Archive: Aug 2015

What’s behind the term, “high ankle sprain”?

Football is gearing up, and already the Chiefs have someone on their injury list. Fortunately, Eric Fisher (tackle), only has a sprain and should be ready to return in a few weeks.  So we know its not broken, but we are still left with the question “what exactly is a sprain?"   (more…)

“Will I set off a metal detector?”

After a total joint replacement whether it be a hip, knee, shoulder or elbow the most frequently asked question is, "Will I set off a metal detector?" It's not always a straight yes or no answer but is more like a "most likely". So it's best to be prepared before hitting the blue skies. (more…)

How to get the most out of therapy

Co pays and insurance rates keep going up and up and benefits for therapy keep going down. So when referred to a physical or occupational therapist, it’s important to make the most out of your appointments. (more…)