Having Vertigo

Woman with vertigo. Young female patient suffering from dizziness.

Treatment can help with form of vertigo

By Brett Jenks, PT, DPT, Cert. MDT

 

Have you ever experienced a dizziness where the world feels like it is spinning around you? It might be due to a common condition called benign paroxysmal positional vertigo, or BPPV.

It’s something that can be treated very successfully with a technique used by doctors and physical therapists with a simple procedure called the Epley maneuver, developed in 1980 by Dr. John Epley in Portland, Ore. Continue reading “Having Vertigo”