Physical therapy helps people of all ages who have medical conditions, illnesses or injuries that limit their regular ability to move and function A customized physical therapy program can help individuals return to their prior level of functioning, and encourage activities and lifestyle changes that can help prevent further injury and improve overall health and well being. Primary care doctors often refer patients to physical therapy at the first sign of a problem, since it is considered a conservative approach to managing problems. Wondering what makes physical therapy so important? In honor of Physical Therapy month in October, here are 10 ways it may benefit you Reduce or eliminate pain. Therapeutic exercises and manual therapy techniques…
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The Who, What, Why, And How Of Physical Therapy Physical therapy: two words that are thrown around frequently, but what do those words really mean? ‘PT’ is sometimes referred to as ‘pain and torture.’ You can be assured that is not the purpose of this profession Physical therapy, or physiotherapy, is a wonderful profession that exists for one purpose: to help people feel and move better, meet their goals, and get back to a life that they want to live. No matter if you’ve been challenged by injury, illness, or pain, we’re here to help. There Is A PT For Every Stage Of Life Physical therapy covers every corner of life: from birth to ‘old age,’ from little aches and pains, to major injuries. We can help children learn how to walk, help…
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