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Aquatic Therapy for Back Pain: A Case Study

| Posted in: Aquatic Therapy, Aquatic Therapy Protocols, Physical Therapy

Few things are as uncomfortable as back pain, especially when a patient has suffered for many years. There are surgical procedures specifically for chronic back pain, but they are not always effective. Aquatic therapy may be the solution if surgery and other forms of physical therapy fail. At HydroWorx, we provide clinicians with aquatic wellness […]

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How Aquatic Therapy Benefits Hip Replacement Recovery

| Posted in: Hip Replacement

Recovering from hip replacement surgery can be a long and frustrating process. Most people endure hip replacement surgery inorder to reduce pain and to return to activities they love. Unfortunately, the rehabilitation process is volatile and can leave patients frustrated with their progress. Although the process seems endless, it is an important piece of regaining joint mobility […]

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Common Symptoms of Thoracic Outlet Syndrome

| Posted in: Aquatic Therapy, Physical Therapy, Water Treadmill

A patient with thoracic outlet syndrome can experience a range of symptoms. However, symptom severity will depend on the level of compression the individual experiences. Here’s a brief list of symptoms common to patients with thoracic outlet syndrome:  Some patients experience compression of their nerves and blood vessels in this area after a serious car accident […]

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What it Means to be a HydroWorx Customer

| Posted in: Aquatic Therapy, HydroWorx, Life at HydroWorx, Uncategorized, Water Treadmill

When you invest your time, energy and finances to integrate a HydroWorx pool into your facility, you don’t just get a pool. We want you and your organization to succeed. We are committed to helping your aquatic therapy program thrive and could not be more delighted to have you join our ever-growing list of customers. […]

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Facility Spotlight: Pinamonti Physical Therapy and Wellness Center

| Posted in: Aquatic Therapy, HydroWorx, In the News, Physical Therapy, Uncategorized

Pinamonti Physical Therapy and Wellness Center just opened a brand new, state-of-the-art physical therapy and wellness facility located in Pittsburg, Kansas. “Pinamonti Physical Therapy and Wellness Center began as a small private physical therapy practice in response to the needs of our local community.  Today, exactly a decade after starting our business, we have undergone […]

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Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome Patient Gaining Strength with Aquatic Therapy

| Posted in: Aquatic Therapy, Physical Therapy, Uncategorized, Water Therapy, Water Treadmill

What Is Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (EDS) Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (EDS) is a connective tissue disorder that is caused by a combination of genetic disorders, that ultimately cause a defect in collagen. Collagen affects the connective tissues responsible for sustaining and structuring the blood vessels, bones, organs, and skin. Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome may affect some of these bodily structures […]

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How ACL Hydrotherapy Exercises Can Help Patients Heal Faster

| Posted in: ACLs & Knees

Tearing the ACL brings a patient’s whole life to a halt. Thankfully, surgery to fix this injury is minimally invasive and has a high success rate. Most patients recover and return to full mobility after healing. However, the healing journey after an ACL tear can take between six to nine months. That’s a long time […]

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How Aqua Therapy Can Increase Mobility After Lumbar Spinal Fusion

| Posted in: Aquatic Therapy, HydroWorx, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Tips, Uncategorized, Water Therapy

Do you have a patient who has had or is planning to have lumbar spinal fusion surgery? Although healing from major surgery takes time, some therapies can help them recover faster than others. Aqua therapy is a fantastic choice for spinal surgery recovery because it can reduce pressure on muscles and joints.  Being immersed in […]

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Southern Retirement Community Receives an Upgrade

| Posted in: Aquatic Therapy, HydroWorx, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Tips, Uncategorized, Water Therapy

The following post is adapted from the recent article, Carolina Village adds ‘Main Street’ for residents, from Blue Ridge Now online.  Carolina Village, a nonprofit retirement community, has brought “downtown” inside. Recently they have added a few new amenities inside, which allows their residents to have all of their needs met under one roof. These […]

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The Benefits of Hydromassage

| Posted in: Hydromassage

Massage can provide a multitude of benefits, particularly for those who have suffered an injury, undergone surgery or for those with chronic pain conditions. What Is Hydromassage? Hydromassage is aquatic therapy with pressurized jets or hoses that work out muscles and soft tissue. Those with an injury, are post-surgery or have chronic pain conditions can […]

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