Pregnancy and Postpartum Corrective Exercise Specialist

Dr. Whetsell is a certified Pregnancy and Postpartum Corrective Exercise Specialist (PCES) who has safely and effectively treated the changes seen in the pregnant and postpartum body. Looking at postural changes, Dr. Whetsell can evaluate and treat the muscular dysfunction specific to these Pre and Postnatal changes. Understanding the symptoms and how a PCES can help […]

Manual Therapy

Manual therapy includes several different hands-on techniques that are used to treat soft tissue problems. Manual therapy can be defined as “the examination and treatment of musculoskeletal conditions in which the clinician uses his or her hands, fingers, forearms, elbows, knees, feet, or a device to apply forces to the patient for the purpose of […]

Pilates-Based Physical Therapy

Pilates-based physical therapy is a growing area of rehabilitation. The Pilates method is an exercise program developed by Joseph H. Pilates, who was a sickly child whose asthma kept him bedridden for long periods of time. To cure his own ailments he began studying body mechanics and developing what would later become the system known […]