Our mission is helping people move out of pain and dysfunction.
We believe that everyone has the power to heal themselves, and that every condition can be
improved. We guide and support your healing with expertise, experience and compassion.
News and Announcements
Robert Mitchener, MPT, CFP to Sit for the Orthopedic Clinical Specialist Examination
Robert will sit for the OCS exam in March – the Orthopedic Clinical Specialist is a professional designation provided by the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialists. It gives formal recognition to physical therapists with advanced clinical knowledge, experience, and skills in their area of practice and assists consumers and the health care community in identifying these physical therapists. Wish him luck on the exam!
New Research Reveals the Best Exercises
to Target Your Hip Muscles
I often see people with back and knee pain who, when I begin to test their hip strength, will say “oh, but my hips don’t hurt!”, to which I answer “maybe they should!”. Sometimes the place that hurts isn’t the “problem” – the painful knees or lower back might be bearing extra stress that should be handled by the hip joints and the muscles that surround them.
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