Tag: knee pain

Orthaheel Sandals & Shoes

Orthaheel Shoes and Sandals Provide Supportive Soles to Protect Your Feet

We are proud to announce that we now carry Orthaheel Sandals, Shoes and Slippers. Inappropriate footwear is a cause of ankle, knee and low back pain.  Flip flops, boot and ballet flats with no arch support are problematic.  These types of shoes are just as damaging to your feet as high heels. Orthaheel provides appropriate …

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Kinesio Tape – An Effective Drug Free Alternative to Healing Injury

Kinesio Tape on Knee

      Kinesio Tape is an effective drug-free treatment for a wide variety of muscular ailments designed to reduce pain and speed healing.  Kinesio tape is a latex-free cotton fiber tape that may be stretched over an injured area.  When  musculature is damaged, the body often responds with swelling.  This swelling, while intended as …

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Return to the Active Life!

I have experienced numbness above my kneecap when standing or walking for 6 years.  I had seen one medical doctor and was told to use aspirin for the pain.  I came to Advanced Physical Medicine & Therapy and was treated by Dr. Vijay Patel.  Two weeks later, the numbness in my kneecap decreased and now …

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