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The Low Down on Foam Rollers

Written By Jill Sippos, MPT on May 29, 2018

 The Low Down on Foam Rollers- Why are they so popular?             Interestingly, foam rollers are not new.  They have been around since the early 1920’s; however, at that time, foam rollers were used as balancing tools.  In 1987, a physical therapist,... Read More


Using Ultrasound in Physical Therapy

Written By Emily Decker, PTA on May 15, 2018

When we think about ultrasound, the most common image that comes to mind is an ultrasound to view a baby within its mother’s belly.  Ultrasound is also a commonly used modality in physical therapy, and the purpose is not strictly... Read More


A Bozeman Chiropractor's First Impressions of the AlterG Treadmill

Written By Bill Bradley, DC on April 29, 2018

  If you think the NASA Patterned, differential air pressure unweighting technology of the Anti Gravity Treadmill was designed only for the Super Athlete, think again. It’s applications were designed to serve us all. From simple Aerobic exercise and weight loss to... Read More


AlterG Treadmill: From Injury Recovery To Performance Edge

Written By Jeff Feenstra, DC on April 13, 2018

AlterG Treadmill: From Injury Recovery To Performance Edge Whether you are a serious athlete looking for an edge or simply trying to recover from an injury, the AlterG® treadmill may be just the tool you are looking for. The AlterG® is... Read More


AlterG for Neurological Conditions

Written By Jill Sippos, MPT on April 9, 2018

For most people the words “physical therapy” or “treadmill” stir up images of athletes, runners, or people recovering from surgeries, fractures or sprains.  What about neurological conditions?  Can patients with neurological conditions benefit from AlterG Treadmill Rehabilitaiton? -Parkinson’s Disease -Stroke -Traumatic Brain Injury -Spinal... Read More


Dancers, The Artistic Athlete and Physical Therapy

Written By Pro Physio on April 6, 2018

Dancers and Athletic Injuries Although dancers are often known as artists, in reality they should also be known as athletes. The demands of taking daily classes often leads to overuse injuries. The most common overuse injuries include the joints of the... Read More


Ski Injury Prevention

Written By Pro Physio on April 6, 2018

Skiing is one of the favorite winter recreational activities for those of us that are blessed enough to live in the great northwest. However, skiing while being a very fun sport for most recreational athletes, is a sport that requires... Read More


How Can Physical Therapy Help After a Car Accident?

Written By Cory Murray, DPT on April 6, 2018

How Can Physical Therapy Help After a Car Accident?   This blog speaks to motor vehicle accidents (MVA), and how physical therapy can be an instrumental tool in helping you return to your optimal life post-accident. MVA’s are quite common and can... Read More


Physical Therapy For Back Spasm Relief

Written By Jill Sippos, MPT on April 6, 2018

Physical Therapy For Back Spasm Relief   One minute you are sipping your coffee and the next moment you bend over to tie your shoe and BAM- a severe muscle spasm in your back sends you doubled over in pain, unable to... Read More


Tennis Elbow - It’s Not Just For Athletes

Written By Pro Physio on April 6, 2018

  Even though lateral epicondylitis is commonly referred to as tennis elbow, less the 5% of all cases occur in people who play tennis. Activities that require force, such as lifting, twisting, or pulling can damage the tendon. Forceful activities, such... Read More


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