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Comprehensive Lymphedema Management

AzOPT Goodyear now offers Comprehensive Lymphedema Management Ruth Ann Larsen, a licensed physical therapist currently treating at AzOPT Goodyear, is now certified in Lymphdema management. Ruth Ann is accepting new patients immediately. What is Lymphedema?  Lymphedema is persistent swelling of a limb that does not go down with elevation of that limb. What causes Lymphedema?…

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My #SuccessStory – Layne

My #SuccessStory by Layne S. Layne is an active, busy, and care-giving 62 year old woman who enjoys golf, photography, walking her dogs, and was just starting to learn Pickle ball.  Her husband was a couple months removed from getting much of his life back after completing an intensive physical therapy program called Big and Loud,…

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What is Direct Access to Physical Therapy?

What is Direct Access to Physical Therapy? By Ryann Roberts, DPT, Owner Arizona Orthopedic Physical Therapy (AZOPT) It is beneficial for you to receive physical therapy first – before other types of interventions like surgeries or injections.  Physical therapists not only reduce pain and improve function, but we provide long-term solutions at a significantly lower…

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