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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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Hand injuries
With the warmer days comes more outside activities and the need to start working in the yard again after a long break. Many of us find ourselves cleaning up the winter yard debris that has collected over the past several months.  Here are some helpful hints to protect your hands...
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hand therapy
Occupational Therapy (OT) began just over 100 years ago when US soldiers returned from World War I with injuries that kept them from performing daily activities. OT’s (or rehabilitation aides as they were first called) began helping soldiers return to a more normal way of life through activity-based rehabilitation. We...
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running injury
Spring is here…still. I am thankful for the gorgeous days and warmer temperatures. These beautiful spring days we have been experiencing in St. Louis have given us perfect running weather and upcoming spring races are closer than we realize. With the St. Louis Go! Marathon Weekend only 2 weeks away,...
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sports rehabilitation specialty services
Spring is here…I can feel it. Longer days, rising temperatures, flowers blooming and, March Madness taking over my television for the next 3 weeks. After the winter we’ve had, I can honestly say that I have spring fever. As spring arrives, we’re all itching to get outside to exercise, play...
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physical therapist leg stretch
It’s a common scenario…   Busy physical therapist in an outpatient setting   Multiple therapists at each location and between locations   Patient arrives for their initial evaluation…sees “therapist A”   On second visit, patient arrives and finds out they’re scheduled with “therapist B”   On third visit, patient arrives and finds out they’re scheduled...
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physical therapy insurance help
Effective Feb 18th, 2019, we are pleased to announce that we are now a contracted provider with TheraMatrix Physical Therapy Network (TPTN). The TheraMatrix Physical Therapy Network provides members access to a select group of physical therapy providers that have met their credentialing requirements. Axes Physical Therapy recognizes that population...
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request an appointment axes physical therapy
Today, February 14, 2019, marks a momentous day for Axes Physical Therapy as we launch our new website. This is a culmination of months of teamwork and coordination.   We recognize that the healthcare system isn’t exactly user friendly at times. And yet, when you’re hurting and in pain, there’s nothing...
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