Monthly Archives: August 2019

Raising Concussion Awareness

A concussion is a traumatic brain injury typically caused by a blow to the head.  Concussions are incredibly common with there being around 3 million sports or recreation-related concussions reported each year.  However, it is also found that about half … Continue reading

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How to Begin an Exercise Routine

If you are in the process of beginning an exercise routine and are seeking physical therapy near Bethpage, Farmingdale Physical Therapy East offers fitness evaluations to assess your current physical status.  This can help us to determine what your body … Continue reading

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The Importance of Ergonomics

Unfortunately, the workplace can be quite hazardous, and there can be fatal injuries that occur. Ergonomics is considered to be the study between the environment, safety, and efficiency of workers at the workplace. This is essential to the success of … Continue reading

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Physical Therapy for Hip Pain

Overview: The Hip The hip is the grandest ball-and-socket joint in the body, and with size comes strength. This strong joint is where the femur connects to the acetabulum (socket). Cartilage is located between the connection of the two bones … Continue reading

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Baseball Injuries

On the East Coast, spring and summer mean one thing to a lot of people; baseball season. For competitive players, this means practice, doubleheaders, tournaments, and workouts. This intensive schedule that is very common for baseball players presents a likely … Continue reading

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