Meet Kevin Tucker: Bringing Expertise and Care to APT Prospect

Meet Kevin Tucker: Bringing Expertise and Care to APT Prospect

Kevin is a physical therapist entering his 4th year as a clinician. When asked about the Prospect office, he said, “I really like the team dynamic here.” He noted how the collaboration with the staff members in Prospect brings a fluid process for the patients.  “I also get a good mix of various injuries, from…

3 Reasons Why Tactical Athletes Need Athletic Trainers

3 Reasons Why Tactical Athletes Need Athletic Trainers

Who are tactical athletes? Tactical athletes refer to military personnel, law enforcement officers, firefighters, and emergency responders who face extremely intense physical demands in their line of duty. Unlike professional athletes who receive on-site medical care and a carefully designed training program, tactical athletes often do not have that luxury. On top of that, the…

Why Is My Knee Clicking? Find the Answer Here.

Why Is My Knee Clicking? Find the Answer Here.

It can be unsettling when you notice your knee started clicking. Whether it’s a subtle click or a noticeable popping sound, you would wonder why it’s happening and whether it’s a cause for concern. In this article, we’ll explore the common causes of knee clicking and discuss potential treatment options. Why is my knee clicking?…

Get Your Shin Together: Shin Splints Treatment

Get Your Shin Together: Shin Splints Treatment

We all love the feeling of the wind rushing through when we run. Your heart is pumping, and you’re breathing heavily, but it feels great. You’ve been training hard lately, making healthy choices for your body. However, sometimes, our body reminds us that it deserves some tender love and care. One such reminder comes in…

Unlock Your Confidence After Hip Replacement Surgery

Unlock Your Confidence After Hip Replacement Surgery

Congratulations on taking the courage to get hip replacement surgery. Now you are on to the next step. Here at Advanced Physical Therapy, we have successfully treated hundreds of patients who had this procedure. So in this article, we will explore the benefits of physical therapy after hip replacement surgery. Let’s start bringing your strength,…

How to Get Your Strength Back After Rotator Cuff Surgery

How to Get Your Strength Back After Rotator Cuff Surgery

Rotator cuff injuries can be debilitating. They not only cause pain and weakness but also limit the range of motion in the shoulder. When conservative treatments fail to provide relief, surgical intervention is often the next option to repair the damaged rotator cuff. However, the journey to full recovery doesn’t end with the surgery alone….

Give PEACE&LOVE to your Sprained Ankle, not just Ice.

Give PEACE&LOVE to your Sprained Ankle, not just Ice.

“It’s just an ankle sprain.” Is it, really? An ankle sprain is one of the most common injuries of all time. However, just because it happens so often, does not mean that it is a minor injury. When it’s not treated properly, it can lead to Chronic Ankle Instability (CAI) which will cause constant pain…

A Complete Roadmap to Arthritis Rehabilitation

A Complete Roadmap to Arthritis Rehabilitation

Here at Advanced Physical Therapy, we have helped hundreds of patients recover from arthritis. Unfortunately, arthritis can lead to chronic disability and is often difficult to manage on your own. However, with a carefully designed rehabilitation program, you can prevent the symptoms from worsening and take control of your daily activities. Remember, just because you…

What PTs Want You to Know about Avascular Necrosis (AVN)

What PTs Want You to Know about Avascular Necrosis (AVN)

Bones are living tissue, relying on the blood supply to stay alive. Most living tissues have blood vessels that come from many directions into the tissue. Damage to a single blood vessel oftentimes results in no serious repercussions. This is because there is another path providing a route for more blood to come in. However,…