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Introducing Dry Needling

Primacare now has TWO therapist who are certified in Dry Needling, Dr. Ram Shahani PT, DPT, OCS, MBA and Dr. Jital Pancholi PT, DPT. What is Dry Needling? Dry Needling is an integrative therapeutic modality for soft tissue dysfunction. Dry … Continue reading

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Vestibular Rehab…

Primacare Physical Therapy & wellness It’s A Balancing Act-Vestibular Rehabilitation Therapy The vestibular system includes the parts of the inner ear and brain that hep control balance and eye movements. If the system is damaged by disease, aging, or injury, … Continue reading

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About Physical Therapists

Physical therapists can help improve or restore the mobility you need to move forward with your life. If you are looking for a possible alternative to surgery and/or pain medication, consider a physical therapist. Your Physical Therapist Can Help You With: … Continue reading

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Physical Therapist’s Guide to Chronic Pain Syndromes

Chronic pain is a condition that occurs when the brain concludes there is a threat to a person’s well-being based on the many signals it receives from the body. This condition can and often does occur independently of any actual … Continue reading

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The Role of Physical Therapists in The Treatment and Prevention of Obesity

   More and more physical therapists are becoming Doctors in Physical Therapy as a result of our profession’s decision to go that route, I think it is important that we take a step up from what we are “used to … Continue reading

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Inflammatory Arthritis

Inflammatory arthritis can have disabling effects on otherwise healthy adults and children. In both primary care and specialty settings, clinicians may face challenges when selecting effective treatments for patients experiencing the sequelae of inflammatory arthritis. Inflammatory arthritis is characterized by inflammation … Continue reading

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Physical Therapist’s Guide to Plantar Fasciitis

Plantar fasciitis is a condition causing heel pain. Supporting the arch, the plantar fascia, a thick band of tissue connecting the heel to the ball of the foot, can become inflamed or can tear. You experience pain when you put … Continue reading

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Osteoporosis and Aquatic Therapy

Osteoporosis and Aquatic Therapy Use the aquatic environment to balance safety with intensive therapies Aquatics  Approximately 10 million Americans are living with osteoporosis and another 34 million are at risk for the disease, based on statistics from the National Osteoporosis … Continue reading

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Physical Therapist’s Guide to Jaw Fracture (Temporomandibular Joint Fracture)

What Is Temporomandibular Joint Fracture (Jaw Fracture)? Like any other joint in the body, the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) can be broken, most likely due to a fall or trauma to the face. The jaw most commonly breaks along the condyles, … Continue reading

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Physical Therapist’s Guide to Degenerative Disk Disease…

  How Can a Physical Therapist Help? Your physical therapist’s overall purpose is to help you continue to participate in your daily activities and life roles. The therapist will design a treatment program based on both the findings of the … Continue reading

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