Is Your Office Job Becoming a Pain in the Wrist?

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Physical Therpaists for Hands & Wrists Atlanta GAIf you’re one of the many people who spend their workday sitting at a desk, you’re probably familiar with back and neck pain – that uncomfortable ache that comes from sitting and staring at a screen for too long. What you may not know is that eight hours spent at a computer can also cause considerable damage to your hands and wrists. These types of injuries, known as repetitive strain injuries or RSI’s, are characterized by numbness, tingling, or pain in the hands and wrists, and if left untreated, they can lead to more serious conditions such as carpal tunnel syndrome or tendon and nerve injuries.
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Preparing For Your ACL Surgery

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Physical Therapists for ACL Injury Atlanta GAAnterior cruciate ligament, or ACL, injuries are painful and debilitating, and can be an unfortunate outcome of playing some of your favorite summer sports. They occur when the ACL ligament in the knee is over-stretched and tears, causing swelling and an inability to walk or continue your normal activities.

Surgery is often required for severe ACL tears, and whether you’re a professional athlete or a weekend warrior, this can be scary to consider. How long will it take me to recover? Will I be able to return to the field, track, or court again?
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Benefits of Physical Therapy for Women with Osteoporosis

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Osteoporosis Treatment for Women Atlanta GAOsteoporosis is a condition that affects upwards of 8 million women’s ability to fully enjoy an active, healthy lifestyle. It’s characterized by a weakening and thinning of the bones and, if left untreated, can result in joint fractures of the hips, wrists, and spine. In fact, worldwide, osteoporosis is to blame for 8.9 million fractures annually, according to the International Osteoporosis Foundation. It’s a condition that can also make fun outdoor summer activities like walking, biking, and hiking harder to participate in and enjoy.
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Golf Related Injuries

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Orthopedic and Sports Therapy Atlanta GAMore than 25 million Americans enjoy playing the game of golf as a recreational or competitive sport. While golf is not a physically aggressive sport, a high number of participants suffer from golf related injuries each year. Lower back pain and elbow pain are two of the most common complaints from both avid golfers and those who put their spikes on only a few times a year. At Sovereign Rehabilitation, we are the trusted name for comprehensive physical therapy and complete wellness programs in Atlanta, Georgia. Our premier therapists have earned advanced qualification in their respective areas of expertise and are deeply committed to providing the most advanced orthopedic & sports therapy to meet the unique needs of our golfing patients.
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