Total Therapy Florida expands to Venice

Total Therapy Florida is pleased to announce the opening of our 3rd location, a new state-of-the-art physical therapy clinic in Venice at 1499 E. Venice Avenue on August 5th, 2019. Phone number 941-451-8657. We have ...

Parkinson’s Disease and Physical Therapy

It is estimated that more than 10 million people worldwide have been diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease. This disease is defined as “A chronic progressive neurological disorder caused by the lack of dopamine production in the ...

Benefits of Physical Therapy for Arthritis

As a Physical therapist, one of the most common questions I’m asked is  “How is physical therapy going to help my arthritis? Hasn’t the damage already been done?” This is a great question. Let’s start ...

Do I really need a knee replacement?

Knee replacements are considered when the joint surfaces on both your femur and tibia have undergone severe degenerative changes and no longer articulate together properly, causing increased pain with movement. Doctors will often tell patients ...

The True Cost of a Fall

Falls are one of the largest burdens on the healthcare industry and unfortunately, it is not forecast to get better any time soon. In 2015, falls cost the United States healthcare system an estimated 50 ...

Common Myths About Physical Therapy

There are a few things that we hear constantly from our patients. I am not sure where they came from or why they believe them to be true, but here are three of the most ...