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What is K-Laser Therapy

K Laser There are many different options when it comes to therapy to deal with pain. The use of K Laser Therapy is used as an alternative to painkillers. This therapy uses red and near infrared light to assist your cells with tissue regeneration. At Advance Physical Therapy we have four convenient locations in Wantagh, [...]

By | 2017-10-19T15:17:12+00:00 October 19th, 2017|K Laser, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Physical Therapy and Pressure Ulcers

A pressure ulcer, also known as a bedsore, is a skin injury that occurs in about 40,000 people every year. Pressure ulcers usually occur when people are ill, or not able to change their position in a bed or a chair for an extended amount of time. If you are looking to learn more about [...]

By | 2017-10-19T15:17:58+00:00 October 12th, 2017|Pressure Ulcers, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Tennis Elbow Treatment in Astoria

Tennis elbow is a condition caused by overworked muscles in the arm, forearm, and hand which results in elbow pain. Tennis elbow involves the area where the muscles and tendons of the forearm attach to the outside bone (called lateral epicondyle) of the elbow. Movements that require gripping, twisting, or carrying objects with your hand [...]

Physical Therapy in Astoria

PT in Astoria The underlying objective of physical therapy is the restoration/maintenance of movement and full ranges of motion in the human body. Physical therapists can be used to recover from an injury, recover after a surgical procedure, or simply improve movement capabilities. Conditions treated by Astoria physical therapists range from cystic fibrosis and carpal [...]

Back Pain and Age

  Back pain is never fun for anyone, but a physical therapist can help change your life of pain. The back consists of the most active muscles and ligaments in the body. And it’s also it’s like puzzle that is made up several highly active spinal joints, nerves, discs, and muscles. Which leads to your [...]

By | 2017-09-15T14:17:35+00:00 September 15th, 2017|Back Pain, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Concussions and Physical Therapy

Physical therapy can help guide you towards recovering from a concussion. A concussion is when your brain is suffering from a traumatic injury that can cause lasting effects on brain tissue leading to change the chemical balance of the brain. Advance Physical Therapy in Astoria, Lindenhurst, Wantagh, and Valley Stream has plenty of experience with [...]

By | 2017-09-08T19:43:47+00:00 September 8th, 2017|Concussion, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Physical Therapy For Migraines on Long Island

Everyone has a headache every now and then, but a migraine is less common. Migraines are characterized by the severe throbbing in the head (either on one or both sides), dizziness, nausea, sensitivity to light and sound, and, in extreme cases, vomiting. Migraines can last anywhere from a couple of hours to a couple of [...]

By | 2017-09-01T13:39:34+00:00 September 1st, 2017|Migraines, Uncategorized|0 Comments

K-Laser Therapy for Bell’s Palsy in Astoria

Bell’s Palsy is a condition in which muscles on one side of your face become weak or paralyzed. Bell’s Palsy can only occur on one side of your face at a time and gives off a droopy or stiff look. When it comes to treating Bell’s Palsy, K-Laser is highly recommended in order to see [...]

Physical Therapy for Femur Fractures

If you are reading this because you have fractured your femur.  We here at Advance Physical Therapy with locations on Long Island and in Astoria, we urge you to remember the seriousness of the situation. Being that the femur is the hardest bone in the human body, there are very few explanations for its fracturing. [...]

By | 2017-08-17T17:45:37+00:00 August 17th, 2017|Astoria Physical Therapist|0 Comments

Physical Therapy For Chronic Pain

Are physical and everyday tasks a struggle for you? In a person's everyday life, no matter how old or young you may be, you should not make yourself feel helpless. Chronic pain that is not treated is very common but luckily, there are some ways of coping with your unwanted physical struggles. To begin, some [...]

By | 2017-08-07T16:34:37+00:00 August 11th, 2017|Chronic Pain|0 Comments