Rehabilitation

Debunking Myths Revolving Acupuncture - Dr. Allison Heffron at Physio Logic in Downtown Brooklyn

Debunking Myths Revolving Acupuncture

Acupuncturist & Chiropractor, Dr. Allison Heffron, clears up some common misconceptions revolving acupuncture. As one of Physio Logic’s most effective treatments offered to patients, acupuncture works best as a complimentary therapy alongside sports medicine, physical therapy, chiropractic, massage therapy, and integrative medicine. Our patients’ results speak for themselves. I cannot count how many people I …

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Gwen Le Pape with Physical Therapist Dr. Klaus Dobra

After Losing Leg in Motorcycle Accident, French Chef Sets Goal to Run NYC Marathon

Welcome to Physio Logic’s first installment of its new patient story series, “PL Personalities.” Through this series, we will feature inspiring individuals on their unique journeys towards health and wellness. We begin with the one and only Gwen Le Pape. Gwen is something else. He is a 47-year-old chef, restaurant owner and father of two. …

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Direct Access Physical Therapy at Physio Logic in Downtown Brooklyn

Direct Access to Physical Therapy Services in New York City

Physical Therapist, Dr. Amanda Robotti, DPT, explains the basics of New York States’ Direct Access treatment for physical therapy. What is Direct Access? Direct access is a law that allows patients to seek treatment from a physical therapist without a referral from a physician, dentist, podiatrist or nurse practitioner. This law varies by state, so …

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sprained ankle still hurts after 2 weeks

5 Signs You’re Not Fully Recovered From Your Ankle Sprain

Physical Therapist Dr. Sarah Whiteside explains why an ankle sprain should not be ignored and should be treated by a medical professional. Have you ever suffered from an ankle sprain? A healed ankle sprain could need further rehabilitation, even if it no longer impairs daily function. Without proper healing of the ankle, you can put …

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4 Core Exercises for Marathon Runners

4 Core Exercises for Marathon Runners

Staying strong and stable in your core is essential for injury prevention as you begin to build your mileage for upcoming races. Thoracic extensors, abdominals, obliques, gluteus maximus and gluteus medius are all important trunk and pelvis muscles that improve running form and efficiency. Below are 4 great exercises each marathon runner should have in …

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