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  • The “OCS” Behind Our Name…

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    Aug

    The “OCS” Behind Our Name…

    What It Means For You. By: Don Cassano, MPT, DPT, OCS What does this mean? A mission of our national organization, American Physical Therapy Association and the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialists (ABPTS), is to advance the profession through promoting clinical excellence and recognizing advanced knowledge, skill and experience ...

  • Ask A PT

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    Aug

    Ask A PT

    Your Questions Answered. With Julia Harrison-Sketo, DPT, C/NDT Ask a PT:  Balance and Falls PATIENT QUESTION: Dear Elite PT, I am in my mid-sixties and I am noticing that I do not have the balance I once had. I also feel unsteady on stairs and when bending over. I am ...

  • Patient Success Story

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    Aug

    Patient Success Story

    I broke my left humerus in 3 places in Feb 2021. I spent 7 weeks in a sling and developed “frozen shoulder”. In April, before coming to Elite Physical Therapy, I could only raise my arm maybe 2 to 3 inches from hanging straight down and the pain was excruciating. ...

  • Patient Success Story

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    Aug

    Patient Success Story

    My experience at Elite was very beneficial to my recovery and also an enjoyable experience. The atmosphere was very congenial. All the staff were very pleasant, extremely helpful and considerate. My physical therapy was very helpful. I recovered quickly and enjoyed all the exercises. I whole heartedly recommend Elite to ...

  • Avoiding Dehydration in the Louisiana Heat

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    Aug

    Avoiding Dehydration in the Louisiana Heat

    By: Sandie Flynn Buller The end of summer in Louisiana means some of the hottest temps we will see all year. Even if the gauge doesn’t read 100-degrees, it still feels that way. Your thermometer may read 88° F, but if the relative humidity is 75 percent, it will feel like a ...