Physical Therapy

Riding a Bike After a Hip Replacement – A Helpful Guide

Riding A Bike After A Hip Replacement

Riding a bike is not only fun, but it’s also great exercise. After a hip replacement, it can be a fantastic way to stay active. You can quickly return to cycling during a successful rehabilitation program. Patients often report that getting a hip replacement is the best decision they ever made! It can restore mobility, …

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When Can I Drive After a Knee Replacement – A Helpful Guide

When Can I Drive After A Knee Replacement

One of the most common questions we get after a total knee replacement is, “when can I drive again?” Even though everyone heals at different rates, we can help you determine when it’s safe to drive after a knee replacement. It also makes a difference whether you have a knee replacement on the right knee …

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Skiing After a Total Knee Replacement – What You Need to Know

Skiing After A Total Knee Replacement

A total knee replacement can be an intimidating procedure. Yet, the vast majority of patients have significant improvements to the quality of life and recreational activities! If returning to skiing is on your radar, you’ll likely have great success. There are a few things you’ll need to know about approaching this goal after a total …

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Cycling After Arthroscopic Hip Surgery – What You Need to Know

Cycling After Arthroscopic Hip Surgery – What You Need To Know

The hip is a strong and complex joint, yet not immune to injury or dysfunction. Arthroscopic hip surgery, also known as a hip scope, is used to diagnose or treat non-arthritic issues at this joint.   Returning to cycling after a hip scope can easily be beneficial and successful. Though just because it is a minimally …

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Hyaluronic Acid VS Total Knee Replacement: A Helpful Guide

Hyaluronic Acid VS Total Knee Replacement A Helpful Guide

If your knees are making more noise than the creaky old stairs you are trying to ascend, it may be time to talk to your doctor about hyaluronic acid injections or a total knee replacement. These two solutions are vastly different, and one is much less extreme than the other. You may be wondering what …

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Platelet-Rich-Plasma Injections vs Hyaluronic Acid for Knee Arthritis

Platelet-Rich-Plasma Injections vs Hyaluronic Acid for Knee Arthritis

Living with pain from arthritis in your joints is not fun and is downright debilitating at times. Knee joint pain can be some of the worst. If you’re struggling to make it through the day when it feels like someone is jabbing an icepick through your joint, it’s time to find a solution. There have …

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Do Physical Therapists Qualify for a Medical Professional Home Loan?

Do Physical Therapists Qualify for Physician Home Loans

With the cost of earning a Doctor of Physical Therapy getting more expensive, it’s expected to graduate with huge education loans. The amount of student loan debt can be daunting!  As you start your first job as a PT and begin planning for the life goals such as starting a family, updating the leaky high …

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