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Fyzical Announces Health IQ with Heidi Godman

Fyzical Announces Health IQ with Heidi Godman
After a 3-year hiatus, popular TV news anchor and medical journalist Heidi Godman is going back on the air—this time, she’s taking on talk radio. Godman will host the new show “HEALTH IQ with Heidi Godman,” which will air Monday through Friday from 3pm to 4pm on WSRQ 106.9 FM and 1220 AM. The show will focus on all aspects of health and wellness. “I’ll be talking daily to doctors and health experts on the Suncoast and across the country. It’s a wonderfu...
Posted on 2018-09-07

Dr. Alex Altamiranda hired as Clinic Director for Fyzical

Dr. Alex Altamiranda hired as Clinic Director for Fyzical
Sarasota, Florida. FYZICAL Therapy announced that Alex Altamiranda, Doctor of Physical Therapy, has been hired as Clinic Director for Fyzical. Dr. Altamiranda’s resume is extensive and accomplished: Asst. Clinical Professor for USF’s School of Physical Therapy; Doctor of Physical Therapy from USF; weekly academic and mentoring sessions with orthopedic surgeons from Steadman Hawkins Clinic of the Carolinas. Dr. Altamiranda is a board certified ABPTS Sports Clinical Specialist and has ...
Posted on 2018-09-07

Major Advancements in Assessing Total-Body Health

Major Advancements in Assessing Total-Body Health
Sarasota, Florida. Fyzical brought together doctors, physical therapists and statisticians for the improvement of total-body health. By combining the power of compilations with world-class, science-based therapy, Fyzical developed BodyQ. BodyQ is a testing program that gives doctors and therapists information to keep patients healthy and functioning independently to the best of their abilities throughout their lives. This bold vision and tremendous success to date is the brainchild of the found...
Posted on 2018-09-07

BodyQ Featured on WebPT

BodyQ Featured on WebPT
Fyzical DPT Alex Altamiranda was featured on WebPT's blog discussing BodyQ, an integrated testing program addressing movement, function, general health, vision, hearing, balance, and recovery provided by Fyzical. Its primary function is to save you injury and damage down the road. The test will also help you in other ways, whether you want to increase your energy levels, recover from injury or illness, run your first 5K, lose 10 pounds, or just feel stronger. BodyQ testing can jump start you on ...
Posted on 2018-09-07

How Can Physical Therapy Help Individuals with Diabetes?

How Can Physical Therapy Help Individuals with Diabetes?
November is National Diabetes Month. How can Fyzical help you? Find out more about how Physical Therapy can help with your diabetes from Dr. Alex Altamiranda in the Fyzical Tip of the Week featured on HealthIQ Radio with Heidi Godman. A proper exercise plan can help reduce the severity of many Diabetes symptoms. In addition to healthy eating, individuals can visit therapists at Fyzical and learn how to become educated on how you can exercise safely.
Posted on 2018-09-07

Discover if you have Muscle Imbalance Issues

Discover if you have Muscle Imbalance Issues
Find out more information about Muscle Imbalance from Dr. Alex Altamiranda in the Fyzical Tip of the Week featured on HealthIQ Radio with Heidi Godman. Muscle Imbalance is much more common than one would think. Human movement and everyday functions require muscle length balance and strength between opposing muscles surrounding a joint. Interestingly enough, muscle imbalance if often times different between males and females. Physical therapists can help you discover a possible muscle imbalance ...
Posted on 2018-09-07

How Can Physical Therapy Help After a Stroke?

How Can Physical Therapy Help After a Stroke?
In this week's Fyzical Tip of the Week, find out more information about how physical therapy can help stroke patients featured on HealthIQ Radio with Heidi Godman. Strokes are the 4th leading cause of death in the United States. 4/5 strokes can be prevented! Simply put, a stroke occurs when a blood vessel breaks, interrupting blood flow to an area of the brain or when an artery is blocked by a blood clot, leading to brain damage. Dr. Altamiranda discusses how physical therapy can help pat...
Posted on 2018-09-07

Physical Therapy Named a

Physical Therapy Named a
Forbes has recently ranked physical therapy as one of the top careers for 2014. With the rapid growth of Fyzical, there will be plenty of opportunities over the next year for PT's, PTA's and more! Make sure to check out our careers page to stay up to date with the latest job opportunities. "Physical therapists (PTs) have been listed among the career paths with the strongest recent growth and most potential for expansion in the future, with rates of increase greater than registered nurses and ...
Posted on 2018-09-07

Walking Programs and Physical Therapy

Walking Programs and Physical Therapy
Walking is a great way to ease yourself back into shape, but it is important to walk safely! Pain is your body signalling you that something is wrong. This means it is important to pay attention to your pain level. If you have introduced walking to your everyday lifestyle, once you start feeling pain, this is when your body is starting to reach its limit. The stronger your muscles get, you'll be able to take away strain from your joints, especially in arthritis. It is important to manage your...
Posted on 2018-09-07

Things You May Not Know About Physical Therapy

Things You May Not Know About Physical Therapy
At Fyzical, our physical therapy programs will help you expand your boundaries and feel better. You will receive hands-on therapy treatments by our friendly, caring health experts during one-on-one sessions. Physical therapy is a health care profession primarily concerned with repairing disabilities and the promotion of functional ability, quality of life and movement potential. A physical therapist examines, evaluates, diagnoses and set up a physical therapy program to help you achieve the p...
Posted on 2018-09-07
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