ACL Rupture: My 1st Day at Physical Therapy — Bianca’s Story

Richard Symister @ MovEvolution Physical Therapy October 21, 2019

Bianca, could you tell us a little bit about your first day at physical therapy? 1.Why did you choose MEPT? Finding a therapist that has treated this particular injury, had great reviews, took my insurance and was convenient to get to was really important to me. After researching various therapists in Brooklyn, I found MEPT [...]

“Why Did I Go Skiing?” Bianca’s Story

Richard Symister @ MovEvolution Physical Therapy October 16, 2019

Bianca H. Age 27Moderately active pre-injury (workout 1-2 times per week)Never seriously injured Never did serious Physical Therapy I was at a company retreat in Killington, VT when I fell. I’m an intermediate skier, but lost my balance and tumbled for about 5 seconds after taking off. I went to shift my weight on top of [...]

How I Tore My ACL

Richard Symister @ MovEvolution Physical Therapy October 2, 2019

I’ve been a physical therapist for over 20 years and whether it’s skiing, basketball, soccer. I hear similar ways of how my clients tore or ruptured their ACL. “I came down on my leg funny and I felt a ‘pop’.” “My foot was planted and I got hit on the outside of my knee.” “I [...]