Happy Easter From Sovereign Rehabilitation

Atlanta GA Physical Therapy ClinicSovereign Rehabilitation would like to take this opportunity to wish all of our patients a very Happy Easter on April 16! We are grateful for all of our past and future patients, and we are honored by the privilege of serving you each day.

Spring and Easter are times for all things new. There is new life popping up in nature all around us. Flowers are blooming, baby birds are pecking their way out of their shells and animals that have lain dormant for the winter are waking to feed their hungry bellies. Easter is a fun time to celebrate the new at our offices of Sovereign Rehabilitation as well. (more…)

Your Joyful Child with Down Syndrome

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Atlanta GA Physical Therapy for ChildrenWe challenge you to find a child with Down Syndrome who is not smiling. Down Syndrome children seem to wear a perpetual smile and know no stranger. Blowing kisses to everyone through the drive-thru window and hugging the people who bag your groceries are normal happenings in the lives of a family with a child suffering from Down Syndrome.

The truth of the matter is that Down Syndrome children are not always joyful. They have feelings like anyone else. They experience the full range of emotions. They respond to positive expressions of friendship, and are hurt and upset by inconsiderate behavior. People with Down Syndrome socialize and have meaningful friendships. (more…)

The Consequences of Chronic Pain

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Atlanta GA Treatment for Chronic PainIt’s easy to see the physical effects of chronic pain. It limits our mobility, and keeps us from participating in the activities we love. It can also make it harder to sleep, which can have far-reaching physical consequences.

But chronic pain does more than affect our bodies – it can also affect our minds, our self-esteem, and how we see ourselves. In fact, researchers have found consistently lower levels of self-esteem in patients diagnosed with a chronic, pain-inducing illness than in healthier populations. (more…)

Physical Therapy for Fibromyalgia

Trying to get through the tail end of winter can be tough for fibromyalgia sufferers. Many say that the cold, damp conditions can make their symptoms – which include chronic, widespread pain, fatigue, headaches, restless leg syndrome and more – much worse.

The certified and trained physical therapists at Sovereign Rehabilitation can help you combat these painful symptoms with rehabilitation programs catered specifically to you and your needs. We employ techniques such as muscle energy work, manual therapy, dry needling and more that work to help you achieve long-term pain relief, and more importantly, a better quality of life.
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