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Breast Health

It’s Time to Start Healing

Don’t delay getting your diagnostic tests. We’re here to keep you safe and healthy. It has been a long, tough road the past three months and we know many of our patients have put off important appointments and tests. For some, chronic or new health conditions have surfaced or gotten worse. We want you to know when you’re ready, we’re ready. We are...

Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding and Pumping Issues? Physical Therapy Can Help!

When we think about the available options for breastfeeding support, a few professionals immediately come to mind: lactation consultants, midwives and physicians. One specialty that you may have not considered is the physical therapist! Valley's Rehabilitation Department and Lactation Consultants recently partnered to provide evidence-based physica...

Gynecology / Urogynecology

LGBTQ Health: Part 1

During Pride Month, we are featuring some of our providers who are experts in LBGTQ health care and social issues. In this first video Dara Jolly, MD, obstetrician & gynecologist and faculty member of the physician residency program at Valley Family Medicine addresses the questions below: What health issues are important for LGBTQ patients to b...

Pregnancy & Childbirth

Preventing Low Back Pain While You’re Expecting— Tips for Pregnancy Posture

by Janelle Trippany DPT, CLT-LANA, PRPC, Lymphedema and Pelvic Floor Physical Therapist III, Valley Medical Center Rehabilitation Services Good posture is always important, but during pregnancy it’s essential. As your belly expands during pregnancy, your center of gravity shifts. The natural tendency is to allow your pelvis to tilt forward, causing...