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Axes Physical Therapy
shoulder injury
Whether you are a seasoned veteran or a newcomer to the sport of pickleball, a proper warm-up prior to hitting the court is key for maximizing your performance and helping to reduce your risk of injury.  The main concept for a proper pickleball warm-up is preparing your muscles and joints...
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shoulder injury
Although the game of pickleball has been around since 1965, it is now one of the fastest growing sports around.  Indoor and outdoor courts are popping up in cities and towns everywhere, with several within a stone’s throw of our Axes clinic in Festus.  Over the past few years, we...
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Today marks an exciting day for Axes Physical Therapy! We’d like to announce that Bruce Watson, MS, PT has joined our team. His addition brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to our organization as we continue to expand. Bruce graduated from Washington University in St. Louis with his degree...
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Wrist, arm, hand pain
As the saying goes, April showers bring May flowers. What else to do we hear about when the showers and thunderstorms come? Aching joints! How many times have you heard, “It’s going to rain today. I can tell because my joints are aching and my arthritis is acting up?” Research...
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hand treatment for hand injury
To wrap up Occupational Therapy Month, we’re announcing that we will begin offering certified hand therapy services in South County beginning on April 22, 2019. To schedule an appointment, contact us directly or request an appointment online. Certified Hand Therapists are highly trained specialists in the management and treatment of...
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We are thrilled to announce the addition of Brian Freund, DPT, CMPT, TPS, MBA to the Axes Family! Brian is a native of St. Charles County and he will begin seeing patients this week in St. Peters, MO. Brian attended undergraduate and graduate school at Rockhurst University in Kansas City,...
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Union Missouri
We are pleased to announce the Grand Opening of our 9th clinic in Union, MO! Mike Faris, PT, CMPT, will direct the clinic. Mike is a physical therapist with nearly 20 years of experience, with specialization in the management of orthopedic, sports, work-related and post-surgical conditions. Whether you’ve been injured...
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upper extremity injury
Do you sit behind a desk for hours at a time? If so, you don’t have to suffer through neck aches, back pain, sore wrists and numb fingertips! Proper office ergonomics can help reduce stress and strain on joints, allowing you to make it through your work day pain-free and...
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Knee Pain
March Madness has come to it’s conclusion and it was a great tournament this year. It’s always amazing to see how these players bodies can withstand months of practice and intense games, while my knees hurt after playing a little one-on-one with my husband and kids. There’s an explanation behind...
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Occupational Therapy
The saying goes, “April showers bring May flowers.” As an avid gardener, I look forward to April as the warmer spring weather leads to flowering dogwoods, the beautiful pink blooms of the redbud trees, cheery yellow daffodils popping up, and the return of hummingbirds. I also love April because it...
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