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Continuum Wellness Physical Therapy helps patients with many different conditions. Please see the diagram below for information on common conditions we treat and how physical therapy can help you.
Suffering from pain or stiffness and don’t know why? Identify where you are in pain and click on the corresponding white circle to discover different conditions that might be the cause of your pain.
Pain and stiffness in your neck can make it difficult to turn your head or look up and down.
Shoulder pain not only limits the use of your shoulder, but it can limit the use of your entire arm.
Pain and stiffness in the elbow can keep you from enjoying your favorite activities.
Wrist pain by itself is a problem, but it frequently affects your grip strength and the use of your hands too.
Hip pain can limit your ability to move around and accomplish simple tasks or enjoy your favorite activities.
Knee pain can make it difficult to do anything that involves standing, walking, running or jumping.
Your ankles carry the weight of your entire body. When they’re in pain, it’s hard to do anything that involves being on your feet.
80% of us are likely to develop back pain in our lifetime.
Why do I have muscle pain in the front of my neck?
If you have pain around the front of your neck, you may think it’s caused by a sore throat. However, if your pain isn’t accompanied by any other symptoms of a sore throat and instead feels connected to the movement of your neck, you may have a musculoskeletal injury....
3 ways PT can help if you still have chronic neck pain after a cervical fusion
Cervical fusion is a surgery meant to help patients who suffer from chronic neck pain. While most cases of neck pain can be treated without the need for surgery, some patients experience pain between the discs in their spine that does not go away even after treatment....
Shoulder pain and 4 other surprising TMJ symptoms
Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorder affects up to 12% of people, restricting the jaw joint and its associated muscles. While pain and discomfort in your jaw are the most common symptoms of TMJ disorder, many people also experience pain and discomfort in other parts...
3 ways dry needling near you can help ease shoulder and neck pain
Shoulder and neck pain are common complaints among adults and can be caused by a variety of factors. Overuse, injury, poor posture, and age-related conditions can all contribute to pain and discomfort in the neck and shoulders. If you are experiencing chronic pain in...
Is arthritis considered an official disability?
There are over 100 different kinds of arthritis that affect people all across the world. While each kind of arthritis is different, one thing they all have in common is that they cause pain, and can make life very difficult. Based on data collected by the National...
The 6 times a day that your work injury may bother you the most
If you’ve had an injury on the job, you might have thought that your injury would have healed by now, but it’s still bothering you. There are likely many factors to blame for this, including the severity of your work injury. However, there are also six specific times...
Four tips on how to prevent carpal tunnel syndrome
When you think of prolonged wrist pain, you probably think of carpal tunnel syndrome. That is because this is a common condition that affects millions of Americans every year. However, carpal tunnel syndrome doesn’t have to be as common as it is. By taking a few...
4 super exercises for reducing postpartum hip pain
Your pelvic region is a ring of bones at the bottom of your spine that includes your tailbone, your sacrum and your hip bones. When a woman gives birth, these bones can sometimes take a beating. Pain in the hips is one of the most common complaints of women who have...
Three stretches you can use for hip arthritis
Hip arthritis patients often develop tense muscles in their legs, buttocks and lower back, and these tense muscles can further decrease hip range of motion (ROM) and increase pain. There are specific stretches that people can do for the muscles affected by hip...
What could be behind your knee pain from driving?
Driving is an activity that many people think of in the same category as breathing. It’s essential, and it’s something that many of us do every day. It’s not surprising that many of us think that driving is an essential part of our lives; according to the Federal...
Why should you avoid an exercise when you have knee arthritis?
Exercises are a staple of many physical therapy plans, and there’s a whole category of exercises that physical therapists use called therapeutic exercises. So, you might be surprised to learn that there are certain exercises that you should avoid when you have knee...
The 3 ways PT can tackle foot and ankle pain when walking
Walking is a necessary part of our day-to-day routines. This is why feeling pain in your feet and ankles when you walk can make even the simplest everyday tasks feel like a burden. There are a number of reasons why you might be experiencing foot and ankle pain when...
3 causes of sudden ankle pain without an injury
If you suddenly feel pain in your ankle, you may believe that you’ve injured your ankle in some way. However, there are actually several issues that can cause sudden ankle pain without any injury at all. Physical therapy can often be used to treat injuries and other...
Why does my back keep cracking all the time?
Adjusting your back once in a while so that it cracks is normal, and for the most part, pretty safe. It can be helpful for relieving pressure and tension in the joints. One study even showed that after cracking a joint the joint’s range of motion improves slightly....
Can the back pain you’re feeling have been caused by constipation?
Back pain can be difficult to deal with, and may prevent you from participating in many activities that you enjoy. That’s likely one of the reasons Americans spend roughly $50 billion each year treating back pain. There are many reasons why you may be experiencing...