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When Elizabeth Hampton, owner of Fairhaven’s CorePhysio, joined the physical therapy industry 31 years ago, things were different. “We had the freedom to customize the amount of time we spent with each client depending on the complexity of their needs,” she explains. “There were few insurance hoops to jump through.” Now, insurance-funded healthcare is driving care to be delivered in much shorter periods of time. The appropriate drive for value, when taken to a...
Posted on 2018-11-15
CorePhysio Launches Concussion Screening and Rehabilitation Program. CorePhysio is proud to announce the first Concussion Screening and Rehabilitation Program in Whatcom County.  CorePhysio PT’s provide baseline screening as well as the latest in multi-disciplinary rehabilitation of concussions.  Think that concussions only happen when it results in blacking out?  Think again.  According to Eric Nauman, expert in central nervous system and musculoskeletal trauma of Pu...
Posted on 2015-08-28
A brief guide on common running injuries and the benefits of physical therapy.. By Meghen Flaig, PT, DPT Running is one of the most convenient and vastly popular forms of exercise that has become a common language for millions of people worldwide.  Its simplicity is refreshing; just grab a trusty pair of shoes (or not, if you’re into barefoot running) and hit the pavement anytime, anywhere. But ask any runner about “pain-free” running and they’ll probably give you ...
Posted on 2015-04-30
Such a busy time of year. Parties, festive meals, rich and sugary treats, too many places to be, too little time to fit it all in. And too often the thing we let fall of the table is...US! Here's a quick and fun circuit training challenge to keep your body moving this holiday season (even if it is only to make room for one more sugar cookie.) As with any fitness program, always: listen to your body be mindful of your own limitations, whether they be range of motion, strength, endurance or ...
Posted on 2014-12-09
By Hope Belli Tinney, Washington SBDC May 20, 2014 edition of news.WSU.edu BELLINGHAM, Wash. – Physical therapists know the importance of alignment and core strength. So when Elizabeth Hampton decided to open a physical therapy practice in 2004, she wanted to create a business that aligned with her values. “We deliver the physical therapy care we would want for ourselves and our families,” she said. Formerly called Core Physical Therapy, but now known as CorePhysio, her prac...
Posted on 2014-05-20