Fee For Service Physical Therapy vs. Traditional Physical Therapy

A Value Assessment of the Current Marketplace

Author: David Pruszynski PT, DPT

High Deductibles and higher co-pay plans have forced the consumer to become their own advocate in assessing the best value in medical care. According to research by Kaiser in 2015, the average deductible for people with employer-provided health coverage rose from $303 to$1077 between 2006 and 2015.

Is your head pain related to your jaw?

The temporomandibular joint, or the jaw, is one of the most commonly under-treated regions in the body and can contribute to significant head, neck and facial pain. Some research suggests that one half of the population will experience one symptom of temporomandibular joint dysfunction in their life, but only 3.5-7% of those will actually seek treatment.

PT360 Has Opened Two New Offices!

We are excited to announce the opening of two new locations in Buckhead and Alpharetta. The Johns Creek location is permanently closed.

Justin will be working out of our Buckhead office two days a week. The office is conveniently located between Roswell Road and Lenox Mall. The Buckhead office is located at:

3565 Piedmont Rd NE

Building 2,

Self Talus Ankle Mobilization

Ankle mobilizations can improve dorsiflexion.

Ankle injuries are commonplace in athletics. An ankle sprain can be mild where ice, elevation, and rest results in full recovery in 7-10, or severe where immobilization in a boot is necessary and lasting 6 weeks. In either case the talus bone may sublux forward (anteriorly) and prevent full dorsiflexion of the ankle.

PT 360 Open House

On Thursday, June 6th at our Sandy Springs location, we held an open house for our current patients, partners and potential clients. Our own Sam Kridl, DPT, OCS did a demonstration on BFR (Blood Flow Restriction) therapy. BFR is a safe and effective training technique used to increase muscular size and strength using a FDA-approved tourniquet system.

Avoiding Ski Injuries

With spring ski season upon us it’s time to tune up your equipment and prepare for the big trip.  While skiing can be an amazing way to enjoy the outdoors and burn a lot of calories, injuries are very common, but there are some things you can do to avoid coming home on crutches.   

For skiing,

Fall Workout Tips

Autumn is here and the weather is changing.  With cooler temperatures it can be an excellent time to focus on outdoor exercise in advance of the winter.  Here are 5 tips for improving your fitness this fall:

  1.  Take a walk or run outside.

Fall is the perfect time start a walking or running program at your local park.