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Double Knee Replacement is Cause for Celebration

By |2018-09-05T15:59:57-04:00April 12th, 2018|Categories: Health A-Z|Tags: , , , |

For nearly 40 years, Michael Connolly, a 61-year-old Old Bridge resident, had suffered from knee pain that first began after a lacrosse injury in college. His career didn’t help matters; he worked for 36 years as a motion picture, theatrical, and television teamster, driving a truck to move [...]

One-of-a-Kind Treatment for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms

By |2018-08-21T06:26:08-04:00April 12th, 2018|Categories: Health A-Z|Tags: , , |

Dee Nemeth had rarely been sick in his life, so it was unusual when the 75-year-old Freehold resident began experiencing bloating last fall. After seeking care at a health clinic, he was sent to CentraState’s Emergency Department for a potential gall bladder issue. There, he was diagnosed with a [...]

Rock Steady: How Ken Fights Back Against Parkinson’s

By |2018-09-05T14:46:32-04:00April 12th, 2018|Categories: Health A-Z|Tags: , , , |

Rock Steady Boxing can help patients improve balance, strength, and agility. Ken Springer goes to the gym twice every week to box his enemy. But he’s not fighting against any ordinary opponent—this one is a degenerative movement disorder that causes a deterioration of motor skills, balance, speech, and sensory function. [...]

Growing Confidence after Parkinson’s Rehabilitation

By |2020-03-27T10:49:07-04:00April 12th, 2018|Categories: Health A-Z|Tags: , , , |

Before the program, Mark Herman was falling frequently. “He was very unsteady,” his wife, Barbara, recalls. “Frankly, it was very frightening.” Mark, a Jackson resident, had been living with Parkinson’s disease for the past four years, and his now 72-year-old body was having difficulty performing everyday tasks. His recurrent falls were [...]

Concussion Rehabilitation After a Motor Vehicle Accident

By |2021-07-28T16:52:46-04:00April 12th, 2018|Categories: Neuroscience|Tags: , , , |

In January 2014, 35-year-old Michael Wachter lost control of his vehicle on an icy highway, leaving him with a shattered left collarbone. But following the accident, he didn’t realize he had experienced head trauma. “I was kind of out of it from the accident and the medicine for my [...]

Physical Therapy Treats Incontinence in Women and Men

By |2022-07-27T12:05:44-04:00March 29th, 2018|Categories: Health A-Z|Tags: , , , |

By Emily Bessemer, DPT, CLT-LANA Imagine suddenly feeling like you have to urinate at a crowded event, or urinating every time you cough or sneeze. For many women and men, this is a frequent concern that seriously impacts the quality of their lives. Whether caused by a medical issue, [...]

Leon’s Cardiac Catheterization Detects 90% Blockage

By |2018-08-30T09:12:08-04:00March 12th, 2018|Categories: Health A-Z|Tags: , , |

Leon Rozenblat, 56, hadn’t been feeling well despite four stents his cardiologist had inserted and normal stress test results. Leon was experiencing a sense of pressure on his chest, constant fatigue, flushing and severe headaches. Unable to drive back to his cardiologist on Long Island, Leon made an appointment, at his wife’s urging, [...]


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