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bayonne physical therapists frozen shoulder

Our Bayonne physical therapists can guide you through all stages of treatment for frozen shoulder

by ggargiulo, February 12, 2019

The shoulder is the most mobile joint in the body, and whether you realize it or not, you use it just about every time you move your arm. This is why any issue that involves the shoulder can have a significant impact on your ability to function normally. There are a number of problems that […]

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wrist pain in jersey city CTS

Carpal tunnel syndrome is a common cause of hand and wrist pain in Jersey City, but our hand therapists can offer solutions keep your symptoms at bay

by ggargiulo, February 4, 2019

For most of us, using our hands is a big part of our profession, whether that includes typing at a computer or building a house. Another component of many occupations is that many tasks need to be performed over and over, in a repetitive fashion. Unfortunately, the repetitive motions involved in some professions—like assembly line […]

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dementia physical activity

Regular physical activity can lead to a number of improvements in dementia patients

by ggargiulo, January 21, 2019

Regular physical activity is important and beneficial for all individuals, but there are certain populations that stand to gain even more from an active lifestyle than the average person. One of these groups is patients that have dementia, a very debilitating condition of the brain that can have some serious repercussions. While there may be […]

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Belleville physical therapists assistive devices

Our Belleville physical therapists can guide you on how to properly use your assistive device in order to avoid injury

by ggargiulo, December 21, 2018

As we get older, the body begins to slow down a bit and lose some of its strength and flexibility. One of the many results of this process is that mobility tends to decrease, while disability tends to increase, and together, this makes getting around in everyday life much more difficult. To address this issue, […]

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The latest physical activity guidelines feature a few new changes, but physical therapy is still one of the best ways to help you meet your goals

by ggargiulo, December 11, 2018

If you know anything about physical activity, you probably know that it’s good for you. Even if people might not understand the extent of the benefits that exercise and physical activity can provide—which are wide-ranging—most are at least aware that doing it is healthy. To help the populace better understand just how positive of an […]

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jersey city physical therapists ankle sprains

To avoid future ankle sprains, our Jersey City physical therapists strongly recommend proper rehabilitation the first time around

by ggargiulo, November 19, 2018

The lower the location of a joint in the body, the more weight it’s responsible for supporting. The ankles, then, have the tall task of supporting the weight of the entire body, and this is one of the main reasons they are injured so frequently. For the athletic population, ankle sprains are actually the most […]

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Nerve-related issues like carpal tunnel syndrome can lead to bothersome symptoms, but a specific set of exercises often provides relief

by ggargiulo, November 7, 2018

Our hands are the main tools that we use to navigate the world and get things done with. Most—if not all—professions require regular usage of our hands, regardless of whether your job entails grooming dogs or welding infrastructures. Unfortunately, the repetitive motions involved in certain occupations can actually damage the nerves that allow our hands […]

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Bayonne physical therapists total hip replacement

Our Bayonne physical therapists explain the vital role of a rehabilitation program after hip replacement surgery

by ggargiulo, October 15, 2018

In our last blog, we discussed why the knees tend to get injured so often and why they are surgically replaced more than any other joint in the body as a result. Placing second behind the knees are the hips, which are subject to their own array of injuries and painful conditions, and consequently need […]

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physical therapy in jersey city TKA

A course of physical therapy in Jersey City is necessary to experience a complete recovery after knee replacement surgery

by ggargiulo, October 4, 2018

Due to their location and function, our knees take on some of the greatest loads of all the joints in the body. This is one of the main reasons why the knees are such a common site of injury, and as a result, they are also surgically replaced more than any other joint. For patients […]

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bayonne physical therapists soccer injuries

Soccer injury prevention tips to help ensure a safe season from our Bayonne physical therapists

by ggargiulo, September 27, 2018

Soccer season is now rolling along, which means that countless children and adolescents will be spending a great deal of their free time practicing and competing on the field over the next few months. Participation in soccer has been increasing at a rapid rate, and it is now the fastest growing team sport in the […]

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