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The Byron Fest 5K Race is set for Saturday, July 15th at the Byron Forest Preserve with an 8:00 a.m. start time.  Ogle County Physical Therapy is the proud sponsor of the 2017 Byron Fest 5K Race in cooperation with the Byron Park District.  The entry fee for adult runners is $25 and $15 for youth runners. Rockford Road Runners and Rockford Wildcat Members are eligible for a 10 percent pre-registration discount for the 5K Race. Runners of the race that pre-register by Thursday, July 6...
Posted on 2017-05-26
Did you know that May is Posture Month? Today, many jobs require individuals to be seated at a desk and behind a computer.  It is important for those with desk job to be mindful of these postures and positions when they are a part of their everyday.  These habits can negatively impact posture but also lead to neck, shoulder and back pain.  Today, Heather Walden, PT, DPT, CKTP of our Ogle County Physical Therapy clinic shares a few posture exercises that can be done at home or a...
Posted on 2017-05-12
Today, our Occupational Medicine Division announced the expansion of business to include work for Bag Makers.  Located in Union, Illinois, the locally owned and operated business is the leading imprinted bag supplier, specializing in non-woven polypropylene, paper, plastic and polyester bags.  OSTI’s Occupational Medicine team has already begun implementing work injury prevention services that include ergonomic analysis, job description creation, on-site job coaching and wellnes...
Posted on 2017-04-11
Orthopedic and Sports Therapy Institute’s Occupational Medicine Division announced today the expansion of their business to include work for Piston Group.  The Redford, Michigan based assembly supplier is new to the Belvidere area and will begin to provide the Belvidere Chrysler Plant with assembly services upon the plant’s re-opening this spring. Piston Group has begun to utilize OSTI’s occupational medicine services that include WorkSTEPS Post-Offer Testing (a testing m...
Posted on 2017-03-27
Fast-paced action sports like basketball, soccer and volleyball can leave athletes susceptible to a multitude of injuries.  Erin Randall, ATC, MS OSTI's athletic trainer at Marengo Community High School is no stranger to dealing with injured athletes; however, focuses her practice on preventing injuries among her athletes through the correct preparation and conditioning.  Check out below as Erin shares tips on ways to stay injury free on the court or field.   Preparation: - ...
Posted on 2017-03-21
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