Lifeline can help you recover from COVID 19

By: Chris Brehm, PT, DPT If you are recovering from COVID-19 (whether or not you had a hospital/ICU stay), our multidisciplinary pulmonary rehabilitation program can help you. We still do not yet know the full impact that COVID-19 will have on survivors, including those who have recovered from asymptomatic COVID-19.   We do know that abnormal … Continue reading Lifeline can help you recover from COVID 19

The Lifeline Difference

What is the Lifeline Difference in our pulmonary rehabilitation and cardiac therapy program?  It’s our skilled multidisciplinary staff. Optimal management of respiratory and cardiac diseases involves an integrated care approach.  The cornerstones of the multidisciplinary, collaborative approach at Lifeline are physical therapy, respiratory therapy, and social work.  The team at Lifeline has experience in how … Continue reading The Lifeline Difference

Get PT First During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Because of the closures of physician's offices, stoppages of elective surgeries, and social distancing guidelines resulting from COVID-19, many people with pain or joint issues have had appointments or surgeries delayed. If you're one of them and you haven't seen your PT yet, youshould. Here are some reasons why: Early PT leads to better outcomesStudies … Continue reading Get PT First During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Plantar Fasciitis

By: Rachel Long, PT, DPT Plantar fasciitis is one of the most common causes of heel pain.  Plantar fasciitis occurs when the thick band of tissue that supports the arch of your foot (connecting the heel to the front of your foot) becomes inflamed and irritated.  Injurymap">https://www.injurymap.com/free-human-anatomy-illustrations">Injurymap Symptoms Sharp or stabbing pain in the bottom … Continue reading Plantar Fasciitis