Tag Archives: Farmingdale Physical Therapist

Patellofemoral Syndrome

Patellofemoral syndrome is a condition that is categorized by pain around the kneecap; also referred to as “runner’s knee”. Although this type of pain can happen to a variety of people, it is most common in people who participate in … Continue reading

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The Benefits of Therapeutic Ultrasound

Therapeutic ultrasound therapy is a cutting-edge modality that uses ultrasonic sound waves to heal a wide range of different injuries and ailments. Therapeutic ultrasounds are specifically designed for healing muscle and tissue injuries. For this procedure, an ultrasound machine is … 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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Benefits of Physical Therapy for Plantar Fasciitis

One of the more common foot ailments, plantar fasciitis is when the thick band of tissues that run across the bottom part of your feet begin to flare up, which creates inflammation. This band of tissue (plantar fascia) is connected … Continue reading

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Physical Therapy and Headaches

A common belief amongst patients is that physical therapy primarily focuses on specific body parts, such as rehabilitation of the legs or lower back. But physical therapy can also be utilized to treat neurological conditions, such as headaches. Everyone experiences … Continue reading

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Poor Posture And Back Pain

Suffering From Back Pain? If you suffer from lower back pain, you may have poor posture to blame.  Millions of Americans have office jobs that center around sitting at a desk all day, staring at a computer screen.  This combination … Continue reading

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Whiplash Treatment in Farmingdale

After a car accident or other trauma, you may not be fully aware of the extent of the complications you may encounter. One very common condition that may arise as a result of a sudden trauma is neck strain; more … Continue reading

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