As we age, we deal with many age-related conditions that make life harder. One of those conditions is osteoporosis. Osteoporosis is a condition caused by mineral deficiency that results in low bone density among those who suffer from it. Additionally, people with
Physical therapists at Absolute Physical Therapy understand the pain and injury that wrist fractures can cause to an individual. A wrist fracture is technically a broken wrist which can occur in any of the ten bones that make up the wrist including
Laser is by definition an electromagnetic radiation (like sunlight) whose main feature is to transport a high amount of energy on a small area. This energy is focused on the tissues to treat or to cause a photochemical reaction within the cells
What is a Joint Replacement? Joint replacement surgery consists of replacing, in part or completely, the affected joint by a prosthesis. It allows later use with good mobility, improved joint function, thus relieving the patient with their pain. In most cases, it
Plantar Fasciopathy is a lesion of the foot caused by stretching or rupture of the plantar “fascia,” a fibrous membrane that runs from the heel bone to the base of the toes. This membrane is, somehow, the “floor” of the foot. It
Achilles Tendinopathy is the injury of the Achilles’ tendon. The Achilles’ tendon connects the calf muscles to the heel bone. This condition mostly affects athletes, but it is not limited to them. Achilles tendinopathy can cause pain, swelling, and limit movement.