Tips for Picking the Right Shoe for Walking or Running

A lot of people are interested in improving their fitness by adopting a walking program, but sometimes don’t know how to start. For many of us, it can be really scary and a bit intense to think about moving more and making changes to improve our health and fitness. But, where do you start? How […]

Is Your Back Pain Really Coming from Your Back?

Have you ever had pain in the base of your spine, going into your buttock, pelvis, or leg? Everyone says it’s your back, but is it? How do you find out? The key to resolving your symptoms is an accurate diagnosis. Let me walk you through the in-depth evaluation that you will receive at our […]

2019 Medicare MIPS Program Exceptional Performers

We are pleased to announce that Excel Physical Therapy has achieved Exceptional Performance in the 2019 Medicare MIPS program. The MIPS program tracks the clinical success of medical providers in improving patient function. As ‘Exceptional Performers’, our therapists have successfully proven that we are one of the top providers for getting patients better.

A Message from Excel CEO Kristin Mullen

“There is nothing healthy about racism. It’s a disease of the heart and mind that has infected not just people but customs, systems, and laws. There is no vaccine. We must be the cure.” —-APTA President Sharon Dunn, Pt, PhD, Board-Certified Orthopaedic Clinical Specialist Excel acknowledges that our nation and each one of us, is […]

The Impact of a Sedentary Lifestyle

The COVID-19 pandemic is an unprecedented healthcare crisis, as, over the past several weeks, we have witnessed an entire population being asked to remain at home and limit their social interactions. During this time, the activities of even the fittest individuals have been restricted, replaced with more opportunities for inactivity, as well as sedentary behavior. A study (Krogh-Madsen […]

Immunity & Physical Therapy

Manage Pain, Inflammation & Your Immune System with Physical Therapy In this time of the pandemic, most people are aware of certain steps they can take to keep healthy, such as washing your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth, and of course, maintaining […]

Pain Relief Without Pain Medication

Pain is one of the most common reasons people seek medical treatment and is something we have all dealt with or will deal with at some point in our lives. National surveys have found that chronic pain—which is most commonly defined as pain lasting longer than 3 months—is a major health issue that affects approximately […]

Latest Update on COVID-19 from Excel CEO Kristin Mullen

To Our Patients, As part of our ongoing efforts to communicate with our patients during this critical time period, we wanted to share several updates since our last correspondence and hope that you and your families continue to remain healthy and safe. The past several weeks have marked a challenging time for each of us, […]

Updated Clinic Protocols and Safety video

Click to view a video overview of our new safety protocols at our clinics which are now effective March 30, 2020 to ensure patient safety.

A Message from the CEO of Excel Physical Therapy: March 26, 2020

We hope you continue to remain healthy and safe during this unprecedented time period and wanted to share some additional updates in regard to our planned future activities. On March 16th, following initial recommendations by Governor Wolf, our company took unprecedented action to close all of our physical therapy clinics for a two week period, […]