Parkinsonian Gait

Common Symptoms Associated with Parkinsonian Gait One of the most common things you may notice about a loved one with Parkinson’s disease is the characteristics of their walk also known as Parkinsonian Gait. They may move slower, have difficulty at the grocery store, or even walking and talking at the same time. In this blog […]

May 3rd, 2018
5 Ways to Reduce Tremors for Parkinson’s Disease

5 Ways to Reduce Tremors By Dr. Sarah Somers and Dr. Tricia O’Driscoll Tremors are a common symptom associated with Parkinson’s disease, a chronic progressive neurological disorder. Medical management may or may not help with reducing tremors so it is imperative to help patients find a specific way to combat tremors. Therefore, we are going […]

May 3rd, 2018
Early Intervention for Parkinson’s Disease

Can you get better if you have Parkinson’s Disease? Do you or someone you know have Parkinson’s disease? Are you/they suffering from poor balance, shuffled walking, difficulty with getting out of chair, or getting dressed in the morning? Let’s answer some important questions… What can you do besides taking medication? High Intensity therapy can help […]

June 29th, 2017
Fight Back Against Parkinson’s Disease

Feeling alone, down, or frustrated with your diagnosis? Has anyone told you its going to get worse and there is nothing you can do? Well, they are wrong!! You are not alone! And you can fight for your life back. Parkinson’s disease: a progressive neurological disorder affecting more than 1 million people in the United […]

June 22nd, 2017
Physical Therapy for Parkinson’s Disease

Physical Therapy for Parkinson’s Disease Glendale Physical Therapist My patient came in this week and was feeling that his walking was improving but when he looked at himself in the store windows he noticed he did not look normal.  He was right, his walking looked like marching. He was not swinging his arms past his […]

October 21st, 2015
What Do We Treat at Impact Physical Therapy?

What Do We Treat at Impact Physical Therapy? We are lucky to have such a diverse and advanced team here at Impact Physical Therapy, to help provide you with the best, and most personalized care possible for all of your physical therapy needs. One question we are wanting to answer for all of you, is […]

September 4th, 2015