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81st MDG celebrates National Physical Therapy and Chiropractic Month

Dr. Andrew Johnson, 81st Surgical Operations Squadron doctor of physical therapy, briefs Lt. Col. Scott Pointer, 81st MSGS anesthesiology element lead, and Capt. Chris Fontimayor, 81st MSGS anesthetist, on physical therapy health benefits at the Physical and Occupational Therapy clinic open house Oct. 13, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi. The event was held in celebration of National Physical Therapy and Chiropractic Month and housed several demonstrations to include dry needling, anti-gravity treadmill and power lifting techniques. (U.S. Air Force photo by Andre’ Askew)

Dr. Andrew Johnson, 81st Surgical Operations Squadron doctor of physical therapy, briefs Lt. Col. Scott Pointer, 81st MSGS anesthesiology element lead, and Capt. Chris Fontimayor, 81st MSGS anesthetist, on physical therapy health benefits at the Physical and Occupational Therapy clinic open house Oct. 13, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi. The event was held in celebration of National Physical Therapy and Chiropractic Month and housed several demonstrations to include dry needling, anti-gravity treadmill and power lifting techniques. (U.S. Air Force photo by Andre’ Askew)

Physical Therapy interns brief their role and career path to visitors at the Physical and Occupational Therapy clinic open house Oct. 13, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi. The event was held in celebration of National Physical Therapy and Chiropractic Month and housed several demonstrations to include dry needling, anti-gravity treadmill and power lifting techniques. (U.S. Air Force photo by Andre’ Askew)

Physical Therapy interns brief their role and career path to visitors at the Physical and Occupational Therapy clinic open house Oct. 13, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi. The event was held in celebration of National Physical Therapy and Chiropractic Month and housed several demonstrations to include dry needling, anti-gravity treadmill and power lifting techniques. (U.S. Air Force photo by Andre’ Askew)

Capt. Francesca Culp, 81st Surgical Operations Squadron occupational therapist, demonstrates the sock aide adapter to Hospital Corpsman First Class Joseph Baer, 81st Medical Support Squadron Navy-Marine liaison, at the Physical and Occupational Therapy clinic open house Oct 13, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi. The event was held in celebration of National Physical Therapy and Chiropractic Month and housed several demonstrations to include dry needling, anti-gravity treadmill and power lifting techniques. (U.S. Air Force photo by Andre’ Askew)

Capt. Francesca Culp, 81st Surgical Operations Squadron occupational therapist, demonstrates the sock aide adapter to Hospital Corpsman First Class Joseph Baer, 81st Medical Support Squadron Navy-Marine liaison, at the Physical and Occupational Therapy clinic open house Oct 13, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi. The event was held in celebration of National Physical Therapy and Chiropractic Month and housed several demonstrations to include dry needling, anti-gravity treadmill and power lifting techniques. (U.S. Air Force photo by Andre’ Askew)

Keesler personnel test their range of motion by playing a game at the Physical and Occupational Therapy clinic open house Oct. 13, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi. The event was held in celebration of National Physical Therapy and Chiropractic Month and housed several demonstrations to include dry needling, anti-gravity treadmill and power lifting techniques. (U.S. Air Force photo by Andre’ Askew)

Keesler personnel test their range of motion by playing a game at the Physical and Occupational Therapy clinic open house Oct. 13, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi. The event was held in celebration of National Physical Therapy and Chiropractic Month and housed several demonstrations to include dry needling, anti-gravity treadmill and power lifting techniques. (U.S. Air Force photo by Andre’ Askew)

Information charts line the physical therapy area at the Physical and Occupational Therapy clinic open house Oct. 13, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi. The event was held in celebration of National Physical Therapy and Chiropractic Month and housed several demonstrations to include dry needling, anti-gravity treadmill and power lifting techniques. (U.S. Air Force photo by Andre’ Askew)

Information charts line the physical therapy area at the Physical and Occupational Therapy clinic open house Oct. 13, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi. The event was held in celebration of National Physical Therapy and Chiropractic Month and housed several demonstrations to include dry needling, anti-gravity treadmill and power lifting techniques. (U.S. Air Force photo by Andre’ Askew)

Senior Airman Alishia Loper and Staff Sgt. Leanne Kirk, 81st Medical Group education and training medical administration, test their range of motion using video game console at the Physical and Occupational Therapy clinic open house Oct. 13, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi. The event was held in celebration of National Physical Therapy and Chiropractic Month and housed several demonstrations to include dry needling, anti-gravity treadmill and power lifting techniques. (U.S. Air Force photo by Andre’ Askew)

Senior Airman Alishia Loper and Staff Sgt. Leanne Kirk, 81st Medical Group education and training medical administration, test their range of motion using video game console at the Physical and Occupational Therapy clinic open house Oct. 13, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi. The event was held in celebration of National Physical Therapy and Chiropractic Month and housed several demonstrations to include dry needling, anti-gravity treadmill and power lifting techniques. (U.S. Air Force photo by Andre’ Askew)

Jack Camoratto, brother of Dr. Joseph Camoratto, 81st Surgical Operations Squadron doctor of physical therapy, runs on the Anti-Gravity treadmill as Daniel Roquemore and Jaymee Cruz, 81st Surgical Operations Squadron physical therapy students, look on at the Physical and Occupational Therapy clinic open house Oct. 13, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi. The event was held in celebration of National Physical Therapy and Chiropractic Month and housed several demonstrations to include dry needling, anti-gravity treadmill and power lifting techniques. (U.S. Air Force photo by Andre’ Askew)

Jack Camoratto, brother of Dr. Joseph Camoratto, 81st Surgical Operations Squadron doctor of physical therapy, runs on the Anti-Gravity treadmill as Daniel Roquemore and Jaymee Cruz, 81st Surgical Operations Squadron physical therapy students, look on at the Physical and Occupational Therapy clinic open house Oct. 13, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi. The event was held in celebration of National Physical Therapy and Chiropractic Month and housed several demonstrations to include dry needling, anti-gravity treadmill and power lifting techniques. (U.S. Air Force photo by Andre’ Askew)

KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE, Miss. -- Dr. Andrew Johnson, 81st Surgical Operations Squadron doctor of physical therapy, briefs Lt. Col. Scott Pointer, 81st MSGS anesthesiology element lead, and Capt. Chris Fontimayor, 81st MSGS anesthetist, on physical therapy health benefits at the Physical and Occupational Therapy clinic open house Oct. 13, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi. The event was held in celebration of National Physical Therapy and Chiropractic Month and housed several demonstrations to include dry needling, anti-gravity treadmill and power lifting techniques. (U.S. Air Force photo by Andre’ Askew)