ACL Tears

A tear in the anterior cruciate ligament can make the knee joint unstable or prone to giving way. Sudden, pivoting movements become difficult, and arthritis is more likely to develop.

Align Your Spine

Poor posture can cause pain and lead to arthritis. Physical therapy can help patients achieve proper alignment.

Baker’s Cysts

If you have a Baker’s cyst, a physical therapist can teach you range of motion and strengthening exercises to reduce symptoms and maintain knee function.

Cubital Tunnel Syndrome

Cubital tunnel syndrome affects the ulnar nerve at the elbow. This is the same nerve that is irritated when you hit your “funny bone” and you feel a tingling sensation running down to your fingers.

De Quervain’s Tenosynovitis

Causes of De Quervain’s tenosynovitis include repetitive or sustained pinching or gripping, holding heavy objects with the thumb facing up, trauma to the side of the wrist, and cysts.

Dupuytren’s Disease

Depuytren’s disease usually starts with nodules that progress to tendon-like bands that pull the fingers into a position bent toward the palm.

Ice Skating Injuries

As ice skaters glide across the ice, their motions cause repetitive stresses to the feet and ankles. Skaters must push off with one foot and then the other, and they…