What is Myofascial Release?

2022-03-23T17:10:10+00:00April 24th, 2017|Injuries, Orthopedics, Soft Tissue, Treatments|

Myofascial release techniques encompass a variety of soft tissue therapies to treat pain, relax muscles, improve circulation and lymphatic drainage, and increase mobility.  At Progressive Physical Therapy we have extensive experience in this method that employ gentle touch and stretching to promote healing and relieve chronic conditions. Skin, muscles, tendons and ligaments often become stiff, [...]

Video on the treatment of Back Pain and Sciatica During Pregnancy and After Delivery

2017-07-21T16:09:26+00:00June 28th, 2014|Treatments|

Preparing for a new baby is very exciting…The potential back pain and sciatica not so much. The good news is that women don’t need to suffer with pain during pregnancy. Check out this video on how we treat these symptoms and help alleviate pain both during pregnancy and after delivery. we customize treatment plans for each [...]

Linda Ronstadt Diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease

2017-07-21T16:50:44+00:00August 27th, 2013|Parkinson's Disease, Treatments|

We were saddened to learn that iconic singer Linda Ronstadt was diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease that has left her unable to sing. We certainly wish her well. The 67-year-old singer, who will publish her memoir, Simple Dreams, next month, revealed her condition Friday in an interview with AARP.  Having struggled with symptoms for years, she says her hands [...]

ASTYM Treatment

2021-03-11T19:14:10+00:00August 13th, 2013|Injuries, Soft Tissue, Treatments|

ASTYM Treatment Leads to Faster Recovery for Soft Tissue Injuries Helping our patients recover in the quickest possible time frame is always our number one priority.  Over the years, we have had great success with Astym (A-stim) treatment that sets the standard for soft tissue therapy. It regenerates healthy soft tissues (muscles, tendons, etc.), [...]

Cold Laser Therapy

2017-07-21T17:14:09+00:00August 3rd, 2013|Injuries, Treatments|

Cold laser therapy is a non-invasive treatment method to help reduce acute and chronic pain. This treatment is FDA cleared and enables patients to have an alternative to drugs and surgery. Laser treatments take just minutes depending on the condition being treated. The treatment must be administered directly to skin for better efficacy. You feel a [...]