Orthopedic Physical Therapists Mcminnville OR

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 Mcminnville, OR.

Pinnacle Physical Therapy - Keizer
(503) 983-7646
4025 Cherry Ave NE
Keizer, OR
Hours
Monday 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Wednesday 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Friday 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Aquatic Therapy, Orthopedic Care, Orthotics & Prosthetic Therapy, Physical Therapists, Sports Medicine, Workers Comp/Rehabilitation

Dr. Patrick Owen DC
(503) 967-7051
1880 Lancaster Dr NE Suite 120
Salem, OR
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday Closed
Friday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Acupressure, Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Disc Herniation Treatment, Massage Therapy, Mobile Chiropractic Care, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury

Valley Women's Health
(503) 474-1148
2700 SE Stratus Ave
Mcminnville, OR
Industry
Midwife, Osteopath (DO), Physical Therapist, Registered Nurse

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Andrew Physical Therapy
(503) 435-1900
2215 NE EVANS ST
Mcminnville, OR
Industry
Physical Therapist

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Oakwood Country Place
(503) 472-3141
421 SE Evans St
Mcminnville, OR
Industry
Physical Therapist

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Keizer Physical Therapy
(503) 967-7106
4953 River Rd N
Keizer, OR
Hours
Monday 5:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday 5:15 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday 5:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday 5:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday 5:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Geriatrics, Manual Therapy, Neuro Rehabilitation, Orthopedic Care, Pediatrics, Physical Therapists, Sports Medicine, TMJ Dysfunction Program, Workers Comp/Rehabilitation

Nora Collins
(503) 434-9594
2191 NW 2nd St
McMinnville, OR
Company
Ability Physical Therapy & Fitness
Industry
Physical Therapist

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Nathan Phelps
(503) 434-9594
2191 NW 2nd St
McMinnville, OR
Company
Ability Physical Therapy & Fitness
Industry
Physical Therapist

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Life Care Center of Mcminnville
(503) 472-4678
1309 NE 27th St
Mcminnville, OR
Industry
Physical Therapist

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Kristin Ayers
(503) 474-5324
2200 SW 2nd St
McMinnville, OR
Company
West Hills Physical Therapy
Industry
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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