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Aquatic Therapy for Cerebral Palsy Patients

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

Patients with cerebral palsy have a number of neurological disorders that affect their body movements and muscle coordination. Although this disorder doesn’t necessarily worsen over time, the severity of a patient’s symptoms are varied. Mary, a patient with cerebral palsy at Pieters Family Life Center, suffered from an injury that resulted in bursitis. Bursitis starts […]

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It’s because We Love Water!

| Posted in: Aquatic Therapy, HydroWorx, Water Treadmill

Happy Valentine’s Day everyone! In honor of this day of love we wanted to highlight those who have expressed their love of water and aquatic therapy. Let us know why you love water too…either comment below or tell us on Facebook! “I couldn’t wait to get in the pool, for one to break up everything and not have 3 full […]

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HydroWorx Educational Webcast, Streaming Live From the Pool

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

Join us in person or online for the upcoming educational event titled, The One Modality for All Patient Populations- Why Water Worx. Dr. Paul Hetrick, D.C., R.C.R.D., C.C.E.P., President of The Hetrick Center will be presenting live from the HydroWorx 2000 Series pool at The Hetrick Center on February 20, 2014 from 5:00pm to 6:00pm. What if you had […]

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HydroWorx is Heading to The PFATS Vendor Show Next Week!

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

We are proud to be a part of the annual PFATS (Professional Football Athletic Trainers Society) Vendor Show next week in Indianapolis, IN. The PFATS vendor show is held annually in conjunction with the NFL combine and is open to 60 vendors each year. HydroWorx, table #4, will be in attendance for the one day […]

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Upcoming Free Webinar: The Use of Hydrotherapy for Early Progression of Rehabilitation Protocols

| Posted in: Uncategorized

Join us for a free webinar on the use of hydrotherapy in the early phases of rehabilitation. In one week, on February 13, 2014 from 11:00am-12pm EST, Steve Kemp, Elite Football Physiotherapist & Physiotherapist to the Senior England Men’s Team at Perform at St. George’s Park,  will be presenting a free webinar titled, “The Use of […]

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Bilateral Anterior Hip Replacement Recovery Using Aquatic Therapy

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

Andrea Brewer, 54, is like any other person who likes to spend time doing things that they love: from horseback riding, skiing, to performing her daily duties as a physical therapist. Things changed, however, once Andrea made the decision to have Bilateral Anterior Hip Replacements. Teresa Kropp, a physical therapist at Orthopedic Rehab, Inc, worked […]

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Using Aquatics for Patients with Arthritis and Joint Replacement

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

The following blog post has been summarized for the recent article published in January/February 2014 Issue of Rehab Management titled, “Aquatic Management for Patients with Arthritis and Joint Replacement Conditions,” by Daniel Seidler, PT, MS.  Experiencing severe pain, swelling, stiffness, and fatigue isn’t something anyone wishes upon themselves. There is a growing segment of the […]

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Cut Your Rehab Time by Using Aquatic Therapy

| Posted in: Aquatic Therapy, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Tips, Sports Medicine, Water Therapy, Water Treadmill

Although patients always want to know how long it will take for them to recover from an injury, as a clinician it is often difficult to predict an exact timeline for any given person. Many factors can contribute to how quickly one recovers, such as age, the extent of injury/surgery, unrelated conditions, fitness levels and […]

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HydroWorx Happenings during APTA CSM 2014

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

The American Physical Therapy Association’s Combined Sections Meeting is rapidly approaching and HydroWorx wants to let you know what is happening in our booth (# 415) throughout the show! We are looking forward to a wonderful event and hope to see you there. Stop by the HydroWorx Booth #415 to take part in many exciting […]

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Rehabilitation in Water Benefits Rotator Cuff Patients

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

Rotator cuff injuries can occur while playing a sport, participating in an activity, or even from simple wear and tear. For sixty-nine year old Charles, a patient at Peak Performance in Lynbrook, NY, wear and tear of his rotator cuff weakened the joint and eventually required him to undergo surgery. Four weeks after his surgery, […]

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