Florida Pain Management, Sports Injury & Chiropractic Clinic
At Tampa Bay Spine & Injury we provide physical therapy and conveniently work with you at our St. Petersburg Physical Therapy and Pain Management office or our Physical Rehabilitation Brandon, FL office.
Tampa Bay Spine & Injury is a true integrative physical therapy and rehabilitation team that focuses on patient-centered care provided in collaboration between multiple disciplines of health care professionals. Each week, the providers and staff hold meetings to discuss each patient’s progress and investigate whether any changes to the treatment plan could positively affect their outcome. These types of measures are proven to provide quicker and lasting progress that people have come to expect from Tampa Bay Spine & Injury.
As physical therapists we treat many ailments, and our main focus is musculoskeletal rehabilitation. We provide our patients an extensive, detailed picture of their current health situation and physical limitations. Our doctors and medical staff use cutting edge technologies including objective computerized range of motion and muscle strength testing to provide true reliable numbers of your limitations. We use these benchmark values throughout the course of your rehabilitative care to demonstrate whether or not progress is being made and if modifications to the treatment plan are necessary. We pride ourselves on our ability to co-manage a patient’s care with their existing family physician and provide them with status and progress updates.
As a patient, the most important part of your relationship with your health care provider is trust. You must have the confidence that he or she is competent, honest and has your best interests at hand. We pride ourselves in that our patients always understanding their condition, the plan of action, and the realistic goals we are striving for.
At Tampa Bay Spine & Injury we provide headache relief, post auto injury treatment, sports injury therapy, mid back pain relief, low back pain physical therapy and neck pain therapeutic treatments. Our medical staff works with our team of specialists to provide you with the best integrative physical medicine treatment plan. Contact Tampa Bay Spine & Injury and find out how we can provide you the best pain relief.
Orthopedic Physical Therapy
Orthopedic Physical Therapy Brandon, FL and Orthopedic Physical Therapy St. Petersburg, FL focus’ on the rehabilitation of injuries within the orthopedic system (muscles, bones, joints, tendons, and ligaments). Physical Therapy treats and rebuilds orthopedic conditions that often cause chronic or acute pain, decreased range of motion, and decreased strength. Tampa Bay Spine and Injury Physical Therapy provides the most effective care with an individualized treatment plan mapped out by your physical therapist and doctor.
At Tampa Bay Spine and Injury Physical Therapy, our compassionate physical therapy team treats patients with all types of general orthopedic injuries and conditions, including, but not limited to:
- Rotator Cuff
- Bursitis and Tendonitis
- Posture and gait dysfunction
At Tampa Bay Spine and Injury Physical Therapy, our compassionate physical therapy team treats patients many common conditions, including, but not limited to:
- Back and Neck
- Herniated discs
- Hand and Wrist
- Carpal tunnel syndrome
- DeQuervain’s Syndrome
- Skier’s thumb (Gamekeeper’s thumb)
- TFCC tear
- Shoulder and Elbow
- Rotator cuff tearing
- Impingement syndrome
- Shoulder instability
- Shoulder bursitis
- Tennis elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
- Golfer’s elbow (Medial Epicondylitis)
- Olecranon bursitis
- Foot and Ankle
- Plantar fasciitis
- Ruptured Achilles tendon
- Achilles Tendinopathy
- Peroneal Tendinitis
- Ankle Sprains
- Hip, Knee and Lower Leg
- Femoroacetabular impingement
- Trochanteric bursitis
- IT Band Syndrome
- Piriformis Syndrome
- Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome
- Patellar Tendinitis
- Knee ligament injuries (ACL, LCL, MCL and PCL)
- Knee cartilage injury (meniscus)
- Stress fractures
- Shin splints (Medial tibial stress syndrome)
Pre/Post Operative Physical Therapy
Physical therapy Brandon, Fl and Physical Therapy St. Petersburg, Fl may be designated after a surgical procedure to maximize range of motion, strength, and endurance to lead to a more speedy recovery. Post-operative Care Physical Therapy- once a physician prescribes physical therapy, the patient will be seen by our Physical Therapist Tampa Bay. Our goal in Physical Therapy treatment is to minimize the adverse effects of the surgery (i.e. pain, swelling) while restoring normal movement, function, strength, and flexibility.
At Tampa Bay Spine and Injury Physical Therapy, our compassionate physical therapy team treats patients with these, but not limited to, post-surgical diagnosis:
TOTAL Joint Replacements
Total joint replacement is a surgery in which the surfaces of the joints are worn down so therefore removed and replaced with a new metal surface. Physical Therapy Brandon, FL and Physical Therapy St. Petersburg, FL for this type of surgery can start within three days after surgery and continue on for up to three months or longer. During physical therapy, you will learn how to return to your daily activities while using your new joint.
