Herniated Disc

Get to the Root of Your Back Pain. Could it be a Herniated Disc?

December 6th, 2019

Do you sometimes feel pain like an electric shock radiating from your lower back down to your legs? Do you experience muscle weakness or numbness in your arms or legs? If so, be sure to schedule a free consult with Richmond Physical Therapy located in Staten Island, NY for a proper diagnosis. You just may

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Kick Your Opioid Dependence

Do You Depend on Opioids to Keep You Moving? Understand How PT Can Kick Your Opioid Dependence

October 10th, 2019

Do you rely on drugs such as oxycodone or hydrocodone to help you get through your day without agonizing pain? Do you worry that these drugs may be placing your health at unacceptable risk? Do you feel anxious or count the minutes until your next dosage of these pain relievers regardless of that risk? If

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woman going to physical therapy to relieve knee and hip pain

Kick Knee and Hip Pain to the Curb with Physical Therapy

July 10th, 2019

The hips and knees are both very commonly reported areas of discomfort. This pain becomes exceptionally common as people age, due to the “wear and tear” of cartilage in the hips, knees, and lower back. However, people can also experience hip and knee pain from overuse, injury, or underlying conditions, such as arthritis. Some cases

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