The Bergen County Baseball Tournament is Almost Here…

The Bergen County Baseball Tournament is Almost Here…

Dr. Michael O’Reilly, DPT

 

Baseball may be America’s favorite pastime, but is the throwing motion we all know so well actually detrimental to your body? It does not have to be! Trust me, I would like to preface this article by stating you would be hard pressed to find a more avid baseball fan than myself.

Avoiding and Treating Heel Pain

Avoiding and Treating Tendon Dysfunction

Dr.Bruce Buckman PT, DPT, ART

 Background

 It has been reported that approximately 1 in 10 individuals will develop chronic heel pain with nearly 2 million Americans affected annually. Furthermore, tendinopathies of the Achilles tendon affect 2% of the general adult population. The typical report of pain presentation of plantar heel pain includes excruciating pain with the first few steps after waking up in the morning,

Diagnosing and Preventing 2,000,000 Ankle Sprains Per Year

by Dr. Bruce Buckman PT, DPT, ART

2,000,000. It’s a huge number. It’s also the estimated number of ankle sprains sustained every year in the United States alone. One in six injuries sustained by a high school athlete will be an ankle sprain, more specifically a lateral ankle sprain, making it the most commonly occurring injury in all high school sports.

Exercise of the Week #32 – Thoracic Rotations with Power Band

Check out this week’s Exercise of the Week – Thoracic Rotations with Power Band in a tall kneeling position. This exercise works well for baseball players and golfers because it improves thoracic spine mobility and core stability.

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Exercise of the Week #29 – Single Arm Rows on Bosu Ball

Check out this week’s Exercise of the Week – Single Arm Rows on the Bosu Ball balancing on one leg. This is an advanced balance and proprioception exercise that is great for athletes and part of our Complex PT Protocols.

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Keri Moran, PT
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