TMD and Headaches

TMD AND HEADACHES Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction (TMD) is a condition that occurs as a result of dysfunction in the jaw joint, the disc sitting within the joint, and/or the surrounding muscles that control jaw movement. Other contributing factors include poor...

Thoracic Outlet Syndrome

Thoracic Outlet Syndrome People come to physical therapy for many different reasons. One of the most common reasons people come to physical therapy is because of pain. People rarely know why they are having pain; they just know something hurts and they want it to feel...

Plantar Fasciitis Part 2

Plantar fasciitis What it is: The plantar fascia is a thick band on the bottom of your foot that attaches at the heel and travels along the bottom of the foot and attaches at the toes. Plantar fasciitis is when that band gets inflamed and irritated or even have a...

Plantar Fasciitis Part 1

What is Plantar Fasciitis? The heel and foot are very common areas to have pain, and a region we treat every day at IPT, but how do we know what is causing it? While there are many potential sources of pain in this area, plantar fasciitis is probably the most common...

Hip Bursitis – Trochanteric Bursitis

So it hurts your hip to lay down on your side at night. Or maybe your hip is just stiff and painful. You might have hip bursitis! Well what is that? It’s inflammation of the bursa sac that lies over your greater trochanter (lateral hip bone) and under your IT band....

Foot Care Tips

Foot Care Tips Let’s talk about feet! Our feet are often the most overlooked part of the body when it comes to self-care, and arguably the most important part of the body in regard to daily activities, exercise, and athletic performance as they are quite...