Posts Tagged ‘Brooklyn Physical Therapist’

Osteoporosis

The Myths of Osteoporosis Osteoporosis is a condition in which the bones become thinner, making them more weak and brittle. The bones can become so brittle that even a cough or bending over can cause a fracture. People with osteoporosis often break bones in the hip, spine, and wrist. If you are suffering from osteoporosis, […]

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Discectomy

As we use back support in every aspect of our lives, any kind of back pain is both irritating and interfering. Aside from the direct physical agony, the limited motion and inability to perform has various effects on all our daily activities. The need for this type of spine surgery usually stems from problems with […]

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Radiculopathy

Are you noticing any numbness, tingling, or weakness stemming from your back into another portion of your body? If so, perhaps you are suffering from Radiculopathy. Radiculopathy is a condition due to a pinched or compressed nerve in one of the three segments of the back. The spine is broken down into the cervical spine […]

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Frozen Shoulder and End Range Mobilization

>Madison Physical Therapy located in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn and Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn has worked with many patients to give them safe, and effective physical therapy. Specializing in pain, injury, and mobility rehabilitation, they are here to treat frozen shoulders with end range mobilization in a trustworthy and effective way. Frozen shoulder refers to the stiffness, […]

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Laminectomy

If you suffer from spinal stenosis, you may need a laminectomy. A laminectomy is an operation used to reduce pressure on the spinal nerves. In order to do this, your surgeon will remove the bone that protects the spinal canal. Surgery begins with an incision in the lower back. The pedicle and lamina bones are […]

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Physical Therapy for Stroke Patients in Brooklyn

The aftermath of a stroke can be one of the biggest challenge one might face. After a stroke, it is common to receive some degree of brain damage resulting from the brain’s blood circulation disruption. For many stroke victims, the relearning of basic skills such as bathing, dressing themselves, eating, and walking are necessary. If […]

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Sciatica

Self-care references the use of ice-pack treatment and physical therapy routine to predominantly address the physical location of your pain and help with lubricative movement around the area. Our non-invasive pain management establishes an accessible routine that you can improve on and feel achieved results. Ice-pack treatment is a remedy that can be done by […]

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Muscle Strains and Spasms

Muscle strains and spasms are something not to ignore. It is important to recuperate from the problem so you can live a better daily life. A torn muscle is commonly neglected medically, and should be treated through physical therapy to make sure there are no misdiagnoses. The question remains, how do we obtain a muscle […]

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Sciatica

Sciatica refers to the tingling of pain that originates in the lower back and is felt down one or both legs along the Sciatica nerve. This is a highly common condition, affecting more than 3 million Americans each year. At Madison PT, our expert team of physical therapists treat this condition regularly; while this painful […]

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Nerve Impingement

When nerves are compressed they tend to give mixed signals to the brain causing spontaneous feelings of pain, numbness, and weakness. Nerve impingement occurs when joints between the spine’s vertebrae put pressure on nerves. While random pain and numbness seem common when someone experiences nerve impingement they have the potential to experience prolonged as well […]

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