Category Archives: Therapy/Rehabilitation

Rehabilitation for Back Pain Relief

rehab for back painWhile almost everyone experiences back pain at some point throughout their lives, for seniors, it’s a far more common occurrence. Back pain in seniors can be due to a variety of reasons, whether because they suffer from c...Read More

Keeping Knee and Hip Pain in Check

exercises for knee and hip painWhen you suffer from osteoarthritis (OA) in your knees or hips, you are probably used to dealing with daily pain. This pain can make it difficult to complete tasks, move about the house, or even simply get up ...Read More

Common Orthopedic Surgeries for Seniors

common geriatric orthopedic surgeriesOne of the most common chronic conditions many of us face in our later years is osteoarthritis. Osteoarthritis is caused by inflammation in aging joints, and injury and obesity can also play a role. Event...Read More

Preparing for an Elective Surgery

preparing for elective surgeryPerhaps you’ve had enough of the pain in your knee or hip, as it’s now interfering in your daily life. When you can no longer navigate the stairs in your home, enjoy an afternoon of shopping with your daughter, or even ...Read More

Recognizing the Signs of Stroke

signs of strokeEvery 40 seconds, someone in the United States suffers a stroke. Infact, stroke is the leading cause of disability in adults, and is the fifth leading cause of death in the country. While some people are able to recover completely from a stroke, mo...Read More

Inpatient vs. Outpatient Rehabilitation

inpatient rehabilitation and outpatient rehabilitationThe goal of any rehabilitation program is to help individuals get back to the level of independence they are accustomed to after an illness, injury or surgery. Rehabilitation for seniors ...Read More

How to Prepare for Hip Replacement Surgery

how to prepare for hip replacement surgeryHip replacement surgery has become an increasingly popular orthopedic procedure as the Baby Boomer generation ages. In fact, according to the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, there are more t...Read More