Physical Therapy options for those with Parkinson’s

The Lee Silverman Voice Treatment (LSVT BIG) exercise program is now offered at Carousel Physical Therapy, 500 Irvington Road, Kilmarnock.

“Sarah Kelly, PT, DPT, and John Jedlinski, LPTA, at Carousel Physical Therapy’s Kilmarnock location are now certified in the LSVT BIG Program,” said marketing director Cher Stevens.

LSVT BIG is an intensive, amplitude-focused physical therapy approach developed from principles of the effective Parkinson’s Disease (PD) specific speech treatment LSVT LOUD.

“We see a lot of Parkinson’s patients and this is another tool to help them regain their independence with day-to-day tasks and be able to ‘live’ again,” said Kelly.

The LSVT Global® programs have been developed and scientifically researched over…