Orthopedic Physical Therapists Columbus NE

Orthopedic physical therapists diagnose and treat injuries of the muscular and skeletal systems. Orthopedic injuries and problems include repetitive strain injuries, ankle sprain, and osteoarthritis. Read on to learn more and to gain access to expert orthopedic physical therapists in Columbus, NE.

Dynamic Life Therapy & Wellness
(402) 285-7075
3763 39th Ave
Columbus, NE
Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Tuesday 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Thursday 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Occupational Therapy, Orthopedic Care, Physical Therapists, Sports Medicine, Workers Comp/Rehabilitation

Premier Physical Therapy
(402) 562-7346
3100 23rd St
Columbus, NE
Industry
Physical Therapist

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C Ch Perault Clinic
(402) 562-7346
2108 13th St
Columbus, NE
Industry
Physical Therapist

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Jonathon Walter Brezenski, PT
(402) 250-3924
2252 43rd Avenue
Columbus, NE
 
Heartland Physical Therapy
(402) 923-1011
207 Main St
Humphrey, NE
 
Bose Pain Management
(402) 562-7233
3005 19th St
Columbus, NE
Industry
Osteopath (DO), Physical Therapist

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Columbus Community Hospital
(402) 562-3333
4600 38th St
Columbus, NE
Industry
Physical Therapist

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Heartland Physical Therapy
(402) 923-1011
207 Main St
Humphrey, NE
Industry
Physical Therapist

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Sharee Jo Jedlicka, PT
661-7162,661-7162,661-7162
707 Road J
Schuyler, NE
 
Tristate Physicians & Physical Therapy
(402) 833-7055
3900 Dakota Ave
South Sioux City, NE
Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Cardiopulmonary, Geriatrics, Manual Therapy, McKenzie Certified Clinic, Neuro Rehabilitation, Neurologic Certified Specialist, Orthopedic Care, Orthotics & Prosthetic Therapy, Pediatrics, Physical Therapists, Sports Certified Specialist, Sports Medicine, TMJ Dysfunction Program, Women's Health, Workers Comp/Rehabilitation

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Physical Therapists Give Hands-On Help for People with Knee Osteoarthritis

New evidence shows that special hands-on treatment given by trained physical therapists helps ease pain and stiffness in patients with knee osteoarthritis. The manual treatments used by the physical therapists in this study included hands-on tissue work, graded joint movements, and stretching. These treatments have been shown to calm pain and inflammation, help joints move better, and relax muscles.

Eighty-three patients were randomly placed in either a treatment group or a control group. Both groups were given a survey about their pain. They were also tested to see how far they could walk in a six-minute period. Then the patients went to therapy two times each week for a total of four weeks.

Along with manual therapies, the patients in the treatment group also did standard knee exercises in the clinic and at home. Participants in the control group were only given mock ultrasound treatments set at the lowest possible level, too low to really help their knee problem. This group was also told not to do anything different in the way of exercise or activity.

In the first few visits, people given manual treatments reported feeling 20 to 40 percent better. All patients again took the survey and did the walking test at eight weeks and then at one year after starting the therapy. Participants in the treatment group showed significant improvements according to the survey, and they walked further during the six-minute walk test. Compared to the control group, the patie...

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