Click HERE to check out the August 2018 Edition of The Training Room Bulletin. Do You Need A Physical Therapist On Your Team? Patient Success Story – Anthony Hutchins Staff Spotlight – Chris Lybarger, PT, DPT, Cert. DN Enjoy!
What exactly is Sports Performance Training? The easiest way to explain sports performance training is: training to increase an athletes effective range. An athletes effective range is the amount of area around an athlete that he or she can control. If you think about a young athlete (like a 4-7 year-old), they can barely control
The Training Room is proud to announce that our very own Physical Therapist Akil Piggott, has earned the professional designation of Orthopaedic Certified Specialist (OCS). The OCS Board Certification is granted by the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA)’s American Board of Physical Therapy Specialists (ABPTS) and involves a rigorous application and examination processes. Less than
Click HERE to check out the April 2018 Edition of The Training Room Bulletin. Staff spotlight – Ryan Wolff, PT, DPT Effective Hip & Knee Pain Relief Free Deep Tissue Laser Therapy Consultation Enjoy!
Effective laser therapy administration is a direct function of power of the laser light and dose delivered. Administering the optimal treatment dose to patients produces consistent positive outcomes. Class IV therapy lasers provide a deeper depth of tissue penetration and ultimately provide a dose that results in positive reproducible outcomes. Higher wattage also results in
It reduces pain and inflammation without side effects Laser therapy uses a process called photobiomodulation. Photons enter the tissue and interact with the cytochrome c complex within mitochondria. This interaction triggers a biological cascade of events that leads to an increase in cellular metabolism and a decrease in both pain and inflammation. Unlike medications, laser
Forgotten Shoulder Muscle: Weight Lifting and Injury Prevention with Akil Piggott, PT, DPT, ACSM EP-CNovember 28th, 2017
I spend a significant amount of time in the gym. Depending on who you ask, I spend too much time in the gym. But over the years I have been able to make many observations of “the average” weight lifter. Let’s have a dialogue with “the average” weight lifter and see what we can learn: