October is National Physical Therapy Month. This year, the topic chosen by the APTA is #ChoosePT. So what is #ChoosePT? “It is about raising awareness about physical therapy and [...]
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Studies Show Simple Things Work To Improve Mobility And Reduce Your Risk Of Falling It’s fall prevention month here at Optimum Wellness Centers! Losing muscle mass, decreased reaction [...]
Many people have Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, but what is COPD and what can physical therapy do for it? Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease is caused by destruction of the [...]
Types Of Stretches And What They Are Used For There are many different forms of stretching, and they have different purposes. As stretching has been around in [...]
June is Scoliosis Awareness month. And since a large part of our practice here at Optimum Wellness Centers is spine health, we have decided to highlight scoliosis and some [...]
Recognize Stroke Symptoms With The F.A.S.T Acronym From CDC As physical therapists, we see most stroke patients as part of their recovery process. As a result, we learn a lot [...]
NIH reports 16.9% of all adults have a rotator cuff tear and don't even know it... Have you or a loved one been diagnosed with shoulder impingement or [...]
Did you know 1 in 60 Americans live with brain injury related disabilities? March is Brain Injury Awareness Month Is It just a Minor Fall? “It was [...]
COVID has caused accessibility improvements that physical therapists have been calling for for years... Accessibility is something that is readily spoken about in Physical Therapy, but not as [...]
Does your back hurt again? The latest evidence-based clinical guidelines lead to lower surgery and epidural injection rates... Book Appointment Clinical guidelines show early physical therapy intervention reduces [...]