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The clinics of Orthopedic and Sports Therapy Institute (OSTI) focus on outpatient orthopedic, sports and industrial rehabilitation. Our clinics take that “extra step” with each patient through the care of qualified, experienced clinicians to provide quality physical therapy services close to home. OSTI’s seven physical therapy locations provide easy access to the largest independent physical therapy group in Northern Illinois.
Outpatient Physical Therapy
Spine Rehabilitation (Neck and Back Pain)
Arthritis (Joint Pain)
Functional Capacity Evaluations (FCEs)
Job Safety Analysis (JSA)
WorkSTEPS Pre-Employment Testing
Balance and Fall Prevention
Vestibular Rehabilitation (Dizziness)
Kathleen Newhouse, PT, DPT from Poplar Grove Physical Therapy recently furthered her education in vestibular rehabilitation. Kathleen completed "Vestibular Rehabilitation - A Comprehensive Clinical Approach for Positive Functional Outcomes". This course teaches...read more
Our very own Josh Meyers, PT, DPT, OSC of Edgebrook Physical Therapy, participated in the Rockford Pain Management Summit in April to help bring awareness to pain management alternatives available to physicians such as physical therapy. Meyers says, "As a physical...read more
Written By: Josh Meyers, PT, DPT, OSC As the last bits of snow and ice disappear, runners are lacing up their shoes and hitting the streets. A few have established a training regimen, but most are just happy to go for a run without having to battle frigid temperatures...read more