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  • Open Letter to Parents of Student Athletes

    08

    Oct

    Open Letter to Parents of Student Athletes

    By: Marcus Walker, DPT There is a common saying that floats through the sports world, “It’s not IF you get hurt, it’s when and how bad.” Injuries are an inevitable part of playing sports. Some statistics indicate that up to 90% of High School athletes report a sports related injury, ...

  • It’s Back to School Time!<br>Learn How to Properly Wear a Backpack

    03

    Sep

    It’s Back to School Time!
    Learn How to Properly Wear a Backpack

    By Abby LeBlanc, DPT It’s back to school time, which means that kids across Cenla are filling their bags with heavy books and hauling them from class to class – except for those doing virtual school that is! It is important to get an appropriate backpack for kids and to ...

  • Treating Sports Injuries

    02

    Sep

    Treating Sports Injuries

    By Brandi Thiels, PTA Sports Injuries have laid off many athletes for seasons, games, and worse, careers. Injuries are actually pretty common while participating in competitions, organized sports, fitness activities, or training exercises. Poor training methods, lack of conditioning, and inadequate warm-up are a few of the causes of sports-related ...

  • Advanced Treatment for Stroke/CVA

    07

    Jul

    Advanced Treatment for Stroke/CVA

    With Julia Harrison-Sketo, DPT, C/NDT At Elite Physical Therapy, we support many patients who have neurological challenges due to cerebral palsy, CVA/stroke or brain injury that want help with improved quality of movement in their daily activities.  Our goal is to provide the physical therapy needed to help you return ...

  • What is Scoliosis? Did You Know We Treat It?

    04

    Jun

    What is Scoliosis? Did You Know We Treat It?

    What is Scoliosis? Did you know we treat it? Follow our Facebook page and Youtube Channel for rehab/exercise tips, education and healthy lifestyle tips! June is National Scoliosis Awareness month and we want to share what you need to know about this chronic condition and how we can help. Check ...