Posts Tagged ‘Sheepshead Bay Physical Therapist’

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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Kinesio Taping

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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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Physical Therapy and Activities of Daily Living Improvement

If you are looking for a physical therapist in Sheepshead Bay to help improve your quality of life, we can provide you with physical therapy treatment and recommended activities that will help promote your overall health. By regularly including these activities in your daily routine, you can potentially avoid health complications. We treat various types […]

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Types Of Ischemic Strokes

What Is An Ischemic Stroke?: An ischemic stroke is one of the most common types of strokes. In fact, according to the American Heart Association, they account for about 87% of all stroke cases. Ischemic strokes occur when a foreign mass (commonly a fatty deposit or blood clot) blocks the movement of blood within a […]

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Gait Training in Sheepshead Bay and Bay Ridge

How Can Physical Therapy Help Treat Gait? In simple terms, gait is the pattern in which a person walks. Doctors can often discover a lot about a person based on their gait. Skeletal, neurological and muscular problems can all be determined by one’s walking pattern. At Madison Physical Therapy in Bay Ridge and Sheepshead Bay […]

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Nerve Entrapments

Nerves are vital components of the human body as they serve to direct and deliver messages produced by the brain to other areas of the body. Sometimes, however, nerves can become compressed or pinched, causing pain and discomfort. Compression may be caused by a variety of factors, including: Repetitive motions Holding your body in one […]

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Sheepshead Bay Physical Therapist

Before people consider visiting a physical therapist, they often ponder what exactly a physical therapist does and what the benefits are. A physical therapist is a licensed professional trained to help patients manage pain and improve or restore full mobility. They often are a good alternative to expensive, dangerous, surgeries and medications that may not […]

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Physical Therapy for Bursitis in Sheepshead Bay

Bursitis is a painful condition that results from an inflamed bursa. Bursae are fluid-filled sacs in several areas of the body that serve to cushion movement and reduce friction. Most commonly, bursitis happens as a result of repetitive stress or impact on a particular joint, such as the shoulder, elbow, or hip. Bursitis can also […]

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Physical Therapy for Cerebral Palsy in Brooklyn, NY

Caused by brain damage during development, Cerebral Palsy (CP) is a neurological disorder that consists of motor function impairments. Motor function impairments include but are not limited to: difficulties articulating speech difficulties walking difficulties expressing emotions due to impairments in the facial muscles. People suffering from cerebral palsy typically have difficulty performing procedural movement tasks […]

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