What do you think is causing your back pain? Could it be a herniated disc? Find out.

What do you think is causing your back pain? Could it be a herniated disc? Find out.

July 15th, 2020

Has anyone ever told you they have a “slipped disc”? This term is actually a misnomer since discs don’t really “slip” but either degenerate, bulge, or herniate. Fortunately, a physical therapist can treat all these issues to resolve your back pain! The latter condition, called a disc herniation, occurs when the outer layer of the

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Hip and Knee Pain Relief

Hip and Knee Pain Relief with Physical Therapy

July 5th, 2020

There are so many causes of hip and knee pain, from excess weight to sports injuries, advancing age to repetitive motion injuries. Whatever the cause of your hip and/or knee pain, if you are experiencing it regularly you need to find a way to manage it. Many people use medications like anti-inflammatories to minimize their

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Reduce Opioid Consumption

Reduce Opioid Consumption and Feel Better with Physical Therapy

June 15th, 2020

Long-term opioid consumption is not a good strategy for managing chronic pain. In addition to the risk of addiction, opioids simply alleviate the symptoms (pain) of a larger problem. For very real, measurable improvement over chronic pain, physical therapy has been proven to be a much better option than opioids or other pharmaceutical painkillers. If

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