What does Therapeutic Ultrasound do?

Therapeutic ultrasound is a treatment modality commonly used in physical therapy. It is used to provide deep heating to soft tissues in the body. These tissues include muscles, tendons, joints, and ligaments. Ultrasound in physical therapy is not to be confused with diagnostic ultrasound, which is an ultrasound that is used to see the inside of the body, such […]

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What is Trochanteric Bursitis?

Trochanteric bursitis is a hip pain caused by inflammation of the fluid-filled sac, or bursa, on the outer edge of your hip. We have about 160 bursae around our body. Bursae provide a cushion between bones and soft tissues. They prevent bones from rubbing against tendons and muscles. Bursitis can affect any of the bursae […]