About Us

Joint Mechanics Physical Therapy (JMPT) is a small but growing outpatient, orthopedic practice emphasizing patient-centered treatments.  Most of the patient we see have a complex medical history along with orthopedic dysfunction.  We focus on restoring joint mobility, improving function mobility and complaints (pain) control.  We specialize in treatment of spinal dysfunction and arthritis pain, including connective tissue disorders, utilizing multiple treatment approaches while limiting inflammatory responses.

 Problems treated include:

  • Headaches 
  • Migraines
  • Spinal pain (lower back/lumbar, thoracic, neck/cervical)
  • Rib pain
  • Costochondritis
  • Pelvic pain and dysfunction
  • SI pain and dysfunction
  • Radiating (running) pain into arms or legs
  • Scoliosis
  • Other posture-related issues
  • Shoulder impingement
  • Shoulder pain
  • Elbow and forearm pain 
  • Wrist and hand pain
  • Hip pain
  • Knee pain
  • Ankle, foot and heel pain
  • Plantar fasciitis
  • Balance training
  • Gait training

Types of arthritis and connective tissue disorders treated: 

  • Osteoarthritis 
  • Rheumatoid arthritis 
  • Lupus 
  • Scleroderma 
  • Osteoporosis 
  • Ehlers-Danlos syndromes
  • Psoriatic arthritis 

Treatment approaches based on McKenzie Institute principles (http://mckenzieinstituteusa.org/) of Mechanical Diagnosis and Treatment and utilizing techniques including strain, counter-strain and joint mobilization to facilitate return to function with decreased complaints.

Call Marshall at 806-319-7488 to make an appointment or for more information.