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The Advantages of Anti-Gravity Rehab Underwater

| Posted in: Aquatic Therapy, HydroWorx, Physical Therapy, Sports Medicine Resources, underwater Treadmill Resources, Water Therapy, Water Treadmill

HydroWorx therapy pools provide the equivalent of a zero-gravity environment, ideal for patients who have limitations or special considerations that prohibit land-based exercise, but with the added benefits of water. Physical therapists and athletic trainers both rely on anti-gravity treadmill training in an aquatic therapy pool to unweight patients and athletes, while also tapping into the natural […]

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6 Tips for Designing Your Pool Room

| Posted in: Aquatic Therapy, HydroWorx, underwater Treadmill Resources, Water Therapy

When considering integrating an aquatic therapy pool into a new facility, there are many things on which to focus: When does the pool get placed? How big should the room be? What does traffic flow look like? There are also many things that may not be obvious, but are equally important. Fortunately, we have assisted […]

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6 Reasons Why You Don’t Want to Miss the NEW HydroWorx 300 at LeadingAge 2015

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

The LeadingAge Annual Meeting is right around the corner, taking place November 2-4 in Boston, MA. We are excited to debut our newest product at the conference this year in Booth #1041. The HydroWorx 300 is the benchmark for construction-free unweighting devices. Utilizing warm water therapy as a medium to enhance rehabilitation, improve balance and ease […]

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Becoming the Clinic of Choice

| Posted in: Aquatic Therapy, HydroWorx, In the News, underwater Treadmill Resources, Water Therapy, Water Treadmill

The following blog post has been summarized from the recent article, “Finding Your Niche: Designing and growing innovative programs,” written by Dr. Michael Velsmid and published in the October issue of IMPACT Magazine.  As a physical therapist looking to open a clinic of your own, knowing there are thousands of physical therapy facilities in the […]

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Introducing the NEW HydroWorx 350

| Posted in: Aquatic Therapy, Athletic Training, HydroWorx, Running, Sports Medicine Resources, underwater Treadmill Resources, Water Treadmill

If you’ve been keeping up with HydroWorx news in the past 6 months, you may have noticed that we recently introduced the HydroWorx 300, making water therapy and performance now available to any facility. The 35″ x 80″ unit easily fits through a 36″ door and can be installed virtually anywhere, making it ideal for physical […]

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Groin Injury Case Study

| Posted in: Aquatic Therapy, Aquatic Therapy Protocols, Athletic Training, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Tips, Sports Medicine Resources, Training Tips

Groin injuries range in type and severity, often in the form of a strain or pull. In this case study, the athlete initially noticed groin pain during cutting drills while attending The Ohio State University football camp. The pain continued and eventually became so severe that he had limited ability to practice or play. After multiple doctor visits […]

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Achilles Tendon Webinar On-Demand

| Posted in: Aquatic Education, Aquatic Therapy, Aquatic Therapy Protocols, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Tips, Sports Medicine Resources, Sports Stories, Training Tips, underwater Treadmill Resources, Water Therapy

On September 24, 2015, Katherine Lorens, from University of Utah in Salt Lake City, UT, presented a webinar about the post-operative rehab of a Division I gymnast who suffered a torn achilles tendon. The rehab took place in their HydroWorx 2000 Series pool. Katherine shared details and videos of the protocols used during the rehabilitation and the results of their efforts. The […]

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HQ Unlimited Celebrates Grand Opening of the First Publicly-Available Orange County HydroWorx Therapy Pool!

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

When Rick Hullinger, President of Hullinger Associates LLC, the lessor of equipment to HQ Unlimited, needed Lasik, he went to the same surgeon who treated Tiger Woods. Why?  Simply put, because the surgeon was the best.  Hullinger regularly applies this same benchmark to every investment he makes, including the purchase of a HydroWorx therapy pool […]

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Try the New Construction-Free HydroWorx 300 Series in a City Near You!

| Posted in: Aquatic Therapy, HydroWorx, Physical Therapy, Uncategorized

HydroWorx will be bringing the New 300 Series to Boston, MA then Orlando, FL and would like to invite you to try it out. Designed to bring aquatic therapy to virtually any space or facility type, the new HydroWorx 300 Series is a construction-free underwater treadmill and jet system that offers the benefits of unweighting […]

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Senior Facility Breaks Through Barriers to Achieve Success

| Posted in: Aquatic Therapy

The following blog post has been summarized from the recent article, “The allure of outpatient aquatics,” by David Panteleakos, Administrator at Westview Health Care Center in Dayville, CT. This article was published online at McKnights.com. With the ever-changing healthcare landscape, it is becoming more and more important for senior communities to look at ways to expand their offerings to uncover new […]

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