Spinal Stenosis is the narrowing of the space of the spinal canal which puts pressure on the spinal cord and the nerves that extend down the back. Spinal Stenosis is usually the result of degeneration of discs, ligaments, or any of the joints between the vertebrae that form the spine. When this occurs, the narrowing […]
With August underway, that means that America’s favorite sport (football, of course) is starting! Many football players are prone to injury whether it be by impact or overuse of muscles. Keep reading to learn about the common football injuries and how to prevent them. Common football injuries: Traumatic injuries: any type of injury that is […]
Premier Physical Therapy will be closed Tuesday, July 4, 2017 to celebrate America! If you have any questions about your appointments give us a call. Events in Charleston for July 4th: 4th of July Blast at Patriots Point Fourth of July Festival, North Charleston Fourth of July at the Aquarium
The time has come again for the polls to open for The Post and Courier’s Charleston’s Choice! Each day you can vote for your favorite businesses in many categories. Premier Physical Therapy is grateful to be on the ballot at the start and looks forward to the voting! We strive to provide the best physical […]
Premier will be participating in the madness of the March Madness NCAA basketball tournament! Don’t forget to fill out a bracket when you come in for your appointment and post it up on our clinic wall. It is not too late! Learn more about March Madness here.
Many people suffer from a back strain at some point in their life. It can be caused by a quick uncommon movement during daily or physical activities. Coughing too hard can even cause a back strain. Here are a few tips if you can’t find relief: Pain Medication Back strains can become very uncomfortable, as […]
Vertigo is often a symptom of Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo(BPPV). It is a non-life-threatening, sudden, brief sensation of rotational movement that is triggered by certain head positions or movements. Essentially, people with vertigo feel very dizzy and often cannot move around at full potential. We have crystals made out of calcium carbonate in our inner […]
Premier Physical Therapy is currently accepting applications for the following PRN position Physical Therapist Physical Therapist Assistant
Premier Physical Therapy is a proud sponsor of the Charleston Sprint Triathlon series. Congrats to all the participants. Here are some photos from the event.
Osteoporosis is a common disease characterized by thinning and weakening of the bones. Women who are 50 and older are at the greatest risk of developing osteoporosis. However, it can affect men and women of any age. Advanced osteoporosis can cause fractures and lead to hospitalizations. For that reason it is very important for early […]