Using Physical Therapy to Battle the Pain Killer Crisis

The sooner a patient starts physical therapy, the more quickly they’ll recover, and the less likely they are to misuse opioids.

“PT Over Pills” is a nationwide initiative to prevent the widespread use of pain killers to treat pain in favor of physical therapy. This article is part of a series on the history of the…

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The sooner a patient starts physical therapy, the more quickly they’ll recover, and the less likely they are to misuse opioids.

Now Serving the Lawton Area!

We’re proud to announce that we’ve partnered with Physical Therapy Solutions to bring the talents of our PTC crew to the Lawton community! Here’s an excerpt from the press release: Physical Therapy Central, Oklahoma’s preeminent…

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The Fight Against Opioids: How PT Can Help

1 out of 4 of the patients who receive prescription painkillers on a long-term basis for noncancer pain in a primary care setting ends up struggling with dependence or addiction. And those who are addicted…

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Suzanne + Savannah’s Virtual Reality Experiences

Meet Suzanne and Savannah, two Physical Therapy Central patients who have been using Virtual Reality as part of their treatment plans. Though they were skeptical before beginning treatment, both have seen dramatic reductions in pain…

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Movement is Medicine: The Best Way to Keep Your Body Young

Aside from all the holiday cheer in the air this time of year, some of the most common messages we hear on the radio or see in the news involve New Year’s resolutions to get…

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