Anodyne therapy for neuropathy is an infrared light therapy device used to increase circulation and reduce pain, stiffness, and muscle spasms.
Water is the most abundant element in the human body. For centuries, water has been used in the healing process. When the body is immersed in water, it can bear from 10-50 percent of its own weight. Performing physical therapy and exercise in the water can be done with ease without putting unnecessary stress on joints and muscles. At Physical Therapy of Dyersburg, we create water therapy programs designed to meet the individual needs of each patient. By relieving pain and restoring mobility, we create and environment where the body and be strengthened and healed.
Physical therapists can show people with fibromyalgia how to relieve symptoms of pain and stiffness in everyday life. These health care professionals teach people with fibromyalgia how to build strength and improve their range of motion. They show them ways to get relief from deep muscle pain. And they can help people with fibromyalgia learn how to make sensible decisions about daily activities that will prevent painful flare-ups.
Comprehensive care for injuries and disorders to the hand and upper extremities including:
The application of soft-tissue manipulation techniques to the body, generally intended to reduce stress and fatigue while improving circulation. Massage is the practice of soft tissue manipulation with physical, functional, and psychological purposes and goals.
Plantar fasciitis is one of the most common causes of heel pain. It involves pain and inflammation of a thick band of tissue, called the plantar fascia, which runs across the bottom of your foot — connecting your heel bone to your toes. Plantar fasciitis causes stabbing pain that usually occurs with your very first steps in the morning. Once your foot limbers up, the pain of plantar fasciitis normally decreases, but it may return after long periods of standing or after getting up from a seated position.
Decompression is the therapeutic elongation of the spine in a slow, gentle manner in order to relieve pressure on compressed vertebrae and discs.
To increase an individual's mobility and help them return to an active life, physical therapists offer individual therapy sessions, education, and training before and after surgery. Therapies may focus on: activities of daily living, body mechanics and balance, education, energy conservation, joint mobility, strengthening, and conditioning support muscles.
Treatment that addresses the physical issues of flexibility, strength, endurance, coordination, and work-related function for the global outcome of returning to work.