Changing His Future with Physical Therapy – Samir El-Sayed’s Success Story

April 27th, 2022 / dave / 0 comments

“I don’t have to worry about major surgery right now.” – Samir El-Sayed, Aurora Patient A convenient location and a doctor’s referral brought Samir El-Sayed to CACC Physical Therapy in Aurora, Colorado in 2017. The choice was made for him … Continue reading

7 Ways to Breeze Through Physical Therapy

March 28th, 2022 / dave / 0 comments

Pick the Right PT Just like your doctor, you want a Physical Therapist or Occupational Therapist who has experience with your condition. Ask questions about their background, the plan for your therapy, any special equipment you will need, and how … Continue reading

How PT Can Help With Multiple Sclerosis

March 14th, 2022 / dave / 0 comments

Physical therapy for people with MS focuses on helping them return to the roles performed at home, work, and in the community. Your first physical therapy visit will consist of a complete examination to determine your impairments (ie, weakness, pain, … Continue reading

Why Resistance Training is Important

March 14th, 2022 / dave / 0 comments

Did you know that adults who do not perform resistance training may experience up to 1%-3% reduction in bone mineral density every year of life? Resistance training has been found to have many health benefits that have been proven to … Continue reading

Physical Therapy for Golf

March 7th, 2022 / dave / 0 comments

Whether you are an avid golfer or someone who puts on your spikes only a couple of times a year, optimal fitness can improve your performance and prevent golf-related injury. If your body is not running smoothly when the season … Continue reading

Cardio Physical Activity

February 24th, 2022 / dave / 0 comments

Cardiovascular diseases, including stroke, are our nation’s number one killer. Additionally, one in three women die from heart disease each year. In an effort to raise awareness and prevent these diseases, Phoenix recognizes American Heart Month and goes red for … Continue reading

Improve Your Posture With Three Simple Exercises

February 22nd, 2022 / dave / 0 comments

Are you slumped in your chair, or standing with your shoulders hunched forward? Let’s focus on your posture. Posture is probably the most misunderstood word of fitness. As a matter of fact, posture is more than just something we “don’t … Continue reading

Physical Therapy and the TMJ

February 7th, 2022 / dave / 0 comments

What characterizes a TMJ disorder? The primary characteristic of a temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorder is pain in and around the jaw. Additional complaints may include popping/clicking, ringing in the ears, headaches, limited mouth opening, or a tendency for the jaw … Continue reading

Wondering What the Difference is Between a PT and PTA?

January 31st, 2022 / dave / 0 comments

There are two types of professionals who can provide care within a physical therapy clinic: a physical therapist (PT) and a physical therapist assistant (PTA). Some clinics may also employ a physical therapy technician or aide who completes on the … Continue reading

How Physical Therapy Can Help With COVID Recovery

January 26th, 2022 / dave / 0 comments

Getting back to feeling like yourself after recovering from COVID-19 can take time, and Phoenix PT is here to help you recover, recharge and rise. Our experienced Physical Therapists and Occupational Therapists are available to provide care to patients recovering … Continue reading