Therapists

 by Dee Olson, MA, PT | Marquette General Therapies | UP Sports Medicine   Rotator cuff injuries are frequent causes of shoulder pain. They are most common with sports that use the shoulder overhead in repetitive fashion such as swimming, tennis, or baseball. They’re also common in people who work in construction...

[caption id="attachment_2204" align="alignright" width="300"] Isaiah Patron with Gayla Rovelsky, Speech Therapist for MGH Therapies[/caption] PRESS RELEASE To celebrate and create awareness for Better Hearing and Speech Month, we are featuring one of our patient success stories. Five-year-old, Isaiah Patron, began treatment with Marquette General Therapies when he...

by Lisa LaBar, PT, DPT | Marquette General Therapies   Whether you’re a competitive cyclist, a daily commuter, or you just enjoy your Saturday afternoon rides—one of the most common injuries among riders is knee pain. While there are several types of knee-pain injuries in cycling, one of...

by Audrey Siders, MOT, OTR/L | Marquette General Therapies   W-Sitting is a sitting position commonly seen in children where the child’s bottom is completely on the floor and their feet are splayed out to the sides from the knee—forming a “W” shape with their legs and knees. During...

[caption id="attachment_1973" align="alignright" width="180"] Brenda Salisbury, MS, PT, Cert. MDT[/caption] Springtime brings the runners out. We are seeing more people out running and being active. This is a great time to kick start your exercise program or begin training for a race. With new training, pain and...

[caption id="attachment_1839" align="alignright" width="200"] Sara Oster, OTR/L, CHTCertified Hand Therapist[/caption]   MARQUETTE, MI, December 18, 2012 – People value the use of their hands; therefore any loss of function through injury or disease can devastate lives. A Certified Hand Therapist (CHT) offers patients the assurance that the therapist...

by Sara Edlebeck, DPT, UP Rehab Services Have you finally gotten into a walking routine? Are you beginning to see and feel the physical affects that your hard work has done? Now the snow is beginning to fall,  bringing with it slippery winter conditions. Not only...