Archive for March, 2011

Mar
18

Salve Regina Baseball’s Jimmy Fitzgerald at OPT

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Salve Regina Baseball player Jimmy Fitzgerald shown doing his baseball specific functional Ther Ex. Jimmy’s message was, “Thanks, OPT…I feel great now. No pain now... More >

Feb
25

OPT On-Site at Newport Navy Base Gym: Optogait Demo

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OPT was invited to display the power of the OptoGait to some advanced runners on the base. More than a dozen runners received an OptoGait... More >

Feb
03

Running Science at OPT: From Rehab to Power Performance

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Using a multiplex of strategies, OPT is back at it helping another runner get back on the track. Here’s Heidi who has been struggling to... More >

Jan
14

NEW: OPT Barrington: New Office Opens!! phone: 247-0500

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Announcing OPT BARRINGTON!! Located at 236 County Road, Barrington, (Right next to Rite Aid), OPT is very pleased to unveil the newest office. Call (401)... More >

Nov
04

OPT Teams Up with Riverbend for Breast Cancer Fund Raiser

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Runners Helping Others:  Last week OPT was spotted at Riverbend Athletic Club in Wakefield helping to raise funds for the Breast Cancer Awareness auction.  A... More >

Aug
21

Training for Expertise: Staff Gets Inservice from Mentor

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On Monday, OPT enjoyed a visit from Dr. David Tiberio, Ph.D., PT, for staff training purposes.  In an effort to remain at the forefront of... More >

Aug
04

CFSC: Certified Functional Strength Coach Certification

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Congratulations to  Bristol-Warrens Nick Medeiros, Personal Trainer & William Campion, DPT! The CFSC is a certification and product based off the training philosophies and methods... More >

May
05

Student Athletic Trainer Program at Mt. Hope High!

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Mt. Hope High School Athletics and Sports Medicine Departments are proud to be hosting the first year of their new Athletic Training and Sports Medicine... More >

Apr
09

OPT Tees it up with Troon Elite Junior Golf Academy

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OPT has connected with Troon Golf Academy at Foxwoods Resort Casino.  Bert Reid, DPT, has been appointed to help with the Junior Elite Golf Academy as a... More >

Apr
03

Heather Abbott Foundation Fund Raiser with OPT Physical Therapy FRI APR 3

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Tonight, FRI, APR 3 from 6-9 p.m. OPT will host a ZUMBA fund raiser for the new Heather Abbott Foundation.  The event will be at... More >

Mar
12

The Importance of Sleep!

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March is National Sleep Awareness Month! We all know how we feel when we don’t get enough sleep. Let’s face it, many of us don’t... More >

Mar
08

March is Brain Injury Awareness Month

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Did you know that a concussion is a form of mild traumatic brain injury, (mTBI)? According to the CDC at least 1.7 million Traumatic brain... More >

Dec
13

OPT, Reid on the Road in NH Running Lecture

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    Nashua, NH: OPT was asked by a New Hampshire Running Coach to come to Nashua, specifically Amherst HS, to present a Runner’s Lecture. ... More >

Dec
11

Barrington Public Schools Athletic Training Services

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OPT is pleased to announce their selection as the Certified Athletic Training service provider for both Barrington High School and Barrington Middle School. OPT carries... More >

Dec
10

Running Analysis

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~Precisely Measure Contact Time vs. Flight Time ~Compare Your Different Running Shoe ~Drift and Efficiency of Gait ~Step Length and Cadence ~Measure Insert Effectiveness Functional... More >