Barkman and Smith Physical Therapy is proud to be one of the few outpatient facilities in the Dallas/Fort Worth area that uses the Parkinson's BIG program. Jonathan Stoddard PT and Vincent Smith PT are certified LSVT BIG physical therapist. The LSVT BIG program is offered in both our Irving and Bedford clinics
Don't know what Parkinson LSVT BIG is find out HERE
Exercise is an essential component to the treatment and management of Parkinsons. Exercise has been shown to help in 2 ways - it helps with symptom management and to possibly slow the progression of the disease. Click HERE to find out why and how exercise helps
Phinney Foundation - "As an avid cyclist and physical therapist interested in the treatment of Parkinson's Disease, I am a proud supportor of the Phinney Foundation," Jonathan Stoddard PT. The Phinney Foundation was started by Davis Phinney, former Professional Cyclist, who is currently living with Parkinson's Disease.
National Parkinsons Foundation - For over half a century, the National Parkinson Foundation (NPF) has focused on meeting the needs in the care and treatment of people with Parkinson’s disease (PD)