Creaky Knees Due to Osteoarthritis

To exercise or not? If you clicked on this link you may be one of the millions of people in the United States that suffers from knee pain due to the development of osteoarthritis. Osteoarthritis is by far the most common type of arthritis and it is estimated to affect 302 million people worldwide with … Read more


THE FIVE MOST COMMON CAUSES OF HIP PAIN AND WHAT TO DO ABOUT IT. One of the most common areas that we treat as physical therapists is the hip. In fact, patients often complain of back or leg pain which is truly a result of hip dysfunction. It is easy to overlook how many structures … Read more

The Importance of Exercise for a Healthy and Strong Immune System

During times of uncertainty when life is constantly evolving, it can be difficult to know what you can do to stay healthy. Although social distancing and staying at home are the best practices, it is just as important nowadays to find ways to move your body and exercise. As long as you follow social distancing … Read more

What is a physical therapist, and how can they help me?

Although I love my profession, I have to admit that physical therapists are terrible at educating the public on what we actually do. I’ve heard people refer to me as anything from a personal trainer to a personal torturer. Although I have to admit it’s a clever spin on the abbreviation “PT”, we are neither … Read more

Swimmer’s Shoulder and Injury Prevention event

Happy Fall Swimmers! Just letting you know about an upcoming event I am putting on about Swimmer’s Shoulder and Injury Prevention for Master’s Swimmers and triathletes. The presentation and clinic this past spring went great, and I look forward to seeing some familiar faces again! When: Sunday Sept 30th 1:30 pm to 4:30 Sign up: … Read more

Jackson County Physical Therapy announces a partnership with Rogue TRI Performance.

Rogue TRI Performance – Triathlons • Running • Cycling Rogue TRI Performance’s Michael Gallagher (CSCS) offers Triathlon Training, Strength & Conditioning, Endurance training and Sports Nutrition, Triathlon Coaches We’re happy to announce a partnership with Rogue TRI Performance and Michael Gallagher (CSCS) for our patients that have returned to sport and are looking for that … Read more

Physical Therapy Provides an Alternative to the Rising Use of Opioids

As you may have seen during the Superbowl, Opioid use is spiraling out of control in the United States, and those suffering from pain conditions need an alternative. Some are heralding physical therapy as a safe and effective alternative to treating pain, without the threat of addiction.
To spread the message that conservative, nondrug approaches can … Read more

100 Best Companies To Work For in Oregon

Gratitude this New Year! We just learned that Jackson County PT has again earned a spot on the list of Top 100 Best Companies To Work For in Oregon! What an honor to be listed for the 6th time. Final rankings to be revealed in March 2017. Also, this week Dan Brasch PT, DPT, from … Read more