Category: Health and Wellness

Herniated Discs Can Be Painful

Herniated Discs Can Be Painful – Here’s How to Tell if You Have One

April 10th, 2021

Did You Know Physical Therapy Could Help Relieve Pain Caused by Herniated Discs? Could you have herniated disc pain? This type of pain can sneak up on you. You’re sitting comfortably watching TV and when you stand up, there’s a sharp pain that radiates through your back. If you’re experiencing pain in your lower back,

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Physical Therapist

Why You Should Choose Physical Therapy Over Prescription Medication

March 20th, 2021

Medication Can Be Expensive….And Addicting. Do you suffer from acute or chronic pain that makes it hard for you to get the things done every day that you need to do? Have you found yourself panicking when you run out of your prescription medication because otherwise, you have no way to manage your discomfort levels?

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Physical Therapist

5 Reasons Physical Therapy Is An Excellent Treatment Option

March 10th, 2021

You Don’t Have To Live In Pain Forever! Is your everyday life being affected by acute or chronic pain? Are you struggling to recover from back pain, joint pain, or an injury caused by a car accident? Whatever condition you might be facing, our clinic doors are open. We encourage you to contact Elliott Physical

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Herniated Disc Pain

How Physical Therapy Can Relieve Herniated Disc Pain

February 10th, 2021

Your Pain Ends Here. Do you ever find yourself complaining of lower back pain that just won’t quit? You might have a herniated disc. Herniated discs can occur anywhere along the spine, but the lower back area is the spot most commonly affected. Back pain can be caused by tons of different medical conditions, but

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Joint Pain

Is Joint Pain Making Simple Activities Seem Difficult? It’s Time to Seek Help.

January 20th, 2021

Do you have more trouble getting dressed or penning handwritten notes than you once did? Are you having trouble keeping up with basic demands of your job? Do you look for excuses to withdraw from some of your favorite activities simply because it hurts to move? Joint pain can turn even the most routine tasks

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Stress-Related Headaches

Stress no more over stress-related headaches! Physical Therapy can help relieve the pain.

January 10th, 2021

Can you feel it? Starting with tension in your neck or shoulders and creeping upward through the base of your skull? You may have even tried stretching and optimizing your work station, but if you are suffering from stress-related headaches, you know that the only relief comes from either reducing stress or taking medication. Why

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Pre and post-surgical rehab

What are the benefits of pre and post-surgical rehab?

December 20th, 2020

Pre and post surgical rehab is often recommended for those having orthopedic surgery. These types of surgeries could include foot, ankle, knee, hip, wrist, hand, shoulder, neck, and spine surgeries. Rehab can, however, be beneficial for just about any type of surgical procedure. A physical therapist at Elliott Physical Therapy can put together both a

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Chronic joint pain

Frustrated by your chronic joint pain? See how physical therapy can help relieve arthritis pain.

December 10th, 2020

The latest study revealed an estimated 54.4 million US adults have diagnosed arthritis—about 1 in 4 Americans. Of those, about 27% report experiencing severe joint pain. Types of Arthritis There are many types of arthritis, but osteoarthritis is the most common type. The cushioning surface on the bones wears away, and bone rubs against bone.

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Back and Neck Pain

Treat Your Back and Neck Pain with Our Advanced PT Methods

November 20th, 2020

Did you know that studies say approximately 90% of people will be plagued by back or neck pain at some point in their lives? While it is a common complaint, it can sometimes be difficult to determine where the pain is originating on your own. Sometimes pain in one area can travel to another part

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The Role of Physical Therapy in Relieving Chronic Pain

November 10th, 2020

Chronic pain affects more than 100 million people in the U.S. and 20-30% of the global population, reports the National Institutes of Health Office of Disease Prevention. Moreover, experts predict chronic pain will increase in prevalence as people age into later adulthood. Finding relief for pain also continues to evolve, especially as health providers become

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