Brian Yee

Bio

Brian Yee, PT practices in Atlanta, Georgia working with orthopaedic and sports injuries. Specialties include chronic neck and back pain, nerve rehabilitation, myofascial pain, and extremity injuries. Brian also works with the spectrum of athletes including in the PGA tour, NFL, USTA, triathletes, and Olympians. Brian is an adjunct clinical assistant professor at Mercer University Physical Therapy program, primarily involved in the orthopedic residency curriculum. Publications include book chapters on nerve rehabilitation in Orthopedic Rehabilitation Clinical Advisor by Sueki and Brechter, GOLF magazine, and tennis injury related articles. Brian is a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapists, Board Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist, and certified in Intramuscular Manual Therapy.

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  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Physical Medicine/rehabilitation:

    MONDAY, April 21, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Massage therapy can help ease sore muscles and improve blood flow for people who are active as well as for those who do not exercise, a small study finds.

    Those effects can last for more than 72 hours, researchers found...Full Article

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    Sharecare News posted a story about Physical Medicine/rehabilitation:

    TUESDAY, April 8, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Four men paralyzed below the waist have regained some movement in their legs after a series of electrodes implanted along their spinal cord reawakened nerves long thought deadened, researchers are reporting.

    Electrical stimulation of the spinal c...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Physical Medicine/rehabilitation:

    FRIDAY, April 4, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Just one exercise education session works as well as expensive, long-term physical therapy in reducing pain in whiplash patients, a new study shows.

    The results, published in the April 4 issue of The Lancet, add to previous findings that lo...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Neurology:

    THURSDAY, March 27, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Palliative care that minimizes suffering and improves quality of life should be provided to patients who've survived a stroke, experts say.

    The care should be a team effort involving patients, families, stroke specialists and health care provid...Full Article

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    Sharecare News posted a story about Naturopathic Medicine:

    FRIDAY, March 14, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Massage can relieve neck pain if it's done often by a professional therapist and for the correct length of time, according to new research.

    One-hour sessions two or three times a week appear to be best, said study researcher Karen Sherman, senior...Full Article

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    Sharecare News posted a story about Speech Therapy:

    FRIDAY, March 14, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- People who stutter may face discrimination when looking for work, suggests a small new study from England.

    Employers may be reluctant to hire these people because they're concerned about negative reactions from customers or other workers, accordi...Full Article

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    Sharecare News posted a story about Orthopedic Surgery:

    THURSDAY, March 13, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Women with certain kinds of arthritis are among groups of patients who are most vulnerable to serious pain after undergoing knee replacement surgery, a new study finds.

    General anesthesia and longer time in a tourniquet also appear to contribut...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Rheumatology:

    FRIDAY, March 7, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- The closer in length your ring and index fingers are, the greater your risk of developing severe knee osteoarthritis that requires total knee replacement, a new study claims.

    Researchers examined the hands of more than 14,500 middle-aged and older...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Neurology:

    THURSDAY, Feb. 27, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- One-third of people who suffer strokes before the age of 50 will have trouble dealing with the challenges of daily life even several years later, a new study finds.

    The finding suggests that younger age provides only limited protection against ...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Neurology:

    TUESDAY, Feb. 25, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A unique way to possibly treat the intense pain of phantom limb syndrome has been invented -- by creating a virtual world for an amputee to enter via computer.

    Within that world, the patient controlled a "virtual arm" and apparently relieved his ...Full Article

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    Sharecare News posted a story about Orthopedics:

    THURSDAY, Feb. 20, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Fishing line and sewing thread can create powerful artificial muscles that could be used to help disabled people or to build incredibly strong robots, a new study says.

    Compared to human muscle of the same weight and length, the artificial muscl...Full Article

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    Sharecare News posted a story about Psychiatry:

    FRIDAY, Feb. 7, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Many people with bipolar disorder take multiple medications to manage the symptoms, which can be extremely challenging, a new study reveals.

    Researchers looked at 230 patients with bipolar disorder who were admitted to a Rhode Island psychiatric ho...Full Article

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    Sharecare News posted a story about Psychiatry:

    FRIDAY, Feb. 7, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Many people with bipolar disorder take multiple medications to manage the symptoms, which can be extremely challenging, a new study reveals.

    Researchers looked at 230 patients with bipolar disorder who were admitted to a Rhode Island psychiatric ho...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Psychiatry:

    FRIDAY, Feb. 7, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Many people with bipolar disorder take multiple medications to manage the symptoms, which can be extremely challenging, a new study reveals.

    Researchers looked at 230 patients with bipolar disorder who were admitted to a Rhode Island psychiatric ho...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Psychiatry:

    FRIDAY, Feb. 7, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Many people with bipolar disorder take multiple medications to manage the symptoms, which can be extremely challenging, a new study reveals.

    Researchers looked at 230 patients with bipolar disorder who were admitted to a Rhode Island psychiatric ho...Full Article