WHAT WE DO
Damien Howell Physical Therapy offers out patient Orthopedic Physical Therapy services with special expertise in evaluation & management of lower extremity problems such as back, hip, knee, foot/ankle.
Evaluation of the need for orthotic shoe inserts & shoe therapy is provided.
Answers to the question of what is causing your overuse injury or reoccurring injury.
Help in pain management for individuals suffering with chronic pain.
Using slow motion video of your movement we can identify incorrect techniques and inefficiencies in movement. Methods are utilized to identify erroneous movements and correct them. This facilitates optimal performance and helps to prevent injury. Athletic activities which can be analyzed include: running, soccer, biking, swimming, baseball, kayaking, & tennis. Regular activities of daily living which may contribute to injury can be analyzed including postures at the computer or in an auto and lifting objects.
Thank you, I am much better, even remarkably better. I have gotten use to the different running form and I am now landing my foot much flatter on the ground.
Although it seems that walking correctly should be something everybody does automatically it’s not. Many individuals have faulty habits, postures, and movements that contribute to pain and early fatigue.
If you answered yes to any of these questions or you are not sure of the answer a slow motion video analysis can help.
Musculoskeletal Screening Exam
A musculoskeletal screening examination includes careful review of your injury and exercise history, measurement of posture, flexibility, strength, and balance.
A musculoskeletal screening examination can help improve performance, and prevent injury.
I came to you with lower back/ hip pain that would flare up from time to time. Well thanks to your thorough evaluation and treatment, I haven't had the same pain again and just ran a PR in the Richmond Marathon. Thanks so much for your help with that.
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If you answered “yes” to any of these questions, we can help with a musculoskeletal screening examination. After specific limitations are identified we can help modify your exercise/training program to correct identified faults.
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