Category: Physical Therapy

Hold On! Getting A Grip On Your Hand Pain

 

Category: Hand Therapy, Physical Therapy

Atlanta GA Physical Therapy for HandsSovereign Rehabilitation offers effective treatment for your hand injuries. We are the Atlanta hand therapy experts and we will help you accurately assess your problem and get immediate care so we can get you a speedy recovery. We offer a wide range of therapeutic procedures for you, according to your specific needs.

To help strengthen your hand and grip there are several exercises you can do at home. (more…)


New Year, New Baby

 

Category: Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Services, Women's Health Services

Not only is it a new year, but you’re having a new baby too! This is going to be a sweet 2018 for you. The sweet baby snuggles coming your way in this next year will be moments to cherish for a lifetime. Congratulations on your pregnancy. Now that you’re carrying a baby in your belly, you may be experiencing some physical challenges related to your pregnancy as well. For these reasons, and many more, it is imperative that you faithfully attend your prenatal appointments with your doctor.

Prenatal care is so important because it can help you have a healthy and full-term pregnancy. Maintaining proper healthcare throughout your pregnancy helps avoid preterm birth and birth complications. As soon as you find out you are pregnant, call your health care provider to schedule your first appointment. (more…)


Starting 2018 At A Steady Pace

 

Category: Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Services

Atlanta GA Physical Rehabilitation ClinicsAs you begin 2018, what goals or resolutions are you trying to keep or begin? The start of a new year is a great time to begin healthier living habits. Typical resolutions usually involve eating, exercise and spare time management.

At Sovereign Rehabilitation, we encourage you to set physical goals that will promote your health and recovery. However, we know the reality that it’s estimated that only 8 percent of people will keep their New Year’s resolutions. With this in mind, we’d like to encourage you to start 2018 as if you’re entering a marathon, not a sprint. (more…)


FAQs About Dry Needling

 

Category: Dry Needling, Physical Therapy

Atlanta GA Physical Therapy ClinicsSovereign Rehabilitation offers a unique and increasingly popular form of Physical Therapy that uses solid needles to treat painful and specific trigger points in your muscles. Due to its increasing popularity, we often are asking some frequently asked questions regarding dry needling.

When the Dry Needling is over, how will I feel?

Right after the procedure you may be a little sore. You may also feel a bit fatigued. Feeling sore a few hours later or even the next day is normal as well. The way you feel varies from patient to patient. However, some patients report that they feel like they just completed an intense workout. (more…)



Three New Locations in East Cobb, Stockbridge and Chamblee

 

Category: Orthopedic and Sports Therapy, Physical Therapy

At Sovereign Rehabilitation your time is important to us. Not only do we maximize your time with us on each of your visits, but we also know that your time to get to our office is important. That’s why we opened three new locations around the Atlanta area. We now offer the same quality rehabilitation services, but now in East Cobb, Stockbridge and Chamblee as well. That makes a total of 13 location choices and options for you to choose from.

With all of your extra drive time that you are saving, may we suggest some fun Atlanta-based activities for you to enjoy? (more…)


Your Convenience And Care Is Our Concern

 

Category: Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Services

Atlanta GA Physical Rehabilitation CenterHaving options in life is a good thing. When choosing what to eat for dinner, it’s nice to know you can choose carry out, going out, or cooking in. And then once you choose how you will feed your hunger, you get to decide what you will eat. The options are limitless. Days are filled with decisions. A person makes around 35,000 decisions each day.

When it comes to your health, it’s good to know you have many options for getting and remaining healthy and well. Caring for your health and healing should be your top priority. Finding a rehabilitation center that offers the best care is important. Sovereign Rehabilitation offers comprehensive care with premier therapists and experts to help you get on the road to recovery quickly and with great care. (more…)


Happy Easter From Sovereign Rehabilitation

 

Category: Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Services

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

 

Category: Pediatric Physical Therapy, Physical Therapy

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

 

Category: Physical Therapy

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…)