Register For Upcoming Events

At Northern Physical Therapy, we believe in educating our patients, and the communities in which we live and work. We have a variety of educational events scheduled throughout the year, each focusing on a different health topic. 

Upcoming Events
  • Girls Night Out - A Women's Health Event
    Thursday, May 12, 6:30pm / Wayland Clinic: 709 West Superior, Wayland, 269.792.4440

    Bring a friend and join us for wine, hors d’oeuvres, and a little pampering as you learn more about your own health.

    Discussion Topics
    We'll have stations set up for each of the following topic areas.
    - Nutrition & Weight Loss: Not sure where to start? Want to go to the next level? Looking to lose a few pounds?
    - Pelvic Health: From incontience to postpartum issues, everyone struggles. Just because it’s common, doesn’t mean it’s normal.
    - Massage: Reduce stress, sleep better, and improve fatigue. Learn all the natural and wonderful benefits of massage.
    - Sports, Injury, and Personal Training: A nagging injury can stop you in your tracks. Learn how to manage pain, find the cause, and learn safe ways to prevent future injury.
    - Occupational Therapy: Carrying groceries, bending while gardening, and lifting kids can put a strain on our bodies. Learn how to prevent those daily aches and pains.

    If there are other sources of nagging pain that you've been wanting to ask about, now is the time!
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    Pelvic Series :: Childbearing Years
    Saturday, May 14 at 10am at our Coopersville clinic, 25 Conran

    We're welcoming Melissa VanKampen, PTA and Pelvic Health Specialist who will be joined by guest speakers, Gold Coast Doulas. Together, Melissa and the Gold Coast Doulas will talk about creating the best environment for a successful pregnancy, labor, recovery, post vaginal or c-section. We welcome anyone who is thinking of having a baby, is currently pregnant, or have already had a child to this free event. There will be time for Q&A after the session as well. Call 616.997.6172 with questions.
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    Precision Running Workshop > Grand Rapids / Northview > May 19

    Join us on Thursday, May 19 / 6:30pm / FREE
    Northview High School Phys Ed Classroom / 4451 Hunsberger, NE, Grand Rapids

    • Cadence • Alignment • Posture • Foot Strike •
    Run faster, easier, and with less stress and risk of injury. Receive individual attention from our therapists and sports rehab experts, who will explain issues that influence the way we run. Come prepared for a very brief run outside so we can get a video analysis of your run patterns. Attendees will also have the chance to win a FREE gait analysis. Call 616.365.6140 with questions.
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    Pelvic Series :: Menopause & Beyond
    Saturday, May 21 at 10am at our Coopersville clinic, 25 Conran

    We're welcoming Melissa VanKampen, PTA and Pelvic Health Specialist who will be joined by guest speaker, Mary Heim, Pharmacist & Women’s Health Specialist with Keystone Pharmacy. Together, Melissa and Mary will talk about the effects of decreasing hormones, muscle mass, bone and tissue health, painful intercourse, and incontinence. There will be time for Q&A after the session as well. Call 616.997.6172 with questions.
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    Weight Loss & Bariatric Support Group
    The last Tuesday of the month / 6-7pm / The next session takes place on May 31.
    This is a free support group, no registration required.


    Join us for a comforting evening with friends who share your struggles and experiences. Each session will feature a special guest speaker with ample time for sharing and discussion afterwards. There is no cost to attend and pre-registration is not required. Following the meeting there will be an optional water aerobics class from 7-8pm. The cost for the class is $5. Water aerobics is an ideal workout because you experience minimized stress on your joints due to the buoyancy of water. Participants do not have to know how to swim. The support group takes place at Northern Physical Therapy, 17615 W. Moore, Grant. Call group leader, Dawn Roberts at 616.292.6222 with questions.
    REGISTRATION IS NOT REQUIRED
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