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PT Spotlight: Michelle Festa, DPT

2020-09-28T20:57:59+00:00September 21st, 2020|News|

A Little About Michelle  Michelle, an Orange County native, became interested in physical therapy by following and integrating her two passions of both physiology and exercise. She graduated from the University of Colorado at Boulder with a Bachelor’s degree in Physiology. After graduating from the University of Colorado, Michelle moved back to California to obtain [...]

Now Offering ASTYM for Insulin Injection Site Fibrosis

2020-06-03T16:57:41+00:00June 3rd, 2020|Astym, News, Soft Tissue, Treatments|

Diabetes is an increasingly prevalent disease within the United States, with an estimate of 30.3 million people having diabetes as of 2015. That’s roughly 9.4% of the United States populationdiagnosed. Some diabetics require insulin injections to regulate their blood sugar. The insulin is injected into select locations of the body where the fatty tissue is [...]

Case Study: Scar Management for Breast Encapsulation with ASTYM Protocol

2020-02-21T18:15:00+00:00February 21st, 2020|Breast Cancer, Cancer Rehabilitation, News, Research, Soft Tissue, Uncategorized|

Kim Marshall, DPT, CLT, in our Garden Grove office, has been having great success with restoring motion and function for breast cancer patients after surgery and/or radiation therapy.  ASTYM treatment, an FDA-Approved Regenerative Soft Tissue Therapy, is just one of the treatments that Kim uses as part of our Breast Cancer Rehabilitation program.  Below is [...]

Lymphedema Compact Pump Study for Legs at Garden Grove Office

2020-02-21T16:42:12+00:00January 21st, 2020|Cancer Rehabilitation, Lymphedema, News, Research, Uncategorized|

Pilot study of a compact pneumatic compression device for lymphedema Kim Marshall who is widely respected for her care and treatment of lymphedema patients is conducting a pilot study in our Garden Grove office with ResMed who is developing a pneumatic (air) compression device that may help improve the lives of people living with lymphedema. [...]

Orange Office Moves to Garden Grove

2019-02-08T08:15:18+00:00February 8th, 2019|News|

Our Orange Office is Moving...Just a Few Miles Back to Garden Grove on Monday, Feb. 11th After many years, we are moving back to Garden Grove as our current location has been sold and new development will be taking place. The good news is we are still nearby, just minutes away, and freeway close to [...]

Moira Docherty Launches Dance Health Website

2018-03-28T15:57:58+00:00March 26th, 2018|Adolescents & Teenagers, Dance, Healthy Living, Injuries, News, Uncategorized|

We are so very proud of our Moira Docherty, DPT, who recently launched Health EnPointe a website with the goal of empowering the dance community by providing helpful tips and resources to optimize health, improve function, and ultimately extend one’s career. Moira is joined in this venture by Nasira Burkholder-Cooley, from Chapman University who is a [...]

Ann Ludolph, MPT Joins Costa Mesa Office

2017-07-14T13:28:48+00:00January 20th, 2017|News|

Progressive Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation is pleased to announce that Ann Ludolph, MPT has joined the Costa Mesa office. An honors student from California State University, Long Beach she graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Kinesiology, Exercises Science. She continued on at CSULB, receiving her Master’s Degree in Physical Therapy in [...]

Sean Kim, DPT Joins Costa Mesa Office

2017-07-21T10:20:58+00:00January 8th, 2016|News|

Returns home to Costa Mesa with advanced orthopedic certifications A former basketball player at Costa Mesa High School, he attended the University of California Irvine where he received a bachelor’s of art degree in international studies. But, it was ankle and knee injuries and his appreciation for the talents of the physical therapist while a [...]

Moira Docherty, DPT, Joins Progressive Physical Therapy in Costa Mesa/Newport Beach Office.

2017-07-21T10:26:37+00:00December 1st, 2015|News|

Focus on orthopedics, neuromuscular disorders and dance We are pleased to announce the addition of Moira Docherty, DPT, to our physical therapy office in Costa Mesa/Newport Beach. A native of Huntington Beach, she received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from California State University Long Beach. She is currently completing her Pilates apparatus accreditation with Body [...]

Parkinson’s Disease Physical Therapy Now Offered in Orange Office

2017-07-21T12:19:53+00:00July 20th, 2015|News, Parkinson's Disease|

Specialized physical therapy treatment for Parkinson’s Disease patients will now be offered by licensed physical therapist Adam Nadler, MPT, in the Orange/Tustin office of Progressive Physical Therapy, it was announced today by Kim Marshall, DPT, co-owner of the practice. A graduate of California State University Long Beach with a master’s degree in physical therapy, Nadler is now treating [...]