Orthopedic Physical Therapists Rogersville TN

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 Rogersville, TN.

Cherokee Physical Therapy
(423) 921-8088
482 Park Blvd
Rogersville, TN
Industry
Physical Therapist

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Apple Rehab Services
(423) 787-1121
533 Tusculum Blvd
Greeneville, TN
Industry
Massage Practitioner, Physical Therapist

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Rogersville Physical Therapy
(423) 272-5154
4017 Highway 66 South
Rogersville, TN
Specialty
Outpatient Physical Therapy

Volunteer Fitness And Rehab
(423) 357-1365
709 Highway 11, West
Church Hill, TN
Specialty
Outpatient Physical Therapy

Robert E Clendenin III, MD
(615) 329-6600
301 21st Ave N
Nashville, TN
Business
Tennessee Orthopaedic Alliance
Specialties
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

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Greeneville Orthopaedic Physical Therapy
(423) 798-0563
223 N Main St
Greeneville, TN
Industry
Physical Therapist

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Takoma Center For Outpatient Rehabilitation
(423) 783-7911
108 W Summer St
Greeneville, TN
Industry
Physical Therapist

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Apple Rehab Services
(423) 787-1121
533 Tusculum Boulevard
Greeneville, TN
Specialty
Outpatient Physical Therapy

Takoma Adventist Hospital Center for Rehabilitation
(423) 783-7911
108 West Summer Street
Greeneville, TN
 
United Chiropractic Clinic
(931) 450-4186
329 Warfield Blvd # C # D
Clarksville, TN
Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Laser Therapy, Chiropractic Neurology, Chiropractic Traction Therapy, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Decompression Therapy, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Flexion-Distraction Therapy, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Homeopathic Medicine, Massage Therapy, Mobile Chiropractic Care, Orthogonal Chiropractic, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury, Physical Therapy

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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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