Have You Been Told You Are Pre-Diabetic? We Can Help

Have You Been Told You Are Pre-Diabetic

It has been a while since I have written about the benefits of exercise for pre-diabetes and diabetes.  I feel that, even though I have written about this topic before, it is well worth discussing again. Pre-diabetes is a condition where a person’s blood glucose is elevated and approaching the levels considered to be diabetic […]

Orthopaedic Clinical Specialist

Orthopaedic Clinical Specialist Have you ever wondered what all those acronyms mean behind your therapist’s name? Well for as much schooling as therapists receive, they still continue to learn and develop through their years of practice. Being a physical or occupational therapist is a life long learning career. There are new advances in medicine, technology […]

Dogs Can Be A Physical Therapist’s Best Friend Too!!

Dogs Can Be A Physical Therapist’s Best Friend Too!! I have a fun story that I thought I would share with you. I currently have a patient that has a foot injury and is doing theraband exercises to strengthen her foot and ankle. Normally with these exercises, the person doing the exercises has to hold […]

FOTO Conference 2015 … A Summary

FOTO Conference 2015 A Summary

FOTO Conference 2015 … A Summary OSI Physical Therapy is committed to providing great value to our patients. It is for that reason that OSI collects outcomes on our patients and uses that data to help manage each patient’s care and to ensure that we are meeting the needs of our patients and producing great […]

The Awesome Things Happening At Our Somerset Location

Greetings and Happy 2015 from OSI Physical Therapy and The Training Room in Somerset, Wisconsin! I hope that 2015 is a great year for everyone.   The Awesome Things Happening At Our Somerset Location   Outcomes We are happy to report that our outcomes at the Somerset OSI clinic are very high and we have […]

Holiday Leadership And Team Building

Featured above: Joe Wavra (L) and Mike Ripley (R) Holiday Leadership And Team Building Well the holidays are officially over! Well that is according to all the stores that have the Christmas goodies 50%-80% off. With all the hustle and bustle of the season we need to make sure we take time to enjoy the […]

Wisconsin Physical Therapy Association Fall Conference – Concussion Update

Wisconsin Physical Therapy Association Fall Conference – Concussion Update On Oct. 23-24, 2014, many physical therapists across the state of Wisconsin attended the physical therapy fall conference held in Madison, WI. It was a great conference where classes were offered in a variety of content including ACL injuries, orthopedic injuries in pediatric patients, hip arthroscopy, […]

Take Me Out To The Ball Game

On Friday, Sept. 5th, myself (manager at Somerset OSI), Linda Olsen (manager at Stillwater OSI), Mike Brown (manager at Lake Elmo OSI), and Tony O’Bright (manager at Maplewood OSI) were lucky to be able to go to the Twins game together.  We had great seats, (just 6 rows up from home plate), awesome food, and […]

The 35th Annual Willow River Run

(Image above via New Richmond Running Club) The 35th Annual Willow River Run OSI will be present at the Willow River Run on July 12, 2014.  Look for us at the booth with Westfields Hospital and Clinic as our sports medicine team will be there to answer any of your questions and have some fun […]