Don’t Mask the Symptoms: Treat the Origin of the Issue with Physical Therapy

May 20th, 2019

Looking for a Drug-Free Pain Solution? Look Into Physical Therapy Pain can be a helpful messenger, an alert that something in your body needs fixing ‒ but it can also be an agonizing annoyance that ruins your quality of life. To make matters worse, many pain problems are rooted in deep-set underlying conditions, often originating

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You Don’t Need to Play Tennis to Get Tennis Elbow!

September 25th, 2018

Lateral epicondylitis (or Tennis Elbow) affects many people, most of whom are not tennis players. The symptoms often includes: pain with moving the wrist or straightening/turning the elbow, decreased grip strength, and point tenderness on the top of the elbow, or lateral epicondyle. Although the symptoms may be similar, there are many possible causes: yard

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Stretching Exercises

September 1st, 2018

These are general stretching exercises, and as such, may not be suitable for absolutely everyone. If you experience discomfort or pain beyond a moderate stretching sensation, we recommend discontinuing the exercise. Feel free to call Dresher Physical Therapy with any questions at 215-619-4545! STANDING BACK EXERCISE: Stand with feet shoulder width apart. Place your hands in

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