Ergonomics

Evaluation & Consultation:

We are attached to our cell phones, computers, tablets, etc.  We are seeing more and more patients suffer from preventable shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand injuries because we are not aware of the physical strain we put on our bodies when operating theses devices.  We commonly treat:

  • Pain or fatigue in the neck, shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand
  • Arthritis (shoulder, elbow, wrist, or hand)
  •  Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • DeQuervain Syndrome
  • Tennis or Golfers Elbow (tendonitis)
  • Frozen Shoulder
  • Shoulder Impingement
  • Shoulder Bursitis

Treatment methods:

  • Stretching, strengthening, and home exercise program
  • Posture & positioning
  • Myofascial release techniques(MFR)
  • Soft tissue mobilizations
  • Therapeutic massage
  • Various modalities when needed (Ultrasound, Electrical Stimulation, etc.)
  • Work station ergonomics