Physical Therapy for Tennis Elbow Poughkeepsie NY

Local resource for physical therapy for tennis elbow in Poughkeepsie. Includes detailed information on local physical therapists that provide access to ultrasound treatments, tennis elbow massages, manual therapies, reflexology therapies, alternative therapies, and strengthening exercises, as well as advice and content on tennis elbow swelling reduction.

Center For Physical Therapy
(845) 478-4219
4250 Albany Post Rd
Hyde Park, NY
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Call today to schedule an appointment!
Hours
Monday 7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday 7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday 7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Orthopedic Care, Physical Therapists, Sports Medicine

Dutchess Orthopedic and Sports Physical Therapy
(845) 259-1305
3 Nancy Ct
Wappingers Falls, NY
Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Tuesday 2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Thursday 2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Saturday 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Sunday 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Services
Manual Therapy, Neuro Rehabilitation, Orthopedic Care, Physical Therapists, Sports Medicine, TMJ Dysfunction Program, Workers Comp/Rehabilitation

Patrick M. Malouf, D.C.
(845) 288-0598
403 Main St
Beacon, NY
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Free consultation to see if you are a candidate for DRX9000 Non-surgical spinal decompression.
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Friday Closed
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Decompression Therapy, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Personal Injury

Lancellotti Anne M Physical Therapist
(845) 473-5668
201 South Ave
Poughkeepsie, NY
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Physical Therapist

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Weisman Success Resources Inc
(845) 463-3838
3 Neptune Rd
Poughkeepsie, NY
Industry
Hypnotherapist, Massage Practitioner, Personal Trainer, Physical Therapist

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Center For Physical Therapy
(845) 477-1277
2 Delavergne Ave
Wappingers Falls, NY
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Call our office today to schedule an appointment!
Hours
Monday 7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday 7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday 7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Orthopedic Care, Physical Therapists, Sports Medicine

County Physical Therapy
(845) 554-5603
40 Sunset Ridge, Suite 250
New Paltz, NY
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 - 4:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Orthopedic Care, Physical Therapists, Sports Medicine, Workers Comp/Rehabilitation

Dutchess Cardiology Pc
(845) 473-5550
41 North Rd
Poughkeepsie, NY
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Osteopath (DO), Physical Therapist

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Koloski Eugene R Md
(845) 473-1336
205 South Ave
Poughkeepsie, NY
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Osteopath (DO), Physical Therapist

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Murthy Medical Plc
(845) 471-7417
301 Manchester Rd
Poughkeepsie, NY
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Osteopath (DO), Physical Therapist

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Physical Therapists Lend a Hand to Patients with Tennis Elbow

"Put 'er there, pardner!" With that phrase comes a hand-crushing handshake grip. For the patient with tennis elbow, it also comes with a jolt of elbow pain.

Relief may be close at hand. A study done by doctors and physical therapists compared two forms of treatment for tennis elbow. This condition is also called lateral epicondylitis. Lateral means outside, so all patients had pain along the outside of the elbow.

Group one received wrist manipulation twice a week for up to nine sessions over six weeks. The manipulation was stopped if the painful symptoms went away. Group two had a more traditional physical therapy program with ultrasound, massage, stretching, and strengthening. The same number of sessions was allowed. Both groups were treated by physical therapists.

Results were measured after six weeks using patients' own view of their overall progress. Patients could rate their results on a scale from "complete recovery" to "much worse." Pain, grip force, and activity level were also noted.

The group receiving the wrist manipulation had the better success rate (62 percent compared to 20 percent in the therapy group). Pain in the wrist manipulation group was also much less. All other measures were equal.

The small number of patients (28 total between the two groups) makes this a pilot study. This means they are testing out the idea to see if it's worth studying in greater depth. The researchers think the results can be used now to guide treatment. Th...

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Physical Therapy for Tennis Elbow: What Works Best?

Physical therapists often treat patients with tennis elbow, known as lateral epicondylitis. Finding the best treatment for this problem is a goal among therapists. In this study, physical therapy researchers report on the use of two treatments for patients with tennis elbow.

In one group, just the elbow was treated with ultrasound, massage, stretching, or joint mobilization. In a second group, patients received treatment of the elbow and manual therapy for the neck. Manual therapy of the neck included passive joint motion and muscle energy techniques.

The therapists report equal results for both groups. The added manual therapy of the neck did not seem to make a difference in patients' final outcomes. However, patients getting treatment to the neck and elbow had fewer visits.

This is the first long-term study of its kind. This type of study looks at current treatment practices and finds the most effective treatment method. Physical therapy helps tennis elbow in about 80 percent of all cases. Treatment with manual therapy to the neck may be more efficient.

Reference: 

Joshua A. Cleland, DPT, OCS, et al. Effectiveness of Manual Physical Therapy to the Cervical Spine in the Management of Lateral Epicondylalgia: A Retrospective Analysis. In Journal of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy. November 2004. Vol. 34. No. 11. Pp. 713-724.

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