Category Archives for "Physical Therapy"

Jul 18

The Alkaline Method: Take Back Control of Your Health

By Connie Jeon | Autoimmune , Blog , Health , Mindfulness , Movement , Nutrition , Physical Therapy

Hi. Dr. Connie here. I’ve been a clinician and a patient for over 19 years. My journey to health was a convoluted one. I’ve experienced the ups and downs of living with an unpredictable autoimmune condition. Subject to conventional treatments such as chemotherapy, corticosteroids, NSAIDS, DMARDS, and biologics, I was offered different meds for just […]

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Jul 04

Autoimmune-Immune System How You Can Support It and Prevent Disease

By Connie Jeon | Autoimmune , Functional Medicine , Nutrition , Physical Therapy

Autoimmune-Immune System Every minute of everyday, your immune system protects you from multitude of bacteria, chemicals, viruses, and allergens.   A healthy immune system should mount an appropriate and timely response to these harmful substances. But even the healthy immune system can be overtaken such as when you catch a cold or flu.  Repeated attack can […]

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Mar 29

Refreshing new minds

By Connie Jeon | Blog , Physical Therapy

  The Alkaline Wellness employees recently traveled to Dahlonega to attend a career fair for North Georgia University’s physical therapy program. We were the only small business in attendance as well as the only physical therapy company that focused on total wellness. While we were outnumbered by the traditional physical therapy offices, it was refreshing […]

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Mar 24

Whole body healing

By Connie Jeon | Blog , Physical Therapy

I recently had a pelvic floor case which was referred to me by a local ob/gyn.  For those of you who don’t know what this is… it can include all conditions including: Urinary/Urge incontinence Organ Prolapse (Cystocele/Rectocele) Vulvodynia (Pain of the vaginal region) Dyspurunia (Pain with intercourse) Hip/Pelvic/Low Back pain With my focus in treating […]

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Mar 23

Trigger Point Dry Needling

By Connie Jeon | Blog , Physical Therapy

One of the many services that Alkaline Physical Therapy offers is Trigger Point Dry Needling (TPDN). TPDN is a technique used to relieve myofacial pain in the muscles using a very thin filament needle. Myofacial pain can be caused by many things (such as scoliosis, poor posture, poor body mechanics, and joint hypermobilites), but they […]

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Mar 23

Structural symmetry

By Connie Jeon | Blog , Movement , Physical Therapy

Structural Symmetry and Physical-Yoga-Pilates- Therapy Our bodies are like the wheels of a car, we need to be “balanced” and “aligned” periodically to ensure that the tires are wearing out evenly.  When I treat, I consider the pelvis to be the base of everything, if the pelvis is out of alignment, the whole spine from the […]

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