Open reduction, internal fixation of fractures
Ligament or tendon reconstructions or repair
Lower Back and Cervical Surgeries
Cervical and Lumbar Spine Surgery
Foot and Ankle Surgery
Wrist and Elbow Surgery
Tampa Bay Spine and Injury Physical Therapy rebuilds and develops each patient’s skills for daily living after surgery. Postoperative Physical Therapy Care Tampa Bay is a proven method that focuses on function and manual therapy. As a result, we are able to transition patients back into their daily lives, activities, and habits a lot quicker.
Chronic Pain is pain that exists for six months or more after the initial injury date or after a disease has healed. Sometimes, people can experience chronic pain even when the cause is unknown. Chronic pain can be hindering and often lead to frustration and depression in the diagnosed patient. Tampa Bay Spine and Injury Physical Therapy offers Physical Therapy to help manage chronic pain by decreasing the persistence of pain, and in turn, improve the patient’s quality of life.
Tampa Bay Spine and Injury Physical Therapy often treat, but not limited to, chronic pain associated with:
- Neck and back pain
- Headaches and migraines
- Rheumatoid arthritis
- Repetitive stress injuries
- Nerve pain syndromes
TMD is often treated with Physical Therapy Brandon, FL and Physical Therapy St. Petersburg, FL to alleviate pain and discomfort. Tampa Bay Spine and Injury Physical Therapy analyzes jaw mobility, evaluate, and treat to release muscle tension in your head and neck region.
Neurological disorders affect the body’s nervous system and can exist in people of all ages. These disorders can severely impact the quality of life for the diagnosed patient because the nervous system affects so many other aspects of the body’s function. A neurological disorder can cause problem with walking, balance, grabbing objects, vision or hearing. Depending on the diagnosis, some disorders can also be associated with paralysis, tremors and/or severe pain. At Tampa Bay Spine and Injury Neurological Physical Therapy, our physical therapists work with those who suffer from common neurological conditions such as, but not limited to:
- Herniated discs
Pregnancy hormonal and structural changes can cause unexpected aches and pains. Physical therapy Tampa Bay can help alleviate your pain and discomfort by aiming to correct:
- Joint and Soft tissue dysfunction
- Structural alignment
- Common ailments- Pre/Post Natal
- Low back pain, sciatica
- Sacroiliac (SI) pain
- Tailbone pain
- Postural dysfunction/thoracic pain
- Costochondritis (rib pain)
- • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
- • Edema
- • Diastasis
- • Pelvic floor weakness
One of the biggest benefits about chiropractic care Brandon, FL and chiropractic care St. Petersburg, FL is that it is a drug-free and surgery-free path to healing the body naturally.
Chiropractic care Brandon, FL and Chiropractic care St. Petersburg, FL is a drug-free and surgery-free way to relieve and heal many aches, pains, and conditions.
Many people have reported that Chiropractic Care Tampa Bay benefits and helps to improve:
- Back pain
- Neck pain
- Organ function
- Joint pain
- Ear infections
- Blood pressure
- Surgery prevention
- Healthy pregnancy
Tampa Bay Spine and Injury Chiropractors prides themselves on taking a natural, drug-free approach to help their patients reach their healthcare needs. The basic principle behind chiropractic care Brandon, FL and chiropractic care St. Petersburg, FL is that the body has an innate ability to heal itself while under the right conditions. It is the chiropractor’s Brandon, FL and chiropractor’s St. Petersburg, FL job to help create an environment to facilitate this.
The nervous system controls all of your cells and all of your organs in the body. Chiropractors Brandon, FL and chiropractors St. Petersburg, FL focus on the health of your spine being properly aligned. If there are any shifts within the spine, they assist the spine back into that proper alignment.
At the base of chiropractic care Brandon, FL and chiropractic care St. Petersburg, FL success stories; is a concept known as vertebral subluxation. Vertebral subluxation is the result of spinal bones that hold improper motion or position; which affects nerve communication between your brain and body. When chiropractors Brandon, FL and chiropractors St. Petersburg, FL use this term, they are referencing mechanical compression and irritation to the nerves and the spinal joints.
Considering that most of your body’s cells and organs are controlled by the nerves that travel through your spinal cord; proper flow and function is crucial and directly correlated to healthy function between the brain and the body
Why Get Chiropractic Adjustments Brandon, FL and Chiropractic Adjustments St. Petersburg, FL?
Many things can lead to a vertebral subluxation. The most common causes:
- A vertebra going out of place because of a slip or fall
- Poor posture
- Damage of the intervertebral joint causing joint swelling
- Inflammation from a poor diet, lack of water, or psychological stress.
- Osteoporosis or any degenerative transformation of the spine or intervertebral discs.
