Blog Post Topic: Solutions to Pain



Suffering from Foot & Ankle Pain?

April 28, 2017

IMT for foot and ankle pain

  Introduction Are you an athlete with foot and ankle pain? Or an elderly person with balance issues? Or suffering from bunions or fallen arches? Surprisingly, there are some common denominators found in the body that connect all of you. Though the feet are the part of our body that… view entire post




Cranial Therapy & Holistic PT for Concussions & Sports Injuries

October 7, 2016

IMT and holistic PT for concussion

  Is Rest Enough? Have you ever felt completely helpless after one of your children incurs a sports injury? Or after you have injured yourself? We have all heard the phrase, “time heals all wounds”. Sometimes, this is actually true. But often, time is not enough. In the case of… view entire post




Pelvic Pain & Manual Therapy

June 21, 2016

  Do you suffer from chronic or acute Pelvic Pain? Check out this article written by Dr. Ayelet Connell, PhD, PT, IMT,C, discussing how Integrative Manual Therapy and an anti-inflammatory diet can reduce pelvic pain significantly! Pelvic Pain & Manual Therapy   view entire post




Holistic Physical Therapy for Chronic Pain

January 19, 2016

  Do you suffer from chronic pain? Check out this great article by Dr. Ayelet Connell-Giammatteo, PhD, PT, IMT,C about an alternative approach to reduce chronic pain! Holistic Physical Therapy for Chronic Pain   view entire post




Are you ready to kiss your headaches goodbye?

November 11, 2015

holistic treatment for headaches

  Headaches are a real challenge for so many of us. For some, we may choose to use over the counter medication to lessen the pain, but often, the headaches are regular... which means we are popping pills on a regular basis. Check out the following article link to learn… view entire post




Reduce Migraines with Holistic Physical Therapy and Integrative Manual Therapy!

May 27, 2015

  Migraine headaches can be debilitating-- anyone that has ever experienced a migraine can attest to this! For most people that have suffered with migraines, they have traveled far and wide to find a solution. Often, the solutions that are found are limited to medication management. At Integrative Wellness &… view entire post




Reduce Chronic Pain with Holistic Physical Therapy and Integrative Manual Therapy!

May 27, 2015

  Chronic pain affects so many people... what if there was a different approach that could lead to long-lasting changes in how we feel-- an approach that would reduce chronic pain but also improve energy level... overall, help us get back to feeling good. Check out the videos below to… view entire post




Do You Feel Like a Train Wreck?

April 12, 2015

do you feel like a train wreck?

  The most common complaints we hear is, "I ache in my ________" or "My energy is so low" or "I just don't feel like I used to". Too often, this is associated with aging. But aging does not necessarily have to mean degeneration or breaking down. In an ideal… view entire post




“Healthy Gut, Healthy You!” video series

February 25, 2015

  Introduction   About Integrative Wellness & Physical Therapy   State of Health in Our Country & Inflammation   Inflammatory Foods-- Let's Begin with Gluten Click here for 'Gluten Elimination Diet Resource Tool': Eliminating Gluten   Inflammatory Foods-- Refined Sugar   Inflammatory Foods-- High Glycemic Diet   Inflammatory Foods-- Preservatives & Processed… view entire post




Digestive Health for Reduced Chronic Pain

February 25, 2015

It may come as a surprise to many, but digestive health is in fact one of the most important steps to achieving a pain-free life. What is digestive health? According to Elizabeth Lipski’s book, Digestive Wellness, faulty digestion is directly responsible for a large number of seemingly unrelated illnesses including… view entire post




Cranial Therapy for Concussions

October 29, 2014

Concussions are very prevalent in the news today. We are hearing about them related to the NFL, college sports, and all the way down to little league. The research has shown that optimal healing from a concussion is likely with time but healing from repetitive concussion injuries are more challenging.… view entire post




Concussion Recovery using Integrative Manual Therapy and Nutritional Wellness

October 13, 2014

We recently kicked off our community lecture series with a wonderful lecture on recovery from concussions. Our expert panel of instructors were Carol Gordon and Kris Albrecht, part of our clinical team at Integrative Wellness & Physical Therapy.  Below is a short clip from the lecture. We will upload more… view entire post




Sole Supports Shoe Orthotics and IMT for Back and Hip Pain, Foot/Ankle Pain, and Improved Athletic Performance

October 3, 2014

Sole Supports Day at Integrative Wellness & PT with Ed Glaser, DPM

  [This post was co-written by George Giannoni, PT, IMT,C and Ayelet Connell-Giammatteo, PhD, PT, IMT,C] Introduction How many of us suffer from low back or hip pain? Shin splints? Foot pain? Fallen arches in the feet? Bunions? There are a variety of approaches that can support improved low back, leg… view entire post




Cranial Therapy: A Manual Approach for Improved Health

October 1, 2014

Carol Gordon, PT, IMT,C

  Cranial Therapy is a gentle hands-on therapy that can augment the health and regeneration of the nervous system, specifically the brain and spinal cord. It corrects tension patterns in the head and strengthens the cranial rhythm, which can reduce many different symptoms, including headaches and learning challenges as well as behavioral disorders. It can… view entire post




Natural Strategies for Reduction of Chronic Pain with Holistic Physical Therapy, Integrative Manual Therapy, and Nutrition

September 26, 2014

  Introduction Every one of us has experienced some kind of pain in our lives, whether it is headaches and back pain or joint pain. For many of us, this pain is persistent and chronic. It keeps us from fully enjoying our life. The incidence of persons suffering from chronic… view entire post




Integrative Manual Therapy and Nutritional Wellness for GI Related Pain

September 25, 2014

  Introduction Food represents a strong focus in most cultures. Whether it is ‘inhaled’ or savored, in small or large quantities, it has been known to define us in many ways. “You are what you eat”—how many times have we heard that saying? But, how many of us actually feel… view entire post




A Natural Solution for Back Pain– Integrative Wellness and Holistic Physical Therapy

September 25, 2014

physical therapy for back pain

Introduction The prevalence of back pain in our current culture is the ‘norm’. The National Institute of Health publishes a Low Back Pain Fact Sheet that states, “Nearly everyone at some point has back pain that interferes with work, routine daily activities, or recreation. Americans spend at least $50 billion… view entire post