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Do you have an upcoming surgery? 3 Reasons to attend post-surgical rehab for a better recovery.

March 20th, 2020

Every year, our physical therapy team meets thousands of individuals recovering from surgery. Whether you're undergoing a joint replacement, a back surgery, or some other procedure, we're confident that working with a physical therapist can help you heal up and get back to your active lifestyle as efficiently and safely as possible. Curious about why physical therapy is so important...

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Herniated disc pain

Herniated disc pain. What it feels like and when you should see a physical therapist

March 10th, 2020

Did you know that a herniated disc can occur anywhere in your spine? At our physical therapy clinic, we see disc herniations frequently among our patients with back, arm, and/or leg pain. If you believe your pain and dysfunction is caused by a herniated disc, we encourage you to contact Figurelli Integrated Wellness Center today to schedule an appointment with...

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Arthritis Pain

Are You Taking Opioids for Your Arthritis Pain? You Need to Read This.

February 20th, 2020

What if someone told you that the opioids you're taking for pain relief are actually making your arthritis worse? You'd probably want to listen to that person. Opioids like morphine and oxycodone alter your perception of pain. You might be "feeling no pain" when you take these pills, but it's actually doing nothing to improve your arthritis symptoms. Before you...

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Hip and Knee Pain

Tired of Your Hip and Knee Pain? Find Lasting Relief with Physical Therapy

February 10th, 2020

Is it difficult for you to engage in your regular activities due to hip or knee pain? Whether your hip or knee pain occurs when you’re moving or sitting, physical therapy can help get you back to your regular routine. Be sure to call our office for a consult to find out how we can help alleviate your pain. No...

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Herniated Disc

Get to the Root of Your Back Pain. Could it be a Herniated Disc?

January 20th, 2020

Do you sometimes feel pain like an electric shock radiating from your lower back down to your legs? Do you experience muscle weakness or numbness in your arms or legs? If so, be sure to schedule a free consult with Figurelli Integrated Wellness Center for a proper diagnosis. You just may have a herniated disc. What is a Herniated Disc?...

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7 Easy Ways to stay active

7 Easy Ways to Increase Your Activity and Live Healthy

January 10th, 2020

Have you become less active in recent years? It's important to remain physically active in order to stay as healthy as possible. It isn't always easy to stay active, especially if you're already struggling with limited mobility. There are several easy ways to increase your activity level that most people can include in their daily routine. Contact Figurelli Integrated Wellness...

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Reduce Stress

Did you Know Physical Therapy Can Help Reduce Stress Related Headaches? Here’s How.

December 20th, 2019

The work day is almost over, but your inbox is full and your to-do list is long. You are already thinking about the many things you’ll have to handle in the evening, and what will be facing you when you reach your desk again tomorrow. You pinch the bridge of your nose, but to no avail. The headache has already...

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5 Ways Stretching

5 Ways Stretching can Improve Your Overall Health

December 10th, 2019

There are a lot of different factors that contribute to maintaining ideal health. Getting a full night’s rest every evening, drinking plenty of water throughout the day, and eating as well-balanced of a diet as possible are typically the top tips that are shared when it comes to living a healthy lifestyle. However, this is just the tip of the...

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Your Joints Hurting? 4 Ways Physical Therapy Can Help Relieve Arthritis Pain

November 20th, 2019

Whether it is a pop in the knee with every step that you take, or a crack of your fingers with every attempt to open a jar, chances are that you aren’t going to realize just how much you rely on your joints to perform up to par until you are experiencing regular joint pain. Arthritis is one of the...

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Chronic Aches and Pains

Non-Invasive Treatment for Your Chronic Aches and Pains

November 10th, 2019

Have you grown accustomed to feeling a twinge here and a spasm there? Do you suffer from recurring aches and pains for reasons you don't totally understand? Have you been gritting your teeth and putting up with a longstanding chronic pain condition? Maybe you've been putting off medical treatment for your ailment because you're afraid of one particular form of...

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