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The physical and hand therapists at OrthoCarolina work with each patient and develop a specific plan, leveraging a variety of treatment options to elevate the patient's ability to move, reduce pain, restore function, and prevent disability. Additionally, our physical therapists are often active in creating both fitness and wellness programs to encourage a healthier and more active lifestyle. 

    What We’re Doing in Physical Therapy -- Dry Needling

    When we contract our muscles repetitively, such as motion in sports activities, jobs or stress-related muscle tension, sensitive trigger points can develop within the muscle itself along the fascia that cover and protect them.

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    Aquatic and Pool-based Therapy

    Aquatic-based therapy offers a healing medium and therapeutic components that can be customized to each patient’s needs...

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    What We’re Doing in Physical Therapy – the McKenzie Method & Self-Treatment for Back Pain

    Back pain can sometimes feel unbearable...

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    What We’re Doing in Physical Therapy – Check out H-Wave ®

    H-Wave stimulation is a drug-free form of electrical stimulation, or small muscle fiber stimulator, that treats chronic soft-tissue injury, improves lymphatic flow, and helps decrease acute, chronic and neuropathic pain

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    Arthritis and Occupational Therapy

    Arthritis affects about 1.5 million Americans, including rheumatoid arthritis, an autoimmune disorder that causes your body’s own immune system to mistakenly attack its own joints.

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