Monthly Archives: August 2013

Back to School? Make sure your kid’s backpack doesn’t hurt.

Today is the first day back to school for the kids in the Valley.  And that means backpacks. Backpacks are frequently a necessary item for carrying school supplies as well as being a fashion accessory for today’s school children. They … Continue reading

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Achilles Tendinitis

The Achilles tendon is the largest tendon in the human body and is very vulnerable to injury, probably because of its limited blood supply and the variety of forces to which it is subjected during activity. If treatment and rest … Continue reading

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Welcome

Welcome to our new blog at Ascent Physical Therapy.  We will be posting regularly with interesting ideas to help you work better, play better and be better.  We hope you find this site helpful in living a better, pain free … Continue reading

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Exercise for Better Golf

The golf season is here and many of us are ready to hit the links and start golfing. We all want to stay healthy and play the best that we can. Five areas determine how well a golfer can play: … Continue reading

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