Dive in:  11 things to know about aquatic therapy

Dive in: 11 things to know about aquatic therapy

One of the biggest splashes in physical therapy in recent years is the evolution of aquatic therapy
Running reflections as I turn 40

Running reflections as I turn 40

I turn 40 today. Last weekend, I ran a marathon trying to break four hours...
Ask the Physical Therapist

Ask the Physical Therapist

Answers from the OrthoCarolina Physical Therapist Department
Rehabbing Kyle Busch

Rehabbing Kyle Busch

Bill Heisel of OrthoCarolina Motorsports and Physical Therapist Ken Breath join us to discuss how they were able to get Kyle Busch ready to win the Sprint Cup Championship after breaking his leg
What Does a Physician Assistant Do?

What Does a Physician Assistant Do?

If you've ever scheduled a medical appointment (and if you're reading this, you probably have) you know that there can sometimes be a wait to see providers.
When Can My Child Start Lifting Weights?

When Can My Child Start Lifting Weights?

I get asked this question almost daily, so if it’s something you’ve pondered as a parent, know that you are not alone.
Why We Chose to be Physical Therapists

Why We Chose to be Physical Therapists

Our physical therapists at OrthoCarolina play a big role in rehabilitation, and PT is an important part of the work we do to help our patients maximize long-term health benefits.

Lateral ankle reconstruction (Brostrom) using the Arthrex Internal Brace. Kent Ellington, MD.

Lateral ankle reconstruction (Brostrom) using the Arthrex Internal Brace. Kent Ellington, MD.
What We’re Doing in Physical Therapy – Multi Radiance Medical Laser®

What We’re Doing in Physical Therapy – Multi Radiance Medical Laser®

Laser treatment is a non-invasive therapeutic modality, or treatment, designed to reduce and relieve chronic pain that can happen as the result of a variety different orthopedic and musculoskeletal conditions.
RootsRated features Charlotte-area outdoors expertise

RootsRated features Charlotte-area outdoors expertise

OrthoCarolina has partnered with RootsRated for a new online feature that connects users with the best outdoor experiences in and around Charlotte, hand-picked by local outdoor retailers and their networks of local experts.

Workers' Compensation Tool Box

Information and forms for Case Managers
National Physical Therapy Month: What Our Patients Say

National Physical Therapy Month: What Our Patients Say

Below are some comments from our patients about their OrthoCarolina physical therapy experience. We are grateful for our PTs, their service and hard work!
How Obesity Affects Arthritis

How Obesity Affects Arthritis

Even as countries worldwide have populations that suffer from malnutrition, obesity has become a major worldwide health concern including in the United States.
Step inside the exam room…

Step inside the exam room…

Join OrthoCarolina as we broadcast live from inside the patient exam room on Thursday, October 8 through Periscope
30 Things You Didn’t Know About Physician Assistants (PAs)

30 Things You Didn’t Know About Physician Assistants (PAs)

National PA Week is held every year from Oct. 6–12
Our PTs: They’ve Got Your Back…and Your Legs…and More…

Our PTs: They’ve Got Your Back…and Your Legs…and More…

October is National Physical Therapy Month
Ask the Physical Therapist...

Ask the Physical Therapist...

Answers from the OrthoCarolina Physical Therapy Department