Category: Physical Therapy

Common Injuries Treated in Sports Medicine

June 20, 2019

Participating in organized activity or being on a sports team are healthy and fun ways to get in shape and reach your fitness goals. However, they often require training and intense exercise which carries the risk of injury. When dealing with any sports-related injury, you’ll likely be referred to a sports medicine physician. Sports medicine […]

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How to Stay Active with an Injured Knee

May 23, 2019

Recovering from a knee injury can sometimes be a slow process. It can especially put a damper on your workout routine if your injury resulted from a routine workout or team sport, and you’re eager to get active again. It’s important to be careful and take it easy during your recovery period, and there are […]

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Occupational Therapy vs. Physical Therapy: What’s the Difference?

April 12, 2019

The fields of occupational therapy (OT) and physical therapy (PT) often get confused. Both specialties include hands-on treatment to help people recover and perform everyday tasks, but each field takes a unique approach in how it helps individuals get back to their normal routines. One key difference between OT and PT is that OT focuses […]

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Celebrating 50 Years of Physical Therapy Assistants

March 15, 2019

When you come to Campbell Clinic for physical therapy, you are likely to interact with one of our amazing physical therapy assistants (PTAs). It is hard to imagine our clinic without these diligent workers, but a little more than 50 years ago, the occupation didn’t even exist! While the idea for physical therapy assistants sparked […]

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Physical Therapy and Recovery Go Hand-in-Hand

March 1, 2019

Physical therapists diagnose, manage and treat disorders of the musculoskeletal and nervous system. They utilize a variety of medical equipment and modalities, as well as manual skills, to treat a wide range of injuries and conditions. The primary goals of physical therapy include reducing pain, restoring mobility and improving overall functional levels. Subspecialties include spine […]

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