As the Coronavirus Pandemic continues to wreak havoc on our society, we at HealthQuest want you to know that we remain open to safely serve you and continue to take the health and welfare of everyone involved very seriously. We continue to stay abreast and follow the most up to date recommendations and procedures provided
If physical therapy has affected your life in a positive way, we need your help! An upcoming cut to Medicare payments has the potential to devastate the PT community and therapists’ abilities to provide care to those who need it. You can help by lending your voice to this incredibly important cause. What’s going on?
What is a Home Exercise Program (HEP)? A home exercise program (HEP) is a series of exercises that patients complete at home to maintain strength and increase therapeutic gains. Home exercises are designed to be practical, accessible and feasible so that patients can maximize efforts without instruction. Home exercise programs (HEP) are given to all
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It is no secret that the United States is a country with very high levels of medication. With countless over-the-counter drugs for pain management, it can seem simple to turn to drugs for pain relief. It is also a common practice for physicians to prescribe heavier pain relievers, such as the opioids that have resulted
It is a common misconception that “sprains” and “strains” are interchangeable terms. In reality, there are some key differences between the two. In order to understand how they differ, it is important to first understand what ligaments and tendons are. Ligaments connect bones to bones within a joint, while tendons connect bones to muscles. When
It is common knowledge that post-surgical rehabilitation is necessary following almost any surgical procedure. This rehab is performed after surgery as a way to enhance the recovery process and help patients regain their mobility. But did you know you can also participate in rehab treatments before your surgery? Pre-surgical rehabilitation, commonly referred to as “pre-hab,”
It’s not always easy to be active, especially with the flux of weather we have here in Michigan. We’ve all been there though- letting the dumbbells collect dust in the garage, throwing the yoga mat in the storage closet, constantly walking by the walking/running shoes without a second glance. However, once you get in the
WebMD states, “Physical therapy is often one of the best choices you can make when you have long-term pain (also called chronic pain) or an injury. It can make you stronger and help you move and feel better.” The mission of any physical therapist is to relieve pain while also increasing function and mobility. Physical