COVID recovery

Post-COVID Recovery is Necessary – and Becoming Widely Available

Post-COVID Recovery is Necessary – and Becoming Widely Available This article about post-COVID recovery was written by Michael Kamme, PT, Cert MDT – Senior Physical Therapist Since COVID-19 first appeared in the United States, medical professionals have scrambled to find ways to accurately – and adequately – treat patients. The first priority is to ensure…

avoid chronic disease

How to Avoid Chronic Disease with Regular Physical Activity

How to Avoid Chronic Disease with Regular Physical Activity This article was written by Domeryne Pascua, MAG, SPT, Doctor of Physical Therapy, class of 2022, Kinetix Advanced Physical Therapy, Inc. What does “Chronic Disease” mean? Chronic diseases are broadly defined as any medical condition that lasts for at least a full year that requires ongoing…

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Laser Therapy: Another Tool in the Physical Therapist’s Arsenal

Laser Therapy: Another Tool in the Physical Therapist’s Arsenal This blog article about using laser therapy to reduce pain or immobility caused by chronic conditions was written by Maureen Madden, PT, OSC For many people with chronic conditions, traditional physical therapy modalities get them back to most activities, but some people still experience a lingering…

chronic illness

How Telehealth Expands Physical Therapy for Patients with Chronic Illness

How Telehealth Expands Physical Therapy for Patients with Chronic Illness This article about expanding access to physical therapy for patients with chronic illness by utilizing Telehealth services was written by Katie McBeth at Clinicient. While COVID-19 created plenty of disruptions, the pandemic also shone a spotlight on existing gaps in the healthcare industry. Luckily, these…

chronic diseases

Physical Therapy Gives Patients With Chronic Diseases The Ability to Take Charge of Their Health

Physical Therapy Gives Patients With Chronic Diseases The Ability to Take Charge of Their Health It’s no secret that participating in physical activity helps improve a person’s health over time. Short term, being active has the potential to boost your mood – reducing depression and anxiety, helping you to feel energized, and giving your sleep…

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Prioritizing Patient Needs to Remove Barriers to to Physical Therapy

Prioritizing Patient Needs to Remove Barriers to to Physical Therapy This blog about prioritizing patient needs and providing easy access to physical therapy care was written by Judith Nelson, PTA Northwell STARS Rehabilitation After an injury or illness, long term success and recovery are the patient’s primary goals. What it takes to achieve these goals…