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How Orthopaedic Pillows Can Give You The Sleep You’re Missing Out On

As the population of the United States ages, one in seven people is afflicted with orthopaedic problems. To break down the medical-ese, orthopaedic practice applies to anything that has to do with treating musculoskeletal issues. Chronic aches, pain management procedures, breaks, sports rehabilitation, trauma, and physical therapy treatments all fall under the umbrella of orthopaedic […]

CUBITAL TUNNEL SYNDROME: WHAT IS IT AND HOW CAN IT BE TREATED?

Cubital tunnel syndrome, also known as ulnar nerve entrapment, is the second most common type of nerve entrapment treated in an orthopaedic center after carpal tunnel syndrome. Those who suffer from cubital tunnel syndrome may experience pain along the inside of the elbow or in the hand. Tingling and numbness, like that of carpal tunnel […]

WHAT CAN I EXPECT DURING KNEE REPLACEMENT THERAPY?

Knee replacement therapy and rehabilitation are absolutely essential to ensuring your total knee replacement surgery is a long-term success. By pushing yourself and following the instructions of your physical therapist, you can begin to make improvements vital to your everyday life. According to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, up to 4.7 million Americans were […]

DO YOU HAVE A LARGE ROTATOR CUFF TEAR? THIS LATEST TECHNIQUE MAY BE THE PROCEDURE FOR YOU!

Superior Capsular Reconstruction Do you have shoulder pain and a diagnosed rotator cuff tear?  Or did a previous surgery just not help you like you thought it might?  A superior capsular reconstruction may be a potential procedure for you! What Is Superior Capsular Reconstruction? Superior capsular reconstruction is a recently developed surgical technique for the […]

3 FOOT THERAPY EXERCISES FOR THE INJURED ATHLETE

Foot injuries are unfortunately common among athletes due to overuse, improper technique, and accidents on the field. It’s essential for an athlete to receive physical therapy treatment after an injury or surgery to properly heal and return to everyday activities including sports. Foot injury therapy exercises may be recommended by a physical therapist after a […]

CE EVENT: BLOOD FLOW RESTRICTION REHABILIATION

Owens Recovery Science – Blood Flow Restriction  Blood Flow Restriction Rehabilitation (BFR) is a paradigm shifting intervention for the rehabilitation professional with over 160 peer-reviewed articles in the scientific literature. By applying a tourniquet briefly and intermittently to an exercising limb you can induce significant and substantial strength, hypertrophy and endurance changes while using a very […]