Gait Analysis

Gait analysis in Kalamazoo, MI

February 8th, 2019

For many patients, leg pain may develop slowly over time. The discomfort increases gradually enough that you don’t even notice the hitch in your step until someone else points it out to you. Getting a gait analysis performed is the first step in identifying the problem. The Armor Physical Therapy office in Kalamazoo, Michigan can…

Gait Evaluation

Gait evaluation in Battle Creek, MI

January 1st, 2019

You may be familiar with the term “gait evaluation” as an analysis of your feet while running. This is commonly used in shoe stores for getting custom-fit running shoes. While an analysis of your feet is part of gait evaluation, it involves so much more. Gait evaluation by one of our physical therapists at Armor…

Running

Why is Gait Evaluation Important?

October 19th, 2018

If you’ve ever bought a pair of custom-fit running shoes, someone at the store probably monitored your running style on a treadmill to find the right kind of shoe for you. Many people think of gait evaluation in this way, but the reality is, gait evaluation monitors so much more. At Armor Physical Therapy, our…