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Treatment for Cerebral Palsy

Cerebral palsy, a condition marked by spastic paralysis or what can be referred to as impaired muscle coordination, has its origin at birth or before birth. Cerebral palsy is a condition that can be treated through physical therapy. For patients to get the help they need, choosing a physical therapist who knows what they’re doing […]

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What is Ultrasound Therapy?

Ultrasound therapy is a popular method of treatment used by our physical therapy in Brooklyn at Madison Physical Therapy. It involves transferring sound waves with frequencies greater than the human sound spectrum (above 20 kilohertz). The energy from sound waves can be used to treat specific areas of tissue to help with relieving pain in […]

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What is a Torn Meniscus?

What is a meniscus? The meniscus is a very small piece of cartilage; one so small that it is hard to believe that tearing it can cause so much pain. The meniscus cartilage is small and c-shaped, and there are three that protect and cushion the knee joint: one between the thigh bone and shin […]

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How To Maintain Your Your Weight Through The Spring Sports Season

Exercise increases the rate at which the body burns calories, accelerates the muscles, burns fat, promotes body flexibility, and improves general health. During the off season of a sport, it may be difficult to maintain a healthy weight. Our physical therapy in Brooklyn at Madison Physical Therapy can help you maintain your physique if you’re injured […]

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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Do you sometimes feel a tingling sensation in your hand or wrist? If so, you might be suffering from carpal tunnel syndrome. At Madison Physical Therapy, we can help you with a variety of techniques including hand and wrist exercises, modalities, and lifestyle modifications. Depending on the severity of your CTS, we can help you […]

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Physical Therapy For Bunionectomies

What is a bunion? A bunion is a bony bump that forms at the joint of a toe, typically the big toe. This bump can develop over time causing pain, discomfort, and sometimes issues with walking. Because of this, bunion surgery also known as a bunionectomy is used to remove the bunion and fix any […]

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What Does Manual Therapy Do?

Manual therapy is used by physical therapists to treat a wide variety of injuries and conditions. At Madison Physical Therapy in Brooklyn, this approach is used in conjunction with other therapies and modalities in order to provide the most optimal treatment plan. Depending on your bodily condition, our therapists will be able to use various […]

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Physical Therapy for Total Joint Replacement

Have you recently undergone total joint replacement and are looking for physical therapy? Our >physical therapist in Bay Ridge can help you with your recovery process. We treat patients of all ages who are trying to get full range and motion back. We understand that the recovery process after this surgical procedure can be difficult, […]

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Achilles Tendon

If you recently suffered an injury to your Achilles tendon, physical therapy could be just what you need. At Madison Physical Therapy in Sheepshead Bay, we will show you the proper techniques to heal your Achilles tendon, including things you can do to relieve the pain. Depending on the severity and the source of your […]

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