Posts Tagged: physical therapist

Looking Ahead to 2019!

The team here at Accel Physical Therapy hopes that you and yours have a healthy and happy 2019! 2018 was a great year for Accel PT, and we were able to take care of a number of terrific patients — we look forward to the year ahead, and the ability to help many, many more! … read more »

We’re Hiring!

We are growing and looking for a full time physical therapist to join our team. We are seeking the physical therapist who values patient experience and outcomes driven care. The physical therapist who wishes to practice at the highest levels of their license would fit right into our culture. We value strong interpersonal skills, a … read more »

Celebrating Hillary’s First Year With Us!

Join us in celebrating Hillary Jackson! It’s her anniversary with us, and it’s been a great year having her here with us at Accel PT! 🙂 She has obtained her dry needling and vestibular certifications, and is an absolutely incredible addition to the team. “Hillary has been the perfect fit here at Accel PT. She … read more »

Accel PT’s Fall Update

We were proud to celebrate National Physical Therapy Month (NPTM) in October! The goal of NPTM is to raise awareness of the role that PTs and physical therapy assistants play in helping individuals and patients find relief from pain, improve mobility and overall functional ability, as well as live overall healthier lives. National Physical Therapy … read more »

Neck Pain? Accel Physical Therapy is Here to Help!

Physical therapy attentive to the neck has tremendous benefits and will increase your well-being. By focusing on strengthening/stretching the musculature and soft-tissue in the neck, you are, in effect, gaining stability and/or flexibility for the vertebrae. This is highly important for those that sit at desks all day while at work. The angle of your … read more »

Accel PT’s End of Summer Update

Hope you all are well! It’s so hard to believe that we’re wrapping up August, and with that — the end of summer.  As we’re heading into a new season we wanted to update you on some happenings here at Accel PT: We will be closed on Monday for Labor Day — have a safe … read more »

Announcing ‘Discovery Visits’

Dealing with aches and pains? Knee bothering you when you run? Does your back hurt after a round of golf? Accel Physical Therapy is happy to introduce ‘Discovery Visits’! You may have noticed our social media posts yesterday in this regards, or maybe you noticed the new button on our website. And yes, you may … read more »

Accel PT Wellness Tips: Stretching

Many people wonder – should I stretch? Or shouldn’t I? Before exercise? After? A number of studies over the years conclude that dynamic stretching – combined with a short warm-up – before exercise, followed by static stretching after activity is beneficial. Stretching in this manner works to improve performance and decrease the possibility of injury. … read more »

Hillary Recently Earned Vestibular Rehab Certificate!

We are very proud to announce that Hillary Jackson has completed certification as a Vestibular Rehabilitation Specialist (per the American Musculoskeletal Institute). This post-professional certification adds a much needed service to the mid-coast of Maine. The Vestibular Rehabilitation Specialist (Cert. VRS) is qualified to treat a variety of life altering vestibular disorders including post-concussion treatment, … read more »

Weekend Warrior? Prevent Injuries with These Tips

As we get older we take on more responsibilities – work, family, property – and, with that, no matter how badly we want to continue being active, sometimes our exercise and fitness can take a back seat during the week. Then, on the weekend, many of us turn into ‘weekend warriors’ – after little to … read more »