Ergonomics 101: Choosing the Right Ergonomics Work Chair (2021 Update)

Office Ergonomics

Our Top Ergonomics Work Chair Picks The following is an early 2021 update to a 2018 post on petersenpt.com. We thought in light of the new wave of home office warriors, it would be a good time to update the information and pricing in this post. We have noticed that 2020-2021 have greatly increased the … Read more Ergonomics 101: Choosing the Right Ergonomics Work Chair (2021 Update)

Fall Risk Series Part 4: A Simple Fall Risk Prevention Exercise Program

Welcome back! We appreciate the time it took you to follow this 4 part blog series. If you are joining for the first time, please take a second to read back through the first 3 parts: Fall Risk Series Part 1: Top 5 Fall Risk Factors Inside The Home Fall Risk Series Part 2: Top … Read more Fall Risk Series Part 4: A Simple Fall Risk Prevention Exercise Program

Fall Risk Series Part 2: Top 5 Fall Risk Factors Outside The Home

Welcome back, everyone! This will be our second installment in our October Fall Risk series! Please read and enjoy the post, and if you have any concern for yourself or a loved one, please call and set up a free fall risk assessment at a Petersen Physical Therapy location near you. The topic of Part … Read more Fall Risk Series Part 2: Top 5 Fall Risk Factors Outside The Home

Fall Risk Series Part 1: Top 5 Fall Risk Factors Inside the Home

Did you know that October is National Physical Therapy Month? If you are wondering whether you are at risk for falling, please call anyone of our five locations.  We will assess your risk level and provide you with some exercises and lifestyle suggestions to improve your balance/coordination, and decrease your risk of falling. This will … Read more Fall Risk Series Part 1: Top 5 Fall Risk Factors Inside the Home

Treating Pain: Why it is different for everyone.

Why is treating pain different for everyone?  Pain is the common reason individuals seek medical care and I would suggest a primary reason people come to physical therapy. It is often an elusive phenomenon that can be disruptive to the quality of one’s life.  *The International Association for the Study of Pain‘s widely used definition states: “Pain … Read more Treating Pain: Why it is different for everyone.