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PRESS RELEASE Name Identity and Logo Announced for the New Sports Medicine Institute in Marquette – GREAT LAKES SPORTS MEDICINE & LIFE PERFORMANCE INSTITUTE     MARQUETTE, MI, January 15, 2018 – UP Health System Rehab Services, Northern Michigan University, Advanced Center for Orthopedics and Plastic Surgery, UP Rehab...

  Medical Fitness & Wellness Center Medical Fitness is the synergy that happens when exercise professionals work collaboratively with healthcare professionals to improve patient care and enhance the exercise experience. This state-of-the-art Medical Fitness Center located at 841 W. Washington Street in Marquette, Michigan, is the first...

  [caption id="attachment_5174" align="aligncenter" width="1024"]  [/caption] Lymphedema occurs as the result of a compromised lymphatic system in which localized fluid retention and tissue swelling occurs.  The presence of lymphedema can greatly impact mobility and increase risk of infection in the affected area.  Aquatic physical therapy is a...

Penny Tussing, MSPT, ATC, RRT | Chris Harris, SPT   Athletes wear helmets to protect their head from trauma and brain injury. Wearing a mouth guard to protect your teeth, mouth and jaw structure from athletic trauma is just as important. The risk of mouth injuries and dental procedures...

          MARQUETTE, MI (November 21, 2016) – Several local organizations have finalized plans to collaboratively provide regional sports medicine and training services, athletic training, physical therapy, hand therapy, education program studies, and related sports sciences research under one roof in Marquette. UP Health System, UP Rehab...

Hand to Shoulder A FREE Wellness Clinic for the Upper Extremity Wednesday, June 14, 2017 4:00 - 6:00 PM M-TEC Center | Escanaba, MI 49829   YOUR ONE-STOP SHOP We use our hands every day. We play sports like golf, tennis, kayaking and softball. We sew, garden, type on the computer, text,...

  by: Terry Tripp, PT, MPT, OCS, Cert. MDT, AT, ATC Physical Therapist | Board Cert. Orthopedic Specialist Clinic Director | UP Health System Rehab Services  If you suffer from hip or groin pain, you know how debilitating it can be to perform simple tasks such as putting on...

                by Paul Stefanac, Physical Therapist | UP Rehab Services Hamstring muscle strains are prevalent in soccer, rugby, football, and individual sports like track and field, cross country skiing, and downhill skiing. These injuries can be debilitating and require extensive recovery time. What’s worse is that one...