Our therapists are experienced and specially trained to treat a wide variety of orthopedic injuries. We offer comprehensive care of many neurological and musculoskeletal conditions including:

Back, neck, and spine pain or injury:

  • Lumbago
  • Disc injury (bulge, prolapse, herniation, rupture)
  • Lumbar sprains and strains
  • Mechanical low back pain
  • Postural problems including kyphosis and scoliosis
  • Sciatica (sciatic nerve pain)
  • Radiculitis
  • Cervicalgia
  • Neck sprains, strains, and “whiplash” injuries
  • Thoracic pain

Pelvic and Hip problems:

  • Piriformis syndrome
  • Osteoarthritis of the hip
  • Trochanteric bursitis
  • Iliotibial Band (IT Band) Syndrome
  • Sacroiliac (SI) joint dysfunction

Knee pain and injury:

  • Patella Femoral Syndrome (PFS)
  • Chondromalacia patella
  • Ligament injuries including Anterior Cruciate (ACL), Medial Collateral (MCL), and Lateral Collateral (LCL) sprains and strains.
  • Hamstring sprains
  • Pes ancerine bursitis
  • Patellar tendonitis
  • Osteoarthritis of the knee
  • Meniscus injuries

Shoulder and Upper extremity injuries:

  • Rotator cuff injuries (including strains, tears, and tendonitis)
  • Biceps tendonitis
  • Shoulder bursitis
  • AC joint sprains
  • Scapular dysfunction
  • Frozen shoulder (adhesive capsulitis)
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome (TOS)
  • Tennis Elbow (lateral epicondylitis)
  • Golfer’s elbow (medial epicondylitis)
  • Ulnar nerve pain
  • Wrist sprains and strains
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Repetitive use injuries
  • Brachial plexus injuries

Joint Injuries of the foot and ankle:

  • Foot and ankle fractures
  • Toe and metatarsal fractures
  • Ankle sprains
  • Achilles tendonitis
  • Neuromas
  • Sports injuries
  • Work related injuries

Heel and Arch problems:

  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Heel spurs
  • Arch pain

Reconstructive foot and ankle surgery:

  • Correction of bony deformities
  • Bunion correction
  • Hammer toe correction
  • Arthroscopy of the foot and ankle
  • Bone spurs

Balance, Gait dysfunction, Pain syndromes and neurological disorders:

  • Gait instability or fall risk
  • Neuropathy
  • Foot drop
  • Abnormality of Gait
  • Parkinson’s related issues
  • Hemiplegia
  • Vestibular disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Fibromyalgia

Hand, Wrist and Elbow:

  • Custom orthoses
  • Tendon and ligament injuries
  • Nerve compression (carpal tunnel, cubital tunnel)
  • Tendonitis (tennis elbow, golfers elbow)
  • Arthritis

Fall Prevention and Balance Training

OPTI’s Fall Prevention and Training Clinic is offered at both our Couer D’ Alene and Post Falls locations. Our Physical Therapists are specially trained and equipped to train our patients in fall prevention and balance improvements, setting each patient up for success in the long run.

OSSM is the only Orthopedic Surgery & Sports Medicine group that all physicians are fellowship trained. Patients are always going to be treated by a surgeon specializing in their specific problem.