If you have an injury or disease that causes pain and affects your movement, physical therapy is an essential part of your rehabilitation plan. The highly qualified team at Johnson Medical Center in Venice, Florida, includes an on-site physical therapist and physical therapy assistant. Call or book an appointment online today to get started with physical therapy.
Physical therapy is a health care specialty that focuses on diagnosing and treating problems that affect movement. The goal of physical therapy is to restore normal function and mobility, alleviate pain, and promote healthy activity.
The physical therapy team at Johnson Medical Center works closely with the chiropractic and regenerative medicine specialists to provide an integrative approach to treating all types of pain.
Physical therapy is the cornerstone of rehabilitation and recovery after an injury or disease affects your mobility, strength, or balance. The team at Johnson Medical Center uses physical therapy to treat many conditions, including:
Aside from musculoskeletal problems, physical therapy can also help you recover from non-healing wounds, such as diabetic ulcers.
First, the team at Johnson Medical Center thoroughly evaluates your physical condition, including your muscle strength, balance, and range of motion. They identify any issues that affect movement and create a personalized physical therapy plan to restore optimal functioning.
Depending on your condition, physical therapy may include:
Physical therapy can be a stand-alone treatment, but it’s especially effective in combination with other integrative approaches, such as chiropractic and regenerative medicine.
Physical therapy is a noninvasive treatment that helps you to recover from current injuries and illnesses as well as to prevent problems in the future. Benefits of physical therapy include:
Physical therapy may also help you reduce the need for pain-relieving medications or invasive treatments like surgery.
For an integrative approach to physical therapy, call Johnson Medical Center, or book an appointment online today.