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2016 Olympics With the 2016 Olympics in full swing, we find ourselves watching with anticipation as our country competes for the top spot in our favorite sports. The enthusiasm and pride exhibited for this much anticipated event is paralleled with the admiration for these elite athlete’s...

WHAT IS DIRECT ACCESS AND WHY DOES IT MATTER TO ME? Direct access means you can go straight to a physical therapist when you have an injury. You do not need a physician’s referral or prescription to start, which can make it more cost effective for...

These five tips will make the difference between a good workout and a great workout. What/where is your thoracic spine? [caption id="attachment_956" align="alignright" width="200"] Thoracic Spine Mobility[/caption] The thoracic spine, commonly referred to as the upper back, is comprised of 12 individual vertebrae. The structure of these vertebrae permits...

So you're having rotator cuff surgery? The thought of having shoulder surgery for a torn rotator cuff may seem very intimidating and discouraging.  The three to four month rehab process can be vigorous and challenging, with various factors playing a role in the rotator cuff surgery...

Thanks for your interest in the Active Physical Therapy blog! I wanted first dibs on posting to introduce myself and Active PT. It was simple why I started this company: to bring unique and top-notch physical therapy care to the residents of Hilliard, Ohio. I am excited that...

    It only took a year, but today we officially launched our new website! Let us know your thoughts on our new website design and content. Our favorite new feature is this: the Active PT's Bare Bones Blog. This blog is for you, so let us know what your...