Blog - March 2011


Get in Shape for Surgery with Aquatic Therapy

Posted on March 02, 2011 in Health and Wellness

Plan ahead to help ensure a smoother surgery and a speedier recovery If you are planning a scheduled surgery, pre-surgical therapy will increase your muscle strength and improve your cardio-vascular condition, resulting in a better surgical outcome. With hip or knee replacement, exercise s that strengthen your upper body will help you cope with crutches or a walker after surgery.

Accessibility is the key to aquatic therapy for those who can’t do steps or ladders

Posted on March 01, 2011 in Health and Wellness

Lana Carnes searched for quite a while for a pool that she could get in and out of easily. She had tried and had success with aquatic therapy in the past, but didn’t have the strength to get out of the pool after her sessions. She was worried about falling.

We told our children, ... We want to come to Park Vista!

Posted on March 01, 2011 in Caregiving

...“I would be remiss if I didn’t praise your therapy staff. They are very professional and we think Don had the best therapy care possible...I overheard a staff person telling a patient, ‘It’s been a pleasure working with you today, have a good day.’ I have never heard that in other facilities...