Providence, RI – Patients diagnosed with lumbar spinal stenosis are often surprised to learn that physical therapy for low back pain can be as effective as surgery without the associated costs and complications. The debilitating and painful diagnosis is a daily struggle for nearly 400,000 Americans. The results of a study published in the Annals … Continue reading Physical Therapy Scores High in the Treatment of Spinal Stenosis
First published in Rhode Island Family Medicine Magazine – Written by Dr. Mary Durigan, DPT, Performance Physical Therapy Tension-type headaches (TTH), varying largely in presentation, are the most common type of headache, and are “considered [to be] a major public health problem by the World Health Organization due to its high prevalence and great socioeconomic impact.”1,2 TTH is frequently intermittent, and treatment is … Continue reading Benefits of manual therapy and exercise for tension-type headaches
Dr. Casimiro’s Golfers’ Workshop What is more relaxing than a summer day at the golf course? A summer day at the golf course FREE OF PAIN for all 18 holes! Come visit Dr. Mark Casimiro on May 23rd from 5:30-6:30 PM at the 426 Fitness Studio, and find out how to remedy those nagging aches … Continue reading Lower Your Pain, Lower Your Score
Whether you are a swimmer, thrower, or gym-goer, shoulder pain will stop you from pursuing your interests. With summer fast approaching, you don’t want to be hindered by a nagging pain. Make sure you’re ready for more fun in the sun this year! Please join Dr. Kayleigh Melroy on May 30th, at Performance Physical Therapy’s … Continue reading Shoulder Pain Stopping You?
Performance is excited to announce its newest aquatic therapy program at PODS Swimming in East Providence. Starting May 2nd, Performance will be holding aquatic therapy group classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays, from 12-1pm, at PODS Swimming. The classes will be taught by Dr. Molly Durigan, DPT, and Aquatic Director, Tim Keohane, PTA. Located at 111 Commercial … Continue reading Now Offering Aquatic Therapy in East Providence