Rehabilitation

22 Jun 20
All About the Back!

In this episode of Benefit Bodies, our Anatomy Blog Series, we will examine the anatomy of your Back. The back is comprised of many different structures that provide both stability and mobility of the body.  via GIPHY   via GIPHY Structure The back’s structure is composed of the vertebral column. It is also called the […]

3 Jun 20
Direct Access To Physical Therapy Treatment FAQs

“As of January 1, 2015, all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and the US Virgin Islands allow patients to seek some level of treatment from a licensed physical therapist without a prescription or referral from a physician.” – apta.org However, depending on the state, there may be some limitations. According to the American Physical […]

30 Apr 20
Study Shows PT Bests Steroid Injections for Knee Osteoarthritis

To wrap up our study of the knee this April, we wanted to share more real-life situations where Physical Therapy should be first choice in treating pain and injuries instead of more invasive treatment. We previously covered some basic Knee Anatomy and ACL Rehabilitation after ACL Reconstruction Surgery. Now we’ll look at Osteoarthritis in the […]

22 Apr 20
ACL Reconstruction, Rehabilitation and Return to Play

“I TORE MY ACL!” This is, unfortunately, not an uncommon cry from athletes in 2020. In fact, one of the must common knee injuries amongst all athletes is an ACL injury. If you remember from our knee post  the Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL)  is one of the mighty four ligaments in the knee that is […]

3 Apr 20
Knee Anatomy : Part.1

         ⛹️‍♀️The ABC’S of Anato-Knee!           (Anatomy of the Knee)🤾‍♂️ At BeneFIT Physical Therapy our Doctors of Physical Therapy have studied more than an arm and a leg’s worth of human physical anatomy to be able to properly administer orthopedic and sports based PT. Anatomy is a key […]