15Jul, 2018

Vestibular Rehabilitation Therapy (VRT)

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Vestibular Rehabilitation Therapy (VRT) is now being offered by Dr. Jason Manning and Dr. Ben Martin at Oklahoma Physical Therapy. Vestibular Rehab Therapy, also known as VRT, is a special rehabilitation program in which the physical therapist assists with balance issues and dizziness. Vestibular disorders occur when the vestibular system becomes damaged. The vestibular system comprises of the inner ear and the brain and is in charge of processing sensory information which controls balance and eye movements. When the vestibular system becomes damaged you may experience dizziness, nausea, vertigo and […]

20May, 2018

What is a Vestibular Disorder?

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Oklahoma Physical Therapy is pleased to announce that they now offer vestibular rehabilitation. According to research more than 69 million people have experienced vestibular dysfunction. Vestibular Rehabilitation Therapy (VRT) has been proven to reduce functional disabilities, control symptoms and improve an individual’s quality of life. What is a vestibular disorder? The vestibular system involves the inner ear and the brain that is responsible for processing sensory information to help with controlling balance and eye movements. Once one of these processing areas become damaged either from an injury or disease, vestibular […]