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Water: A Natural Path to Slowing the Aging Process

| Posted in: Aquatic Therapy

For most people, the thought of getting older includes visions of decreasing abilities. Most individuals expect to lose muscle mass, balance and function as the years tick by. However, science shows that while we can’t reverse aging, we can slow it down with natural solutions – specifically, water.  Water is one of the most abundant […]

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Developing, Opening and Managing a Successful Aquatic Therapy Program Webinar On-Demand

| Posted in: Aquatic Education, Webinars

On February 24, 2016, we hosted the webinar, “Developing, Opening and Managing a Successful Aquatic Therapy Program.”  Kathleen Kristoff, Regional Director, Athena Therapy located in Hudson, Ohio, presented key things to consider when developing an aquatic therapy program. Kathleen has started a few aquatic programs at different locations and provided many lessons learned and success tactics. The goal of […]

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Exclusive Sneak Peak at University of Kansas’ Massive Athletic Facility

| Posted in: Aquatic Therapy, HydroWorx, Physical Therapy, Sports Stories, Uncategorized, Water Treadmill

Murphy Grant, Director of Sports Medicine at the University of Kansas, is a well-respected advocate of aquatic modalities for regeneration, recovery and rehabilitation, and he’s authored multiple articles and lectured widely on the subject.  Now, Murphy is giving all our readers an exclusive behind-the-scenes tour of the University’s world-class athletic training facility.  Though the University of Kansas […]

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Therapeutic Versatility and Value of Aquatic Therapy Webinar On-Demand

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

On January 28, 2016, we hosted the webinar, “Therapeutic Versatility and Value of Aquatic Therapy.” Dan Siedler, PT, MS, Executive Director of WSPT located in Bronx, NY, presented about the versatility of aquatic therapy, specifically related to how he utilizes it at his clinic in New York. WSPT sees a variety of patient types from high level athletes […]

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Syndesmotic Ankle Reconstruction Using Aquatic Therapy Webinar is On-Demand

| Posted in: Aquatic Education, Webinars

On February 11, 2016, we hosted a webinar titled, “Rehabilitation of Offensive Linemen Utilizing Aquatic Therapy Following Syndesmotic Ankle Reconstruction.” In this webinar, Brian Lund, MS, ATC, LAT,  Assistant Athletic Trainer for Football, University of Wisconsin, located in Madison, WI, presented on the unique rehabilitation methods utilized to treat a University of Wisconsin football player after syndesmotic ankle reconstruction. A syndesmotic ankle […]

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Spring Training Means Plenty of HydroWorx Therapy Pool Use!

| Posted in: Aquatic Conditioning, Aquatic Therapy, Athletic Training, HydroWorx, Rehabilitation Tips, Sports Medicine, Sports Stories, Training Tips, underwater treadmill

Whether famed groundhog and would-be meteorologist Punxsutawney Phil was correct or not, spring is around the corner, and that means baseball season isn’t far away! There are tons of ways that professional baseball teams prepare for spring training, including by getting their HydroWorx therapy pools ready for use. In fact, you may not realize it, but […]

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Free Webinar: DEVELOPING, OPENING AND MANAGING A SUCCESSFUL AQUATIC THERAPY PROGRAM

| Posted in: Aquatic Education, HydroWorx, Physical Therapy, Water Therapy, Webinars

Adding aquatic therapy to any facility can offer great advantages for you and your patients. It is important to have a good plan in place to create a successful program for your investment. Getting advice from people who have gone before you on the path can be incredibly insightful. Join us on February 24, 2016 […]

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Tips for Designing a New Facility Featuring Hydrotherapy

| Posted in: Aquatic Education, Athletic Training, Sports Medicine

Adding hydrotherapy to your facility can seem like quite an undertaking with several factors to consider. Having gone through the process himself, Randy Cohen, University of Arizona Athletic Trainer and Associate Director of Athletics, recently shared some practical tips for effective hydrotherapy pool room design. Randy Cohen was gracious enough to show off their well-equipped hydrotherapy-related rooms in this video. During […]

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Hydrotherapy for Pro Athletes After ACL Reconstruction Webinar On-Demand

| Posted in: Aquatic Education, Aquatic Therapy, Aquatic Therapy Protocols, Athletic Training, Rehabilitation Tips, Sports Medicine, Sports Stories, Training Tips, Webinars

On January 14, 2016, we hosted a webinar titled, “The Use of Hydrotherapy in the Rehabilitation of Professional Athletes Post-ACL Reconstruction.” In this webinar, Ryan Bitzel, MPT, Rehabilitation Coordinator for the San Diego Padres, located in San Diego, CA with a spring training facility in Peoria, AZ, presented on his aquatic therapy strategies used during ACL reconstruction for professional athletes, specifically baseball […]

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The NEW HydroWorx 300 Series Debuts at CSM 2016

| Posted in: Aquatic Therapy, HydroWorx, Physical Therapy, Uncategorized, Water Therapy, Water Treadmill Person Using HydroWorx 300 with Trainer

We are excited to be heading to Anaheim, CA for the Combined Sections Meeting (CSM) of the APTA next week! We will debut our newest product, the HydroWorx 300 Series, to Combined Sections in Booth #1504 this year. This free-standing aquatic therapy modality, great for existing spaces, provides numerous benefits, including increasing client referrals, improving patient outcomes and differentiating your […]

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