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Part of our mission is to educate our patients on how to become better stewards of their bodies and health. We use this page as a forum to share information, news and insights to that end.

Any information contained below is not and cannot serve as specific medical advice. Even though we strive to share the most accurate, helpful and insightful information, we always recommend using your discretion and talking with your doctor before taking any medical advice you read online.

  • Common Causes of Knee Pain
    Common Causes of Knee Pain Knee pain can be frustrating and life altering. It is however important to quickly address knee pain. The knee is a complex joint between the ...
  • OT Splinting
    Elite is now offering Occupational Therapy services, such as splitting, by our Certified Hand Therapy Services at Elite Physical Therapy and Balance Center. Custom elbow...
  • Now offering Occupational Therapy
    Elite Physical Therapy and Balance Center is now offering an outpatient Occupational Therapy Program. Services include custom splinting for post operative and other more ...
  • Distal Radius Fractures
    This diagnosis has proven to be one of the most common, if not the most common, diagnosis that is referred to a hand therapist. Most often these injuries are caused by F...
  • Neurological Training
    I believe one of the most challenging concepts during rehabilitation is that of neuromuscular control following injury to the peripheral or central nervous system. It is ...
  • Total Hip Replacement At-Home Therapy
      The typical time in the hospital following a total hip arthroplasty/replacement can range from about one to three days. There are several important things to ...
  • Total Hip Replacement In-Clinic Therapy
    Following your hip replacement surgery, your physical therapist will perform a thorough evaluation on the first day to assess where you are in the healing process after ...
  • Anna’s Total Hip Replacement
      We met Anna during the pandemic when her left hip started hurting as she was battling osteoarthritis. After a good successful round of PT and a solid HEP, Anna Koropch...
  • Total Hip Replacement
    Total hip arthroplasty, or total hip replacement, is an elective surgical intervention that involves removing the damaged femoral head and cartilage of the acetabulu...
  • Rotator Cuff Tear at home
    Continuing your therapy at home is an essential part of the recovery process after a rotator cuff tear. You will work with your Physical Therapist to come up with an at-...

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