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Madison Physical Therapy & Consulting will be on limited hours the weeks of Oct. 3-15 and Oct. 31-Nov. 8 as we will be providing coverage for USA Speedskating as they prepare for the ISU World Cup


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Madison Physical Therapy & Consulting, LLC is the only physical therapy provider in Madison to have worked the United State Olympic Committee. We utilize state of the art technology and research supported treatment options to get you better faster!

 

Madison Physical Therapy is the only local physical therapy facility involved in clinical research and international publications. 

 

 

Some Clinical Prediction Rules for Physical Therapy Treatments to get you Back on Your Feet Quicker!: 

Physical Therapy Rule to Treat Spinal/Low Back Instability: 

A Clinical Prediction Rule for spinal stability demonstrated great success with lumbar strengthening for those meeting 3/4 or more of the following criteria: 

    -Age under 40

    -Straight leg raise testing > 91 degrees

    -Aberrant motions of the lumbar spine

    -Positive prone instability test

 

Physical Therapy Rule to Treat Neck pain: 

A clinical prediction rule for thoracic manipulation showed 86% success rate for those meeting 3/6 criteria: 

    -Symptoms less than 30 days

    -No symptoms below the shoulder

    -Looking up does not aggravate your symptoms

    -FABQPA score <12

    -Decreased thoracic kyphosis

    -Cervical extension Range of Motion (ROM) < 30 degrees

 

Whiplash associated disorders

Ankle Sprains

Frozen Shoulder

Knee pain and Hip Strengthening. The two ARE linked!

Achilles Tendinitis or Tendinopathy

Plantar fasciitis

 

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