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Anyone with an injury or disability wants the best rehabilitation to regain their lost function and return to productive living.  The Certified Hand Therapist (CHT) credential offers assurance to the public that the therapist has achieved a high level of competency in the profession and attends continuing education seminars to stay current within the field of hand therapy.  Certification is voluntary, available to occupational or physical therapists, and involves meeting rigorous ...
Posted on 2017-09-18
Jessica, PTA, challenges Jason with sports agility in the clinic. Jason had an ACL reconstruction in April of this year. 
Posted on 2017-09-12
Tennis elbow can quickly bring your tennis game to a halt. While this injury is commonly found in tennis players, it can also be found in chefs, construction workers, and painters. The reason behind this is because the wrist is constantly shifting from a flexed forward position to an extended back position. The muscles in the forearm that work the wrist also connect into the outside of the elbow. When constantly being stretched and contracted the tendons in the elbow begin to wear and tear. This...
Posted on 2017-09-12
Southwest Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Clinic, September 8th, 2017 at 07:00
     World Physical Therapy Day 2017 Founded in 1951 to help promote the physical therapy profession: showcasing the significant role the profession makes to the health and wellbeing of the global population. This year's message- Physical Activity for life! Physical therapists keep people moving through interventions which maximize strength and mobility. Through advice and exercise programs, physical therapists support people of all ages to achieve activity goals.  ...
Posted on 2017-09-08
So you injure your back and go to the doctor for help. You are examined and then some X-rays and maybe an MRI. The doctor then comes back with some type of term, called a diagnosis you might have heard before but don’t know what it specifically means, or some other Latin gobbledygook that you have NO idea about. So in this Blog, I will attempt to explain all of the in’s and out’s of “back injury terminology”. Click here to reference another blog about the ...
Posted on 2017-08-29
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