IMPACT Physical Therapy Blog

February 2019

6 Ways to Improve Your Posture

February 7th, 2019|Categories: Education|

Our posture is the position we hold our bodies in while standing, sitting, or lying down. “Good posture” is the correct musculoskeletal alignment supported by the right amount of muscle tension against gravity. Without the [...]

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January 2019

Custom Foot Orthotics vs. Over-the-Counter Options

January 21st, 2019|Categories: Education|

The human foot is truly an amazing and complex part of the body. How we walk, step, and stand can all have a direct impact on the strain put on the rest of our body. [...]

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December 2018

Changing the Way We Think About Physical Therapists!

December 18th, 2018|Categories: Therapy|

By Liz Yerly, PT, MPT, ATC, LMT, CSCS New Legislation for Direct Access to Physical Therapy On August 16th, 2018 legislation was passed which resulted in Illinois becoming the 45th state to allow direct access [...]

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The Graston Technique & The Top 3 Treatable Conditions

December 10th, 2018|Categories: Therapy|

When it comes to physical therapy or any field of medicine for that matter, it’s crucial to stay up to date on treatments, case studies, and specialty techniques. By devoting themselves to their practice and continuing [...]

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October 2018

What to Expect During Concussion Therapy

October 26th, 2018|Categories: Injuries, Therapy|

A concussion is a traumatic brain injury (TBI) that occurs when the brain is violently shaken from a direct impact or rapid movement of the head. You may have heard the age-old advice to sit [...]

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Importance of TMD for Jaw Pain Relief

October 1st, 2018|Categories: Education, Therapy|

Countless Americans are complaining about jaw pain everyday, but very few are keen to the exact cause of this constant nuisance. For many of them, the cause can be traced back to temporomandibular joint disorder, [...]

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