Karen Davis Warren

Will Cryotherapy Benefit Me?

2018-10-16T14:25:38-04:00March 1st, 2018|Physical Therapy, Information, Karen Davis Warren, Wellness, Cryotherapy|

People often ask why there is a Whole Body Cryotherapy machine in our physical therapy practice? and I say why not?! Whole Body Cryotherapy, WBC, is a fantastic adjunct to any physical therapy treatment on many levels. PAIN RELIEF Whole Body Cryotherapy will provide pain relief via the production of norepinephrine, NE.  Cold exposure releases NE, into the bloodstream and to the brain. This release of NE is one of the most consistent and profound physiological consequences to cold exposure. [...]

Is Sitting the New Smoking?

2017-11-29T12:01:54-05:00November 29th, 2017|Uncategorized, Physical Therapy, Physical Therapists, Information, Karen Davis Warren, Wellness|

No SEDENTARY is! Dr. James Levine, director of the Mayo Clinic at Arizona State University, coined the phrase “Sitting is the new smoking”. Studies have correlated chronic sitting with an "increased risk for type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease, breast cancer, kidney disease in women colon cancer in men, numerous chronic issues related to obesity, and death." This means that if you work out and eat well, but then sit all day you are still considered a sedentary person.  The prolonged sitting cancels out the [...]

Can I prevent a sports injury?

2018-12-03T18:51:08-05:00December 4th, 2014|Physical Therapy, Karen Davis Warren, Injury Prevention, Sports Medicine, Gait Retraining, Performance Enhancement, Running Physical Therapy, Pain Management, Prevention, Strength Training, Functional Movement Screen|

Are you wondering when it will happen to you? Not what , but when will you feel pain or develop a sports injury? Does the question can I prevent a sports injury hang over your head? We've got some good news for you. You can determine your injury risk which means you can prevent a sports injury. The Functional Movement Screen There are screening tools that allow athletes to assess their injury risk. The Functional Movement Screen TM (FMS) is a [...]

Emory University White Coat Ceremony Keynote Address

2018-12-03T19:46:40-05:00November 5th, 2013|Physical Therapy, Physical Therapists, News, Emory University, Karen Davis Warren|

On September 10, 2013, Karen Davis Warren was given the opportunity to welcome and inspire the Emory University DPT Class as the keynote speaker for their white coat ceremony. We wanted to share the content of her inspirational talk about seeking change, adjusting to change, creating change, and being the change. Karen Davis Warren Gives Speech at Emory University White Coat Ceremony Thank you to the Emory faculty—you are my role models and each of you continues to inspire me [...]