Fibromyalgia- A medical puzzle easily solved with P-DTR®

At Denver Pain and Performance Solutions, we often treat clients who come in with a diagnosis of fibromyalgia.  Doctors will diagnose a person with fibromyalgia if they exhibit the following symptoms: • Widespread pain. The pain associated with fibromyalgia often is described as a constant dull ache that has lasted for at least three months. […]

What is Yoga?

Yoga has been around for thousands of years; the word “yoga” has been found in ancient scripts dated as far back as 1500 B.C. More recently, over the past two decades, yoga has been extensively researched and shown to provide dozens of wellness benefits including increased flexibility and balance; improved relaxation and mental health, and […]

Injuries Change Brain Function

The linked article highlights research which demonstrates that brain function changes after a knee injury. Of course, as P-DTR practitioners, we have know that for years, and we explain exactly how this occurs to our clients every day. “A new study, published in the Journal of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy, shows parts of the […]

The Truth About Pain

“Pain has more to do with your brain and nervous system than with your muscles, tendons, and joints.” Proprioceptive-Deep Tendon Reflex® is the only manual therapy technique capable of correctly identifying and instantly correcting errors in the brain and nervous system. Why Most People Are Wrong About Injuries and Pain    

Beyond Bodywork – Helping People Heal More Completely

  There has been much buzz recently on the internet about trauma and stress and their effect on the physical body.  Researchers have found strong relationships between childhood traumas and many disease processes, including ischemic heart disease, cancer, chronic bronchitis, emphysema, autoimmune diseases, and more. And every additional trauma we have during our lives creates […]