Prostatitis What it is and What to do About it

Fiona McMahon DPT Introduction Prostatitis is a common diagnosis we see at Beyond Basics Physical Therapy. If I have a new evaluation on my schedule, who is male and between the ages of 18-40, we can place a pretty good bet that they are coming to see me for issues pertaining to non-bacterial prostatitis. It …

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Continuing our Education: Treating Pain in Individuals with Male Anatomy

Fiona McMahon PT, DPT One of the requirements for maintaining your license as a physical therapist, is to take continuing education classes. The amount of classes you are required to take will vary from state to state. Many physical therapists take the option to do the bare minimum required to maintain their license. This is …

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Prostatitis What it is and What to do About it

Fiona McMahon DPT Introduction Prostatitis is a common diagnosis we see at Beyond Basics Physical Therapy. If I have a new evaluation on my schedule, who is male and between the ages of 18-40, we can place a pretty good bet that they are coming to see me for issues pertaining to non-bacterial prostatitis. It …

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What IS Myofascial Release?

By Mary Hughes PT, DPT Understanding Myofascial Release (MFR)Myofascial Release (MFR) is a holistic, therapeutic approach to manual therapy, John Barnes PT, LMT, NCTMB, is credited to the development of Myofascial Release (1). MFR offers a comprehensive approach for the evaluation and treatment of the myofascial system, the system of tissues and muscles in the …

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Myofascial Release for Pelvic Floor Pain

What is Myofascial Release, and what does it do for Pelvic Floor Pain? By Mary Hughes Myofascial Release (MFR) is a holistic, therapeutic approach to manual therapy, popularized by John Barnes, PT, LMT, NCTMB. MFR offers a comprehensive approach for the evaluation and treatment of the myofascial system, the system of tissues and muscles in …

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