Ask Dr Clark was so popular I did it again. This week, I talked about pelvic floor therapy, trigger finger, wound care, the pesky piriformis, and then gave an overview of different specialties and sometimes-surprising places that you'll find a friendly PT like me. Skip points below!
Prefer YouTube? Here you go!
1:40 - Introduction to Wellness Wednesday #WellnessWednesday
2:36 - Question: Prolapse and pelvic floor physical therapy
10:30 - What the heck is prolapse?
11:18 - Question: Trigger finger - What is it?
13:25 - Treatments for #TriggerFinger
20:11 - Intro to PT Specialties & Wound Care PT
23:18 - Question: Piriformis Syndrome & Treatment
24:36 - Piri-whatsis?
25:36 - Stretching the #Piriformis
26:29 - Strengthening the "Piriformis"
27:29 - Clamshells
31:50 - More PT Specialties: Inpatient Rehabilitation
37:02 - ICU, COVID, and Proning
38:10 - Cardiovascular rehab & the moment my Allegra wore off
39:26 - Occupational Therapy
40:16 - PT in the Emergency Room - abbreviated by allergy distraction... point is - PTs are in the ED and help rule out more serious orthopedic and neurological injuries fast and help people in lots of pain move
42:42 - Nursing homes, skilled care
43:01 - School system physical therapy
43:29 - Aquatic Therapy
44:25 - Sports and Athletics, athletic training vs PT in sports
45:31 - Corporate and Occupational PT
46:04 - Wrap-Up, Why you should #ChoosePT