Benefits of Physical Therapy for Senior Citizens

Most physical therapy patients are rehabilitating from an injury, treating chronic pain, or recovering from surgery or illness, but there are others who could benefit from physical therapy to improve their daily lives. Physical therapy can help to increase mobility, balance, flexibility, and even bone density in senior citizens, which can help them to maintain […]

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Access Physical Therapy & Wellness Offers Driving Assessment at Occupational Therapy Locations

Goshen, N.Y. (July 20, 2017)—Access Physical Therapy & Wellness, the Hudson Valley’s fastest-growing physical therapy provider, is pleased to now offer the occupational therapy Driver Off-Road Assessment (OT-DORA) in its clinics that offer occupational therapy services. OT-DORA is a methodology of assessing an individual’s ability to drive safely. Driving is a complex activity in which […]

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Local Physical Therapy Clinics Raising Money for Park Renovation

HOPEWELL JUNCTION, N.Y. (July 7, 2017)—Throughout the month of July, the Cortlandt Manor and Hopewell Junction locations of Access Physical Therapy & Wellness will be collecting donations for the Red Wing Think Differently Day at the Beach, an event at Red Wing Park to raise money to renovate Red Wing Park to be handicap accessible. […]

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The Bristal Partners with Access Physical Therapy & Wellness

The Bristal x Access Physical Therapy & Wellness

ARMONK, N.Y. (July 27, 2017)—The Armonk location of The Bristal, a senior assisted living community, has partnered with Access Physical Therapy & Wellness to better provide physical therapy to its residents. Access’ team of therapists will provide one-on-one treatments, as well as design activities that help residents to regain independence to engage in day-to-day activities. […]

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#ChoosePT to Help Your Lower Back Pain

Lower back pain is something that most people face at one time or another—especially if they have a manual labor or desk job. There are multiple causes for this pain, but the most common culprit is bad posture. Posture Our bodies are not meant to sit in a chair for eight hours a day, yet […]

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Access Physical Therapy & Wellness Therapist Gains Certification in Method for Treating Patients with Parkinson’s

Exercise program helps patients with Parkinson’s improve movement, quality of life GOSHEN, N.Y. (June 15, 2017)— Access Physical Therapy & Wellness is pleased to announce that Julie Benzenberg, PT, DPT, has completed the LSVT BIG Certification for the treatment of individuals with movement disorders related to Parkinson’s. Research on LSVT BIG has revealed improvement of […]

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Dr. Harris Completed Continuing Education Course in PT for Older Adults

KNIGHTDALE, N.C. (June 14, 2017) – Access Physical Therapy & Wellness owner and director Martha Harris, PT, DPT, GCS, Cert. DN, recently attended a seminar on treating geriatric patients experiencing polypharmacy, or the use of four or more medications at once. The course is targeted towards physical therapists working with older adults looking to learn […]

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Knightdale Physical Therapists Complete Course on Shoulder Rehabilitation

KNIGHTDALE, N.C. (May 4, 2017)— Physical therapists at Access Physical Therapy & Wellness, located in suite 103 at 502 McKnight Dr., recently completed a professional continuing education course on rehabilitating and managing shoulder injuries. Clinic owner and director, Martha Harris, PT, DPT, GCS, Cert. DN, and staff members, Kiersten Armstrong, PT, DPT, Cert. DN, and […]

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Local Physical and Occupational Therapy Practice Expands Concussion Treatment Services

Access Physical Therapy & Wellness: Concussions and Physical Therapy

SUFFERN, N.Y. (May 25, 2017)—Access Physical Therapy & Wellness is pleased to announce the addition of post-concussion treatment to its current outpatient treatment rehabilitation services within the Bon Secours Charity Heath System, a member of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network. These services are currently available at Good Samaritan Hospital in Suffern. “The concern about […]

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