Orthopedic Physical Therapists Harrodsburg KY

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 Harrodsburg, KY.

KORT Nicholasville Physical Therapy
(859) 904-9943
102 Williams Road
Nicholasville, KY
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KORT Offers Appointments within 24 hours and accepts all major Insurances including Workers Comp.

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Hours
Monday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Aquatic Therapy, Orthopedic Care, Physical Therapists, Sports Medicine, Workers Comp/Rehabilitation

James B Haggin Memorial Hosp
(859) 734-5441
464 Linden Ave
Harrodsburg, KY
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Physical Therapist

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Home Health Agency
(859) 236-8946
131 Daniel Dr
Danville, KY
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Physical Therapist, Registered Nurse

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Danville Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine Physical Therapy
(859) 236-7012
321 S 3rd St
Danville, KY
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Physical Therapist

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Briscoe Tracy Pt
(502) 839-9755
1100 Glensboro Rd
Lawrenceburg, KY
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Physical Therapist

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KORT Brannon Crossing Physical Therapy
(859) 904-9973
169 East Brannon Road
Nicholasville, KY
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KORT Offers Appointments within 24 hours and accepts all major Insurances including Workers Comp.

Ask about our Complimentary Consultation Today!
Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Orthopedic Care, Physical Therapists, Sports Medicine, Workers Comp/Rehabilitation

Danville Physical Therapy Clinic
(859) 238-7650
474 Whirlaway Dr
Danville, KY
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Physical Therapist

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Phoenix Physical Therapy Pllc
(859) 236-4686
122 Daniel Dr
Danville, KY
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Physical Therapist

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Kort Physical Therapy Wilmore
(859) 858-0172
200 Rice St
Wilmore, KY
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Physical Therapist

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Commonwealth Physical Therapy And Rehabilitation-Nicholasville
(859) 887-2994
976 N Main St
Nicholasville, KY
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Physical Therapist

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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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