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Aquatic Physical Therapy: When to use it and why

July 25, 2019 / by
There are many instances when treating a patient in the water is better than treating them on land.  Aquatic physical therapy is a highly effective, safe treatment tool to achieve successful outcomes. Plus, if done correctly can yield higher reimbursement rates. But, what factors go into determining whether to use... Read More
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Water Therapy in Healthcare

June 27, 2019 / by
Water therapy is a proven modality for rehabilitation, recovery, and exercise. When used in a healthcare setting, this successful tool positively impacts revenue and treatment outcomes. The simplicity of how it works combined with the many conditions it treats makes it a smart choice for your ROI. Here’s why. The... Read More

Aquatics Therapy: NHL Teams Who Use it to Win

December 20, 2018 / by
The National Hockey League is in full swing as the season hits the half-way point. These NHL teams use aquatics therapy throughout the season to train, rehabilitate and condition their players to stay in the game and win. Why Use Aquatics Therapy Hydrotherapy is a low impact tool that yields... Read More
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All-in-One Therapy Pool for Successful Outcomes

November 13, 2018 / by
The new SwimEx 1500 T combines state-of-the-art technology with unsurpassed construction for the ultimate therapy pool.  Introduced in spring 2018, the pool was created at the request of Denver Broncos director of sports medicine, Steve “Greek” Antonopulos.  Below is a picture of the newly renovated Broncos facility featuring the 1500 T with... Read More
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Hydrotherapy Medicare Billing

August 15, 2018 / by
Do you want to treat a client in the water but are unsure about hydrotherapy Medicare billing reimbursements? Are you wondering how to make a case for water, but don’t know how to document for the optimum reimbursement? Do you want to know how to write an appeal letter? There are certain... Read More
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effective hydrotherapy exercises: treating anterior shoulder dislocation

March 31, 2018 / by
Anterior shoulder dislocation is a common injury, especially for athletes and active individuals. It’s important for the injury to heal completely, but many times the patient will want to remain active during the progression process. One way to treat the injury yet still maintain fitness is through hydrotherapy. Hydrotherapy has... Read More
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McFarland Clinic Discusses the Unique Benefits of Aquatic Therapy

March 25, 2018 / by
McFarland Clinic PC is central Iowa’s largest physician-owned multi-specialty clinic. The McFarland Clinic PC network of health care providers serves residents in 10 Iowa communities with additional communities served by physician outreach clinics. Chris Hanfelt, a McFarland Physical Therapist, discusses the unique benefits of McFarland Clinic’s aquatic therapy services and... Read More
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Effective Hydrotherapy Exercises for Lumbar Disc Herniation

March 6, 2018 / by
The third infographic in our hydrotherapy exercise for common injury series explores an exercise plan for a lumbar disc herniation. Hydrotherapy is a powerful alternative to surgery and effectively helps manage this injury. These aquatic exercises offer tips and exercises for treating an acute lumbar disc herniation. Click here for the full... Read More
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Hydrostatic pressure: its benefits for hydrotherapy (Part 2)

January 21, 2018 / by
Hydrostatic pressure makes a big impact when it comes to hydrotherapy. Let’s take a look at its benefits for aquatic rehabilitation, recovery and exercise and how it helps. In Part 1 of this series we explained in simple terms the definition of hydrostatic pressure and breifly covered it’s benefits. Now we... Read More
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What is hydrostatic Pressure (Part 1)

January 7, 2018 / by
Hydrostatic Pressure Part 1 Hydrostatic pressure is defined on dictionary.com as: A fluid at equilibrium at a given point within the fluid, due to the force of gravity.  Hydrostatic pressure increases in proportion to depth measured from the surface because of the increasing weight of a fluid exerting downward force... Read More