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What is Physical Therapy
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What is Physical Therapy?

by Keri Rogers PT, DPT (Board Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist/Fellow, American Academy of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapists) What is Physical Therapy? Physical Therapy (or PT) ...

Most Common Injuries
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Most Common Injuries

Living an active lifestyle can be a great way to stay in shape but it can also lead to some common injuries from time to...

Benefits of Foam Rolling
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Benefits of Foam Rolling

Foam rollers are one of the most popular and in-demand pieces of equipment for helping individuals with exercise and injury recovery. Coming in all shapes...

What Is the Difference Between Physical Therapy and Occupation Therapy?
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What Is the Difference Between Physical Therapy and Occupation Therapy?

The terms physical therapy (PT) and occupational therapy (OT) are sometimes confused because they do share some similarities. However, there are also some key differences...

Different Types of Headaches and What They Mean
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Different Types of Headaches and What They Mean

Most people at some point in time have experienced the throbbing pain of a headache. And when it happens, you immediately know it’s a feeling...

Winter Sports Safety Tips
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Winter Sports Safety Tips

Let us look at some of the most common cold-weather sports injuries and winter sports safety tips to help you stay healthy and avoid accidents...

Do You Need a Referral for Physical Therapy?
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Do You Need a Referral for Physical Therapy?

One of the most common misconceptions about physical therapy is that you need a referral to schedule an appointment. Some clinics are limited by state...

How Physical Therapy Helps With Disease Management
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How Physical Therapy Helps With Disease Management

Physical therapy focuses on rehabilitation, muscle strength, posture improvement, and overall well-being. While it’s often offered on its own as a path to helping patients...

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Top 5 Signs You Can Benefit From Physical Therapy

An essential part of any treatment plan is to listen to your own body and pay attention to the physical cues that signal something is...

Physical Therapist Wearing Protective Mask Performing Shoulder PNF Pattern On Female Patient Also Wearing Protective Mask
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What to Expect at a Physical Therapy Visit

It’s National Physical Therapy Month! That might not mean anything to you, but it’s a big deal to us. Mostly because it gives us a...

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Partnership

FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions by Sellers Considering A Sale or Partnership of Their Physical Therapy Practice. 1. What can I expect from a partnership with Upstream?...

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Selling Your Practice: 5 Tips for how to choose the right partner

Written by Eric Krell, Regional Vice President So you have made the decision to sell your practice but you are not quite ready to completely...