Author: Melissa Bulas PT, DPT

Osteoporosis: Can Exercise Help?

Osteoporosis: Can Exercise Help?

An estimated ten million Americans over 50 years old are diagnosed with osteoporosis or decreased bone density. In addition to that statistic, an astounding 80% of those affected are women! (1,5). About 34 million women over 50 have been diagnosed with osteopenia, or...
Stairs and Knee Pain

Stairs and Knee Pain

Climbing stairs everyday is an unavoidable situation. It could be a set of steps at home or navigating a curb in the parking lot. Even though it may seem like a simple task, it can be challenging. One common thing I hear a lot in the clinic is “going up the stairs is...
Three Secrets to Back Pain

Three Secrets to Back Pain

Have you changed your daily routine due to back pain? If so, you’re not alone. In many cases, sitting for long periods of time can bring on someone’s back pain. But for others, it is standing and walking that creates more pain but, what causes this? In this article, I...
What is Causing Your Neck Pain?

What is Causing Your Neck Pain?

One of the most common complaints I see in the clinic is neck pain. Around 67% of the population will experience neck pain at some point during their life. There are many different causes of neck pain. Disc injuries are one of the most common types. Disc injuries...

Lisa Kaemmerlen, PTA

Physical Therapist AssistantWilliamsville716-276-8641 lkaemmerlen@buffalorehab.com Graduated from: Villa Maria CollegeDegree: Physical Therapist Assistant Schedule with Lisa Lisa Kaemmerlen was born and raised in Buffalo, NY.  She is a recent graduate of Villa...