Physical Therapist Latoya Carson Plummer performs a Dry Needling procedure to help alleviate pain and increase movement.
Stone County Hospital Outpatient Rehab is proud to include Dry Needling to the many rehab services we provide. All of our Dry Needling Practitioners are Licensed Therapists and have received thorough training and certification in this innovative procedure.
Dry Needling helps many people with the management of pain and to increase movement. Dry Needling uses a thin monofilament needle to penetrate the skin to stimulate underlying myofascial trigger points as well as muscular and connective tissues.
What conditions can be treated?
Repetitive stress injuries
Adhesive capsulitis (Frozen shoulder)
Carpal tunnel syndrome
Low back pain
Sacroliliac joint dysfunction
Sciatic nerve pain
Tarsal tunnel syndrome
Dry Needling is covered under most insurances.
Is dry needling a safe procedure?
With proper training and knowledge of anatomy, dry needling is very safe. At Stone County Hospital Outpatient Rehab, all of our Dry Needling Practitioners are Licensed Therapists with thorough training and certification.
We are happy to announce Kierra Merriweather is the Athlete of the Month for Hanceville High School and Encore Rehabilitation-Cullman!
Senior Kierra competes in Basketball, Volleyball, and Track for the Bulldogs. She has been selected for several honors including: All-Tournament; All-County; Charlotte Cummings Memorial Scholarship; Bulldog Hustle Award; Bulldog Hustle Award All-Area; and earned State 2nd Place in Track. Her future plans include becoming a traveling nurse. She enjoys spending her free time running and being with family.
Kierra is the daughter of John and Jennifer Merriweather.
Congratulations, Kierra! We are very proud of you!
Congratulations to Anna Murph, Athlete of the Month for Encore Rehabilitation-Eufaula!
Junior Anna competes in Volleyball, Basketball, and Tennis for The Lakeside Chiefs. She has been awarded Volleyball Defensive Player-2018, Basketball Defensive Player-2018, Glenwood Invitational Volleyball Tournament All-Tournament Team-2017, and Shoemaker Bradford Basketball Tournament MVP-2018. In her free time, she enjoys being involved in her church youth activities, playing board games, and hanging out with friends. Her future plans include attending college to major in Medicine.
Anna is the daughter of Brad and Traci Murph.
Anna is pictured here with Encore Rehabilitation-Eufaula Clinic Director Brandon Addison, DPT, ATC.
Encore Rehabilitation-Prattville was proud to participate in The Prattville Christian Academy (PCA) Benefit dinner recently. The annual dinner hosted by PCA to raise funds for the school. This year’s proceeds will go towards purchasing a bus to transport students around campus and to extracurricular activities.
The dinner was served by PCA’s own Student Ambassadors. After dinner, other PCA students performed Disney’s Mulan for attendees and guests.
Pictured in the photo are Encore Rehabilitation-Prattville Staff: Clinic Director Dylan Heartsill, DPT; Regional Office Manager Carly Evans; and Encore Sports Medicine Athletic Trainers Jeff Ruffin and Cody Adair.
Encore Sports Medicine is proud to be the Official Sports Medicine Provider for the Prattville Christian Panthers as well as numerous high schools and colleges across Alabama and Mississippi! We LOVE to see you move!
We’d like to introduce your to Courtney Rich, our Weekend Warrior!
Courtney is a Dance Instructor who enjoys traveling, long walks in Target, and drinking coffee. She chose DCH Encore Tuscaloosa South as her rehab provider because of a personal association with Clinic Director Juli Hart, DPT. Courtney says, “Once I started doing therapy with Julie and her staff, I would never want to be anywhere else. DCH Encore is fantastic!”
Courtney believes, “If you put your heart, mind, and soul into it, there’s nothing you can’t do!”
Thank you, Courtney, for being a super patient! We wish you all the best!
Encore Rehabilitation Regional Office Manager Carly Evans
Congratulations to Carly Evans, new Regional Office Manager for Encore Rehabilitation!
A native of Prattville, Alabama, Carly is a graduate of the University of Alabama and has been with Encore Rehabilitation for two years, working in the Pike Road, Montgomery East, and Prattville Clinics. In her free time, Carly enjoys reading, watching Netflix, cooking, being outdoors, and traveling. She is also a huge animal lover.
Carly says, “I am looking forward to working with new colleagues, and I am happy to be your new Regional Office Manager for the Montgomery Area.”
We are glad to have you on the Encore Rehabilitation Team, Carly!
Director of Rehab Tricia Mimbs, LPTA, demonstrating Kinesio Taping for rehabilitation
Encore Rehabilitation at Stone County Hospital Outpatient Rehab Clinic is now certified in Kinesio Taping! We are proud to add this special taping to our rehabilitation services.
Kinesio Taping, sometimes called, k-taping, is an elastic , adhesive tape that can be applied to the skin to help reduce pain and inflammation, prevent injuries, and promote better circulation. The tape is latex-free and hypoallergenic.
Come by Encore Rehabilitation at Stone County Hospital Outpatient Clinic to learn more about how Kinesio Taping may help you!
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