Visceral Mobilization What Is Visceral Mobilization? Visceral mobilization is a gentle manual technique which is applied to the fascia surrounding specific organs and other tissues to reduce pain and create freer movement of the hips, shoulders, neck or trunk. It assists with improving scar tissue mobility and reducing adhesions as well. It only serves to […]
Myofascial Release What Is Myofascial Release? Myofascial release is a form of manual therapy utilized in physical therapy to help with a variety of musculoskeletal problems including post-surgery pain, chronic pain, headaches, abdominal pain, and much more. Fascia is a connective tissue that is like a continuous web that surrounds structures in the whole body […]
Concussions can impact individuals in a variety of ways, and physical therapists are trained to assess individual function and determine the best course of action for recovery. Physical therapy can outline a functional plan of care with appropriate assessment and progression of activities to safely minimize the time to recovery.
Corporate Wellness programs are designed to support and encourage a holistic approach to employee wellbeing by creating an organizational culture of health. Offering a corporate wellness solution cultivates healthy habits among employee populations and improves health outcomes, all while increasing productivity, optimizing human resource investments and boosting employee engagement.
Pelvic Health Pelvic Health Can Improve Quality of Life Pelvic health physical therapy is specialized treatment. Conditions treated include urinary incontinence, fecal incontinence and urgency, pelvic organ prolapse, diastasis recti, abdominal weakness, constipation, pelvic pain, back pain, pain with intercourse, and m Physical therapy interventions and education can significantly improve quality of life for individuals […]
Movement Pattern Education & Correction What Is Movement Pattern Education? Movement Pattern Education and Correction is the art and science of guiding or facilitating human movement through safe and effective patterns. It is often prefaced with isolated movements that will, in turn, be used with more compound or functional movements. Your ability to intentionally control, […]
Running Mechanics Analysis What Is A Running Analysis? Running technique, as well as running biomechanics, have been shown to affect a runner’s performance. Evaluating running biomechanics and kinematic patterns can help to identify the forces placed on a runner, as well as identify if these forces are potentially causing or aggravating their symptoms. A thorough […]
Spinal Manipulation What Is Spinal Manipulation? Spinal manipulation, also known as “High-Velocity Low-Amplitude Thrust” or “Spinal Manipulative Therapy,” is an ancient art and science tracing its origins to the earliest of medical practitioners. Spinal manipulation is unique compared with other manual therapy techniques in that the clinician applies a rapid impulse, or thrust, in order […]
Orthopedic Manual Therapy – What You Should Know What is Orthopedic Manual Therapy? Orthopedic manual therapy (OMT) is a broad categorical term used to describe the application of direct (hands-on) or indirect (instrument-assisted) methods by physical therapists to achieve relief from complaints in musculoskeletal pain or function. Instrument-assisted techniques can be discovered in a separate […]