Posts Tagged ‘South Brooklyn Physical Therapist’

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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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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Cartilage Tears

Tough, yet flexible, cartilage is the main type of connective tissue found in the human body. Despite its strengths, not having its own blood supply ultimately puts the cartilage at a disadvantage, making it difficult to restore its complex systems once disrupted. Thankfully, through a combination of physical therapy and preventative techniques, patients with cartilage […]

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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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