Category Archives: Publication

November is Bladder Health Awareness Month

Are you thankful for bladder health? Incontinence may not be high on your list of concerns. Indeed, not having a bladder problem is something many of us take completely take for granted. Yet more than 25 million Americans right now …
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We are In-Network!

Chances are we are now in-network with your insurance company! Being able to accept most insurance was a big reason for our new partnership with Doctors of Physical Therapy. Take a look at this list of in-network insurers or call …
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Celebrate with Us!

Our partnership with Doctors of Physical Therapy means there are a few changes, here and there, but the biggest of all is that we are now in-network with most insurance providers , including Aetna, BCBS, Humana, and UHC. This means …
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Fourth Trimester: “I Wish I’d Known this Sooner!”

Join us for a free workshop on the importance of postpartum care for new mothers. Dr. Nichole Wipert and Jamie Justice, PT, WCS present.
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Big News for Creative Therapeutics

Creative Therapeutics is excited to announce it will be joining forces with Doctors of Physical Therapy, a company with clinical locations across Illinois, Wisconsin and Michigan that shares our philosophy of one-on-one, evidence-based, patient-centered care. Don’t worry–we are still the …
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The Female Athlete Triad: Risks for the Young Female Athlete

Fall sports season is just beginning, and young women today enjoy a huge variety of sport. The many positive physical and psychological benefits of exercise and sports participation are well-known, but can these activities sometimes go too far and cause …
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Exercise and the Fourth Trimester

Our health care system has been slow to address deficiencies in the provision of care to the mother after pregnancy. Awareness of this deficiency is gaining momentum, and the medical community is beginning to embrace the importance of “fourth trimester” …
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CT and District 428

Teachers and staff of District 428: we know, firsthand, how much you bring to our community and how hard to work to teach and mentor our kids! We want you to know we appreciate you, and we’re here to help …
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PTs Attend CoreAlign Class

In June our PT staff traveled to Chicago to a Pilates studio called Flow Studios in Lincoln Park.  Mike, Lynn, Jamie, and Sam took an hour-long class on the CoreAlign® machine and learned a few more tricks on this versatile …
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Assessing Ballet Pointe Readiness in Young Dancers

Background: Most young ballet dancers eagerly await the time when they will get to advance to dancing en pointe; and if they wish to dance ballet professionally, dancing en pointe is a requirement.  The purpose of this article is to …
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