It happens more frequently than we would like to admit. The PT busts their hump doing tons of skilled treatment and the patient has a decrease in pain…only to credit the E-stim for the improvement in symptoms. Let’s shed a little light on this modality by understanding what it does.Read More
In an upcoming episode of the podcast we will be discussing vaccines. This is a HUGE topic and it is something many people are very passionate about. I am one of those people.Read More
In Episode 5 we talked about diets. But is dieting necessarily a good thing? Well it’s not a bad thing, but maybe we need to go beyond dieting and pursue true lifestyle changes. We also need to understand all the reasons for making these lifestyle changes, which go far beyond just dropping weight.Read More
How do physical therapists get their message out to the masses to correct the misconception of what they do and who they are? Here’s a suggestion.Read More
Ever wonder what you’re doing wrong as a patient? We’ll help you out with some common mistakes patients make that can impede their care.Read More
I've run across an interesting phenomenon in my career. If someone were to go to a mechanic and that mechanic can't fix a car, the person wouldn't walk away and say that all car mechanics are bad. Just this one didn't do a good job.
Let's be honest. Every profession has its problems. No profession is immune to it. The field of physical therapy has some big ones. After graduating from grad school I was excited to get into my field and help people. I thought I was walking into a career in an established and respected profession. That was my first mistake.Read More