Category Archives: Sports Medicine

What is DPT? Understanding Physical Therapy Credentials

What is DPT? Have you ever wondered what the letters after your physical therapist's name mean? You might have come across an earlier blog post of ours about Physical Therapy credentials, detailing what DPT, PT, or PTA stand for and explaining the significance of a physical therapist's credentials. This post serves as a continuation because [...]

From Athlete to LSVT BIG Specialist at Carolina PT

Happy Physical Therapy Month!!   To celebrate PT Month, we asked one of our own, Megan Leach, PT at our Northeast Columbia clinic, why she chose a career in physical therapy and why she chose the Carolina Physical Therapy family. Carolina Physical Therapy proudly serves the South Carolina community across 11 locations. Some of our specialties [...]

Mount Pleasant Personal Trainer: Joe Beddall

Name: Joe Beddall Clinic Location: Mount Pleasant, SC Title: Physical Therapy Assistant & Personal Trainer What is your favorite quote or saying?:  "Beat yesterday"    JB: Joe, I know you're new to Carolina PT and the Mount Pleasant area, so thanks for making time to chat! Where did you move here from?  Joe: Reading, PA [...]

Meet Erin Davis, Mount Pleasant Physical Therapist

Name: Erin Davis Clinic Location: Mount Pleasant, SC Title: Clinic Director How do you like to celebrate a win or a good day?: With a good meal and a good beer   JB: Erin, thank you for chatting with me! I’m excited to learn more about you and your community! First off, where are you [...]

Serve, Smash, and Stretch: A Guide to Pickleball

Pickleball: The Fastest Growing Sport in South Carolina Pickleball is the fastest-growing sport in the country and South Carolina is no exception. More and more people are discovering this fun, low-impact sport that can be enjoyed by players of all ages and skill levels. In this blog, we'll explore why pickleball is so popular, what [...]

TPI: The Golf Performance Solution

Carolina Physical Therapy is here to improve your golf performance Are you interested in improving your golf game? Maybe adding some yards to your drive or irons? Or even just want to move better? Titleist Performance Institute (TPI) Certified Professionals can help with all of this and more! TPI Professionals are trained in identifying movement [...]

Tips & Tricks for Running from a PT

Tips & Tricks for Running from a PT Written by Kelsey Kata, DPT at Carolina Physical Therapy   Happy Global Running Day! What is Global Running Day you ask? “This holiday is about inspiring each other to lead a more active lifestyle, no matter the distance covered. This celebration is open and free to everyone. […]