several high profile suicides in the recent years with the fingers being pointed at excessive head traumas affecting the function of the brain.
August 5, 2013

So What’s all the Fuss about Gluten?

So What’s all the Fuss about Gluten? with Mike Racca, MSPT, CEAS Gluten is a protein found in wheat, barley and rye. Gluten gives elasticity to […]
August 9, 2013

How to Avoid Getting Muscle Cramps

How to Avoid Muscle Cramps  with Dave Potucek, MSPT CFMT What is a muscle cramp? A muscle cramp is an involuntarily and forcibly contracted muscle that […]
August 16, 2013

What Causes Hip Popping?

with Matt Silvaggio MSPT, CFMT When a patient brings to my attention that their hip is snapping, the first question I always ask is whether it […]
August 29, 2013

Elite Health Services Physical Therapist, Dr. Tara Gibson obtains CFMT Certification with Honors

Congratulations to Elite Health Services Physical Therapist, Dr. Tara Gibson on obtaining her Certified Functional Manual Therapist (CFMT) certification …with Honors! A CFMT is a physical […]