- Trigger points and/or constricted back muscles that pull the vertebrae out of line
Interventional pain management Brandon, FL and interventional pain management St. Petersburg, FL is a department of pain management Tampa Bay that specializes in an array of pain blocking technique.
When pain interferes with your daily routine and cannot be managed through conservative therapies, you may seek the advice of an interventional pain management Brandon, FL and interventional pain management St. Petersburg, FL to determine if you are a good candidate for these therapies.
To determine if you are a suitable candidate for interventional pain management Brandon, FL and interventional pain management St. Petersburg, FL, your physician will administer a series of assessments including diagnostic and imaging tests, a review of your medical history, and a physical exam.
Pain management specialists Tampa Bay Area use a multidisciplinary approach to pain management Brandon, FL and pain management St. Petersburg, FL. Your interventional pain management specialist Tampa will work in close association with your physical therapist Brandon, FL; physical therapist St. Petersburg, FL; chiropractor, Brandon, FL; chiropractor, St. Petersburg, FL, and primary care physician to develop a proper treatment plan individualized for each patient.
Interventional pain management Brandon, FL and Interventional pain management St. Petersburg, FL is different from other pain management practices Tampa Bay because it emphasizes the importance of a precise diagnosis so treatment can begin immediately. Rather than just prescribing medication, an interventional pain management Brandon, FL and interventional pain management St. Petersburg, FL utilizes all sources of treatment to eliminate pain in the fastest and most effective way possible for each individual patient.
A pain management specialist Tampa area can help patients with any level of pain, regardless of how long they’ve been suffering with it.
Interventional pain management Brandon, FL and interventional pain management St. Petersburg, FL treat symptoms closely related to chronic pain. These can range from discomfort, difficulty sleeping, soreness, and tightness, to burning, aching, or electrical feelings. Treatments can help relieve pain related to Parkinson’s disease, epilepsy, neuropathy, headaches, bone pain, back pain, and muscle pain.
Fibromyalgia symptoms can be managed with interventional pain therapies Tampa Bay.
Acute pain is typically the result of an injury, illness, or surgery. In most cases, acute pain can be relieved in less than six months. Chronic pain is persistent pain that lasts longer than six months even after an injury has been healed. One in five adults are living with what they describe as chronic pain.
Some of the procedures and services offered at Tampa Bay Spine and Injury are:
- Epidural Injections
- Selective Spinal Nerve Root Blocks
- Lumbar Facet Joint Injections
- Medial Branch Block Injections
- Radiofrequency Nerve Neurotomy Procedures
- Lumbar Discogram Procedure
- Spinal Cord Stimulator Trial Procedures
- Sympathetic Blocks
- Sacroiliac Joint Injections
- Piriformis Muscle Injections
If pain is interfering with your daily routine and cannot be managed through conservative therapies, you may seek the advice of an interventional pain management doctor Brandon, FL and interventional pain management doctor St. Petersburg, FL to determine if you are a good candidate for these therapies.
Some common conditions that pain management Tampa can help alleviate and treat are:
- Abdominal and pelvic pain
- Cancer pain
- Central pain syndromes (post CVA, traumatic, phantom limb pain)
- Complex regional pain syndrome (RSD, Causalgia)
- Diabetic/peripheral neuropathy
- Discogenic pain
- Facet joint arthropathy
- Facial pain
- Failed back surgery syndrome
- Herniated (“ruptured”) disc
- Muscle strain
- Osteoarthritis/ autoimmune arthritis
- Pain associated with Auto-Related Injuries
- Pain associated with Work-Related Injuries
- Post herpetic neuralgia & shingles
- Spinal pain (cervical, thoracic, lumbar, sacral)
- Torticollis, Myofacial pain
- Vertebral compression fractures
Some things that can be combined with interventional pain management Tampa procedures are:
- Physical Therapy
- Physical therapy Brandon, FL and Physical therapy St. Petersburg, FL is a very important part of any pain management program. Pain can be worsened by exercise that isn’t done correctly (or interpreted incorrectly as pain rather than overuse), and a physical therapist Brandon, FL and physical Therapist St. Petersburg, FL can tailor the right exercise regimen for you. Proper exercise slowly builds your tolerance and reduces your pain — you won’t end up overdoing it and giving up because it hurts.
- Chiropractic Clinic
- Our chiropractic clinic in Brandon, FL or chiropractic clinic in St. Petersburg, FL will do a physical exam as well as some tests to help him or her diagnose your pain. Once the pain is diagnosed with a pain condition, your chiropractor Tampa will develop a treatment plan. Your treatment plan may include spinal manipulation, manual therapies, and therapeutic exercises.
- TENS (transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation) therapy
- Relaxation techniques
- Biofeedback, which teaches control over muscle tension, temperature, heart rate and more
- Heat and cold therapy