Physical Therapy Blog
After treating over 25,000 patients, we’ve learned a lot. Our blog is aimed at sharing our physical therapy expertise to help people like you answer questions, prevent injury, or know when it is time to seek treatment.
Are you suffering from chronic lower back pain? Has this resulted in you having to miss a lot of work days? If so, then know that you share the same woes with millions of other people in the United States. In fact, more than 31 million people experience these highly...read more
You know that weird tape you see on people who have sprained ankles or torn muscles? Yeah, that's kinesio tape. It might look useless, but this tape actually is working harder than you think. Curious? You should be. After all, it can really save your back, knee, leg,...read more
The physical therapy profession entails a lot of different roles, however, some people mistake physical therapist with an occupational therapist. An occupational therapist evaluates and improves functional abilities due to physical impairment. They help you get back...read more
If you're one of the 60,000 Americans diagnosed with Parkinson's or have a loved one suffering from this disease, then it's likely you'll want to know the treatment options available. Rest assured you're in the right place because throughout this blog post we'll be...read more
Chicago. Home to architectural marvels like the Lincoln Park Zoo, South Pond's Pavillion, Marina City, and the Rookery, just to name a few. Its skyline is ranked as one of the most beautiful in the world, and one that never ceases to make jaws drop. Not to mention...read more
Hip replacement surgery can sound scary, but it's actually a very common and successful procedure. Do you know what to expect if you or someone you love has a hip replacement scheduled? It's much easier to face a major medical procedure if you know what to expect...read more