Preparing for Your Visit with a Physical Therapist

Preparing for Your Visit with a Physical Therapist

Physical therapists are highly educated, licensed health care professionals who help patients improve or restore mobility, and in many cases helping patients reduce pain, and avoid the need for surgery and the long-term use of prescription medications…
Avoid Addictive Opioids - Choose Physical Therapy for Safe Pain Management

Avoid Addictive Opioids - Choose Physical Therapy for Safe Pain Management

No one wants to live in pain. But no one should put their health at risk in an effort to be pain free. Doctor-prescribed opioids are appropriate in some cases, but they just mask the pain—and opioid risks include depression, overdose, and…
Americans Prefer Non-Drug Treatment for Pain, Find Physical Therapy Most Effective Option

Americans Prefer Non-Drug Treatment for Pain, Find Physical Therapy Most Effective Option

Despite the nation's alarming opioid epidemic, a new survey has found that Americans prefer a nondrug approach to pain treatment. The research brief (Americans Prefer Drug-Free Pain Management Over Opioids), released in early September 2017,…