Orthopedic Physical Therapists Seneca SC

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 Seneca, SC.

Advantage Chiropractic Wellness Centers
(864) 869-8945
120 Strode Cir
Clemson, SC
Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Thursday 10:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Neurology, Chiropractic Traction Therapy, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Flexion-Distraction Therapy, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Homeopathic Medicine, Massage Therapy, Orthogonal Chiropractic, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury, Physical Therapy

Brown Timothy R Md
(864) 888-3466
10630 Clemson Blvd
Seneca, SC
Industry
Osteopath (DO), Physical Therapist

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Clemson Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation Seneca
(864) 985-0770
1598 Sandifer Blvd
Seneca, SC
Industry
Physical Therapist

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Blue Ridge Emergency Physicians PA
(864) 882-3351
298 Memorial Dr
Seneca, SC
Industry
Osteopath (DO), Physical Therapist

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Life Strides Pt & Rehabilitation
(864) 638-6405
148 Foothills Center Dr
West Union, SC
Industry
Physical Therapist

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LifeStrides Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation
(864) 719-9938
148 Foothills Center Dr.
West Union, SC
Hours
Monday 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Geriatrics, Lymphedema Program, Manual Therapy, Neuro Rehabilitation, Occupational Therapy, Orthopedic Care, Orthotics & Prosthetic Therapy, Physical Therapists, Sports Medicine, TMJ Dysfunction Program, Workers Comp/Rehabilitation

Clemson Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation
(864) 985-0770
12023 N Radio Station Rd
Seneca, SC
Industry
Physical Therapist

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Interim Healthcare
(864) 885-0461
125 Eagles Nest Dr
Seneca, SC
Industry
Physical Therapist

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Carolina Home Health Care-Seneca
(864) 885-1085
10 Accountants Cir
Seneca, SC
Industry
Physical Therapist

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Athens Physical Therapy
(706) 356-1333
12605 Augusta Rd
Lavonia, GA
Industry
Osteopath (DO), 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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