PT for Injury Prevention in Athletes

Nov 30, 2019

With the fall winding down, we’re now heading further into basketball, hockey, and ski season. Athletes are training – both on and off the ice, the court, and the mountain – to have the best season that they can. They are conditioning themselves to not only become faster and stronger, but to build a body …
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Quotes for World PT Day

Sep 12, 2019

In honor of World PT Day, which was just this week, we’re describing what being a physical therapist means to us! From Kurt: “To me, being a PT means being able to help others in the community get back to doing whatever it is that they enjoy whether it be sports, work, household activities or …
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Amherst PT Celebrates 12th Anniversary!

Jul 15, 2019

We are very proud to have celebrated another milestone earlier this month! Amherst PT opened it’s doors 12 years ago — a huge ‘Thank You’ to the community for their continued support. It’s been so amazing to serve the community and help individuals feel healthier, happier, and get back to doing the things that they …
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Kurt Receives Certification in Vestibular Rehab!

Apr 29, 2019

Amherst Physical Therapy is happy to announce that Kurt has attained his certification in vestibular rehab.  He attended the American Musculoskeletal Institute course held at fellow Pinnacle Rehab member Somersworth Physical Therapy. So what is Vestibular Rehabilitation? It’s an exercise-based program, designed by a specialty-trained vestibular physical therapist, to improve balance and reduce problems related …
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We’re Hiring!

Feb 14, 2019

Amherst Physical Therapy is looking for a full time physical therapist to join our team! We are seeking the PT who values patient experience and outcomes driven care. The PT who wishes to practice at the highest levels of their license would fit right into our team here at Amherst PT. We value strong interpersonal …
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Soreness in the Short Term Equals Health in the Long Term

Jan 30, 2019

When you’re injured or recovering from an injury, you’ll oftentimes want to simply click your fingers and have the pain disappear. Of course, that’s not realistic (though we can dream!) and it takes time and proper care to get back to your optimal health. Physical therapy can absolutely be an important element to your recovery, …
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What You May Not Have Known About Physical Therapy!

Jan 18, 2019

You know that if you’re in need of PT services in the Amherst, New Hampshire area that the team here at Amherst Physical Therapy is here for you! And you know that no matter whether you’re recovering from surgery, or treating a chronic issue such as tendonitis or neck and back pain, we put your …
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Amherst PT Attends Blood Flow Restriction Training

Jan 3, 2019

Amherst Physical Therapy is proud to announce that Kurt Bergeron, MSPT and Alyssa Stuart, DPT have recently received certifications in Blood Flow Restriction Training “BFR”. The certification is referred to as Cert. MST. Blood flow restriction training is a method of strength training that involves restricting the blood flow out working muscles to trick the …
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The PT Technique You Should Know Of: Dry Needling

Dec 18, 2018

A number of physical therapists (like those at Amherst Physical Therapy) are increasingly utilizing a new technique that’s effective in providing relief for your aches and pains: dry needling. The technique – which is NOT acupuncture, or the manipulation of the body’s energy – works directly on the painful points in muscles commonly referred to …
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Check Out Amherst PT’s Discovery Visits!

Nov 8, 2018

Aches and pains? Knee bothering you when you walk or run? Do you have back pain? Amherst Physical Therapy is happy to introduce ‘Discovery Visits’! You may have noticed the new button on our website, and yes, you may be wondering just what this means for you! Schedule a Discovery Visit and have an experienced …
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