Author Archives: Farmingdale PT East

Preventing Sprained Ankles

Are you worried about spraining your ankle? At Farmingdale Physical Therapy East, we can show you the proper exercise techniques that prevent these types of injuries from happening. Our physical therapists treat those with all kinds of conditions, illnesses, and injuries, … Continue reading

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TMJ

Suffering from jaw pain? Do you constantly grind your teeth? Have pain associated with your ears or face? If so, there’s a good chance you might have TMJ.  Short for temporomandibular joint, TMJ affects roughly 15% of adults, those ages … Continue reading

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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is a debilitating condition in which the tendons in the carpal tunnel become inflamed and exert pressure on the median nerve of the arm. This causes a variety of symptoms including tingling, numbness and sometimes burning … Continue reading

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Preventing Spring Sports Injuries

In order to win and play at your highest level this spring sports season, you’ll need to prevent injuries. This may seem challenging because injuries can occur at any time, however, there are many preventative measures you can take. At … Continue reading

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Physical therapy for workplace injuries

When an employee gets injured at work, it is essential that they receive the best treatment in order to return back to their previous state of health and back to work. The best plan of action for the injured employee … Continue reading

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Why Does My Neck Hurt?

Have you ever woken up in the morning and thought, “why does my neck hurt?” Do you always experience some type of neck pain and don’t know where it occurs from? According to statistics, 85 percent of Americans have neck … Continue reading

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Physical Therapy for Workers’ Comp Injuries

Have you recently sustained an injury while sitting at your desk at work, riding in the company car, or even while attending an off-site company party? If your answer to any of those questions was “Yes”, New York state has … Continue reading

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Staying Healthy This Winter Sports Season

During the winter, many of us will be participating in countless winter activities. Sports like ice skating, skiing, and snowboarding all allow us to have fun during the colder seasons and keep us all in shape. However, it’s important to … Continue reading

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Choosing Proper Footwear In The Winter

Ever decide to take a brisk stroll through the winter sleet and slush? Only to be inevitably distressed by the seemingly endless amount of water seeping through to your socks? Trust us when we say we’ve encountered similar situations and … Continue reading

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Prevent Slips and Falls on the Ice

The vast majority of us are mentally preparing for the copious amounts of ice that will undoubtedly be coating our sidewalks and driveways. Slipping and falling on ice is an annual winter related threat that frequently causes injury for several … Continue reading

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