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Hip Replacement Recovery Exercises

Physical therapy can be an optimal solution if you have undergone a procedure for hip replacement surgery. At Madison Physical Therapy, our physical therapy in Brooklyn can give recovering patients the necessary care and attention needed to help set them on the path to a speedy recovery. Having a hip replaced is difficult to recover […]

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Physical Therapy for Tendonitis

Unfortunately, painful injuries such as tendonitis can occur throughout the body. Depending on the location of the affected area and extent of discomfort, your condition may call for treatment from physical therapy. Madison Physical Therapy offers physical therapy in Bay Ridge with specialists that treat clients to give them optimal pain relief. There are a […]

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Men’s Health Month

Health is Wealth! June is Men’s health month and it is never too late to start taking care of yourself! Men have a life expectancy that is five years shorter than women. This June, change your health habits to ensure that your health is a top priority. Here are some ways you can consistently practice […]

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Recovering from a Dislocation

What is Dislocation? A dislocation is a common injury that occurs when two bones that are connected at a joint separate or move out of place. This condition can typically affect the knees, hips, fingers, or shoulders. Because the bones have been moved out of place, you may experience pain and immobilization. Dislocation should be […]

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Relief for Back Spasms

Back spasms are described as involuntary tightening or cramping of the muscles in the back. A spasm can also be a sprain or a strain, and it feels like a “knot.” The spasms can be brought on by injury, swelling, or dehydration. The sudden and painful tightening of a spasm occurs sporadically, lasting anywhere from […]

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Recovery from a Discectomy

The spinal discs located within your back serve an essential purpose as they act as round cushions that absorb shock and pressure. These discs protect the neural cord and surrounding nerves and are composed of a jelly-like substance that helps to decrease friction and allow your spine to be more flexible. When the disc ruptures […]

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Physical Therapy for Your Balance Disorder

At some point in our lives, we have all been struck with the feeling of becoming unsteady, uncoordinated, or dizzy. Some individuals are hit with this feeling every day as they cope with balance disorders. >Balance disorders can be caused by a variety of factors, such as head injuries, migraines, and motion sickness. There are […]

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Get Ready for Baseball Season!

As spring approaches, that means baseball season is starting to begin. Whether it’s improving your swing or working on your curveball, taking the time to prepare and train for your sport is crucial. Without proper exercise and preparation, not only will your game suffer, but you may be at risk of getting a future injury […]

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What Are Nerve Entrapments?

Nerve entrapments, also known as nerve compression syndrome, results in the squeezing or compacting of a nerve in a specific location. Common areas this could occur in includes your limbs, torso, and extremities. When too much pressure is put on the nerve, it can disrupt its function and cause pain. While resting usually does the […]

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Physical Therapy for Joint Replacement

Total joint replacement is an invasive procedure in which an abnormal or damaged joint is replaced with a special implant called a prosthesis. A prosthesis is a unique metal, plastic, or ceramic device designed to imitate the movement of a joint. Joint replacements are meant to help patients reduce pain and help their overall health. […]

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