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7 Myths about Falls at Home

​Winter often brings thoughts of preparation for nasty slippery weather. As health care professionals, these thoughts are accompanied by heightened concerns for accidents related to falls for the general public due to these weather conditions. Although...

Wright Physical Therapy’s Vivid Vision

At Wright Physical Therapy we are passionate about where we want to go as an organization, how we make that happen and changing as many lives as we can in the process. Our Vivid Vision is...

What to Expect with Post Concussion Therapy

Symptoms of Concussions Symptoms of concussion vary greatly from person to person and can change rapidly. These can include dizziness, irritability, mental fogginess, “not feeling right”, confusion, headaches, or memory loss to name a few. The...

How Physical Therapy Can Benefit Cancer Patients

When faced with cancer, having the right medical and support team becomes exponentially  more critical.  Oncology teams skillfully lead the way in managing a myriad of symptoms and complications that arise.  In conjunction with oncology teams,...

Minimizing Opioid Use Through Physical Therapy

In response to the growing opioid crisis, the CDC has established opioid prescription guidelines (as of March 2016) with hopes to lower the number of opioid abuse related deaths across the country. According to the CDC,...

3 Ways Wright Physical Therapy Can Serve You During the COVID-19 Pandemic

3 Ways Wright Physical Therapy Can Serve You During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Our commitment remains to getting to the root of your pain now! We know our community members are making sacrifices daily and putting many...

How Can Physical Therapy Help to Flatten the Curve of the COVID-19 Pandemic?

How can Physical Therapy Help Flatten the Curve of the COVID-19 Pandemic? According to Dr. Matos, an expert in biologic surety and the management of select agent programs at federal facilities: “Physical therapists are essential in...

Lateral Ankle Sprains and Physical Therapy

Lateral Ankle Sprains and Physical Therapy An ankle sprain can be defined as a partial or complete tear of the ligaments that support the structure of the ankle. Ankle sprains may be caused by falling, sudden...

Low Back Pain – A Powerful Guide

ALL TOO COMMON OCCURRENCE Daily, we see patients who are concerned about the course they should take to heal their back pain. They clump their low back pathology with every horror story they have encountered through...

Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy (MDT)

WHAT IS MDT? MDT is an acronym that represents “mechanical diagnosis and treatment”. It is often referred to in orthopedic physical medicine literature. MDT therapy is a specific assessment and treatment algorithm that uses coordinated movement...