Spooner Health Community Flu Shot Clinics Scheduled for Fall

SPOONER, WI (September 13, 2021) – Spooner Health continues to deliver safe, high-quality care with their annual community flu shot clinics. This year, Spooner Health will be offering both the high-dose flu shot and the regular-dose flu shot. You must be 65 years of age or older to receive the high-dose flu shot and this cannot…

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What is Aphasia?

Aphasia is a communication impairment affecting the production or comprehension of speech and the ability to read or write. Aphasia is the result of an injury to the brain, most commonly from a stroke or head injury. According to the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD), there are an estimated 180,000 new…

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Dry Needling for Pain Management

Dry Needling for Pain Management Physical therapy is one of safest ways to manage pain symptoms, whether chronic or acute, and prevent future injuries. From osteoarthritis to fibromyalgia, neuropathic pain and even chronic headaches, physical therapy is highly effective in helping patients become stronger, move better and live pain-free. Dry needling is one type of…

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What to Expect from Your First Visit to Physical Therapy

What to Expect from Your First Visit to Physical Therapy Physical therapy treats a wide variety of aches, pains and ailments. From the young to the elderly, from the active to the post-surgical, physical therapy can aide in pain management and help you move and feel better long-term. If you are post-surgery, physical therapy will…

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5 Benefits to Physical Therapy

5 Benefits to Physical Therapy Physical therapy can benefit anyone who is recovering from surgery, healing from an old injury or experiencing aches and pains from the rigor of daily life. Other reasons to visit a physical therapist could include balance issues, pain management or help with breathing problems, diabetes, Parkinson’s disease, or decreased mobility.…

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Tamara S. Daniels, MD Joins Spooner Health as Medical Director of Emergency Services

SPOONER, WI (August 3, 2021)— Spooner Health welcomes Tamara S. Daniels, MD as Medical Director of Emergency Services. Dr. Daniels joins the hospital following the retirement of Dr. Patrick McCann. Dr. Daniels is a state-licensed, board-certified emergency medicine physician. She earned her medical degree from the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and completed her residency…

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