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Get Moving with SMARTfit!

August 21st, 2019

At Hands-On Physical Therapy, we’ve introduced a new, innovative technology into our practice: SMARTfit!   SMARTfit technology focuses on the improvement of a patient’s brain motor network. Therefore, it is commonly used for the treatment of balance and vestibular disorders. However, it can also aid in the recovery of neural injuries or concussions.   SMARTfit

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Bouncing Back from a Sports Injury

July 10th, 2019

Did you know that according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control, over 2 million high school athletes suffer from sports-related injuries annually? Additionally, 3.5 million kids under the age of 14 also receive treatment for sports-related injuries annually. This doesn’t even include the number of adult athletes that get injured from a sport. Whatever

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Functional Capacity Evaluation

The Ins and Outs of Functional Capacity Evaluations

June 10th, 2019

Functional Capacity Evaluations (FCEs) are highly specialized services that implement extensive physical and evaluative testing to determine the physical capabilities and limits of a patient. As defined by the Academy of Orthopaedic Physical Therapy, “A Functional Capacity Evaluation (FCE) is a comprehensive battery of performance based tests that is used commonly to determine how suitable

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