The impact of a hard hit can last far beyond initial concussion symptoms.
Via Christi Offers New, Advanced Tools for Patient Rehabilitation; Lokomat Unit, Other Technologies Give Therapists Additional Options to Improve Patient Outcomes
Terri Reed had high hopes when Via Christi Rehabilitation Hospital invested in a LokomatPro FreeD, a state-of-the-art, computerized robotic system designed to improve patients’ gait through neuromuscular re-education.
I see a lot of runners and athletes in our clinic, and they come in with a myriad of issues: low back pain, plantar fasciitis and knee tendinitis just to name a few.
Physicians today have many options for helping patients reach optimal mobility, both before and after orthopedic surgery. One of the most advantageous of those options is pre-habilitation therapy.
There is a strong consensus among post-rehabilitation fitness experts that the most important element in any fitness regimen is that it be carefully directed and personalized. For post-rehabilitation fitness to be effective, it must be responsible, according to Wendy Williamson, PhD, Advanced Health and Fitness Specialist, ACE, CPT-ACE, CPT-NASM, and owner of Williamson Wellness Center in Wichita.