Locations

Muskegon, MI

945. E. Sherman Blvd.
P. 231.737.4374

Grand Rapids, MI

4095 Park East Court SE
P: 616.259.4028

Grand Haven, MI

16760 Lincoln Street
P: 616.935.3300

NOCHS, Grand Haven, MI

1015 S. Beacon Blvd.
P: 616.847.5293

News

We Are Grateful

Happy Thanksgiving! We are incredibly grateful for the pleasure and opportunity to serve the West Michigan communities. We wish you all a safe and enjoyable holiday weekend! As this year draws to a close and we celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday, we’d like to reflect on Generation Care, our team, therapy, and just some of the reasons we are so grateful – in no particular order!   Direct Access We are grateful that Michigan has direct...

Combating Opioids with Physical Therapy for Veterans

After years of dedicated service, many veterans return from active-duty service and deployment with chronic pain and other physical and mental health conditions. Chronic pain is one of the most common reasons veterans seek care from a physician. Many veterans are put on multiple medications, including opioids, to treat dual diagnosis. Among veterans who served in Iraq and Afghanistan, musculoskeletal ailments, joint and back pain, and mental disorders are the leading...

Maintaining a Healthy Back

Aging can be scary, but there are ways to maintain your body and health during the process. Structural changes to the joints and discs of our spine is a natural aging process. Similar to the brake pads of a car, these structures often become thinner as we age which can increase our likelihood of back pain and mobility challenges. Spinal joints and bones require appropriate loading for tissue health and integrity...

September Pediatric Patient of the Month: Jordan!

Jordan has been working hard with Jackie Bradley, DPT to correct his torticollis and strengthen & balance training! Spending time in physical therapy at Generation Care has helped Jordan achieve his greatest accomplishment yet - gaining ground in his overall balance and strength in mobility! His new goals are crawling, climbing, and transitioning from side to side sitting while playing. Rob, Jordan's parent says that Jordan enjoys the time he spends in physical...

New Clinic Opening in Hudsonville!

We are excited to announce a new clinic location in Hudsonville! The clinic is located at 7559 36th Avenue, in the new Georgetown Square complex on the corner of 36th Avenue and Baldwin Street. The new clinic will be open Monday through Friday from 7:30 am to 6:00 pm. Generation Care Physical Therapist, Tyler Finch, PT, DPT will be heading up the new clinic, which will be branded as an Ivy...

What You Need To Know About Plantar Fasciitis

Heels hurting after walking all day in those flip flops? How about after your morning run? If you're suffering from this type of chronic pain, you may have plantar fasciitis. It's a common condition characterized by pain and inflammation of a thick band of tissue, called the plantar fascia, which is similar to a bowstring. The plantar fascia runs across the bottom of your foot and connects your heel bone to...

Tech Neck – How Technology Is Affecting Your Posture

In today's digital world, smartphones are used for just about everything. It's not uncommon to spend hours on social media, texting or watching videos on your phone or tablet when you're on the go. You see it at the dinner table, on the subway or late at night in bed. Your day job may even require you to constantly look at a screen. But too much screen time affects your health...

Men’s Health Week: Healthy Aging

This past weekend, I hit a milestone… The big 40 (probably why I was asked to write this)! I think a lot of us still think we are younger than we actually are. I know I am guilty of that. Aches and pains come more frequently and last longer than they used to, etc. So I wanted to remind everyone that it’s Men’s Health month, talk about some simple facts...

RunSTRONG 5K 2019 Official Press Release

GENERATION CARE HOSTS THIRD ANNUAL RUNSTRONG 5K GRAND HAVEN, MICHIGAN, June 12, 2019 — Generation Care, a local rehabilitation and wellness center, hosts their third annual RunSTRONG 5k. On Friday, July 12, 2019, Generation Care will be holding their third annual RunSTRONG® 5k event at 16760 Lincoln St.— their Grand Haven clinic location. The event will include a Tot Trot for younger children and a 5k option for all other participants, on...

RunSTRONG 5K Sponsors!

The RunSTRONG 5k is right around the corner. Proceeds from this year's RunSTRONG 5K will benefit the North Ottawa Community Health Systems Pediatric Rehab Program.  We want to take a moment to thank our current sponsors for their generous donations to a cause that is very important to us and the community! Silver Level Sponsors North Ottawa Community Health System Grand Haven’s own acute care hospital, North Ottawa has been treating patients since 1939....

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