Posts Categorized: Physical Therapist

Olympic spirit alive and well at Canyon PT!

Over the past several days as the Olympics have begun we have seen an increased excitement for what the human body can do. We know it has the potential to do so much more than most people think. As physical therapists we get to see that every day! We see patients, that initially are skeptical that they can be helped, get rid of their pain and im...
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What’s the Difference Between a Physical Therapist and a Chiropractor?

So I get asked this question a lot: “What’s the difference between a chiropractor and a physical therapist?”  As in, who's the “best” one to see, to have back pain solved?  And to answer it, I have to ask you a question.  Which is this:  “What do you want to happen?”   i.e… Do you want to keep going to see someone for tw...
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Personal Trainer

6 Benefits Of Working With A Personal Trainer

Just because you can do it alone doesn’t mean that you should.  You may be able to get yourself in shape and strengthen your body on your own; but if you want to really get yourself on the right path working with the guidance of a personal trainer is the best route to take. Trainers can help you avoid the pitfalls and potential injury  that can...
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sports training

How Can Physical Therapy Improve My Sports Training?

When most people think of physical therapy, the first thing they think of is rehabilitation. We often think of PT as just dealing with injuries and pain management. The truth is the field is much more diverse than that. Physical therapy isn’t just for treating injuries: It can also be used to improve sports training! At Canyon Physical Therapy...
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Care Evaluation

Is Physical Therapy Only for Sports Related Injuries?

When most people think of physical therapy, the first thing they think of is sports related injuries. It’s often how physical therapists are depicted in the media: As professionals tending to and treating wounded athletes. While it’s true that many patients seek out physical therapy for sports reated injuries, physical therapy is a field that c...
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back pain and sciatica workshop

Back Pain and Sciatica Workshop Reveals How to Naturally Heal Back Pain and Sciatica For Good

Do you suffer with back pain or leg pain when you stand or walk? Do you have pain when you sit for long periods or drive? Do you experience pain, numbness, or tingling into your butt, groin, or down your leg? Does your back ever "go out" if you move the wrong way? Are you afraid your pain will get worse if you don't do anything about it? I...
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Massage Therapist

8 Benefits of Massage Therapy

We all love the idea of pampering ourselves with a day at the spa. There’s nothing like a massage to get us to relax and forget about our worries, even if it is just for a 45-minute session. But what if we told you that relaxation was only one of the many benefits of massage therapy? What if we told you it could help you sleep better, or even ...
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Expanded Hours At Canyon Physical Therapy

NEW, EXPANDED HOURS AT CANYON PHYSICAL THERAPY!! Hi Everybody! Scott here again letting you know that we DO listen to our patients and what they tell us. Honestly, you have shaped a great deal of this company whether you know it or not! That said; you have told us you want MORE, EXPANDED hours to work with your schedule. I want to be the first...
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Please Don’t Make The Drug Companies Even More Wealthy!

Please Don’t Make The Drug Companies Even More Wealthy! Continuing to NOT know what’s wrong with your back is a problem for all sorts of reasons… Like: 1.) What if there’s a bigger problem than just back ache (happens a lot) - how would you feel if later you found that you didn’t do something when you knew you had the chance? (Li...
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Another Lady Who Used To Be Skeptical About Physical Therapy

Another lady who USED to be skeptical about Physical Therapy If you’re sitting on the fence, can’t decide whether or not to come and see us because you’re ”skeptical”, “nervous” or just “unsure” about what Canyon Physical Therapy can do for you… Then take a look at this: === “Ok, ok.. I’m a believer! I came to ph...
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