Orthopedic Physical Therapists Mount Sterling 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 Mount Sterling, KY.

KORT Winchester Physical Therapy
(859) 379-2693
1547 Bypass Road/Kroger Plaza
Winchester, KY
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Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Aquatic Therapy, McKenzie Certified Clinic, Orthopedic Care, Physical Therapists, Sports Medicine, Workers Comp/Rehabilitation

Saint Joseph Mount Sterling
(859) 498-1220
50 Sterling Ave
Mount Sterling, KY
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Doula, Osteopath (DO), Physical Therapist

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Kort Physical Therapy
(859) 744-4411
1547 Bypass Rd
Winchester, KY
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Physical Therapist

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Powell County Clinic Physical Therapy
(606) 663-4758
68 E Elkins St
Stanton, KY
Industry
Physical Therapist

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Paris Physical Therapy
(859) 988-5004
2024 Alverson Dr
Paris, KY
Industry
Physical Therapist

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Sterling Physical Therapy & Associates
(859) 498-0011
113 Maloney Way
Mount Sterling, KY
Industry
Physical Therapist

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Drayer Physical Therapy Institute of Kentucky
(859) 745-2152
160 Pedro Way
Winchester, KY
Industry
Physical Therapist

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Clark Co Pharmacy Inc
(859) 744-3350
1520 Boonesboro Rd
Winchester, KY
Industry
Physical Therapist

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Brodsky Kenneth Dr
(859) 987-8432
5 Linville Dr
Paris, KY
Industry
Osteopath (DO), Physical Therapist

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Gateway Ortho & Rehab
859-498-3520,606-497-4144
624 North Maysville St
Mount, KY
 
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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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