Total Shoulder Replacement


Total shoulder replacement (TSR) is an option for persons who have severe arthritis of the shoulder joint. Severe shoulder arthritis is often painful, and can cause restriction of shoulder motion and reduces the ability to perform normal activities of daily living.  Arthritis causes the normal smooth cartilage lining of the joint to erode and the protective layer between the bones is removed.  

Cerebrovascular Accident AKA Stroke

This week at Elite Physical Therapy and Balance, we are examining cerebrovascular accidents (CVA), otherwise commonly known as strokes.  A stroke is the sudden lack of oxygen to the brain caused by a blockage or rupture of an artery to the brain.  Arteries supply blood, oxygen, and nutrients to the brain. There are three ways an artery can be damaged resulting in a CVA.

Multiple Sclerosis In-Clinic Therapy

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is an auto immune disorder that affects the central nervous system. The most common symptoms are loss of mobility and strength due to lack of or improper nerve communication from the brain. It is more often a relapsing-remitting disease and sometimes progressive without remission. Symptoms vary and affect individuals differently.