Physical Therapy involves a variety of activities designed to improve functional independence through:
Instruction in proper walking patterns while optimizing balance control safely with reasonable energy expenditure.
The implementation of bodily movement to correct an impairment to improve musculoskeletal function or maintain a state of well being.
Incorporating various resistive exercises to strengthen specific muscles or muscle groups to help regain functional independence.
A therapeutic technique that is used to improve balance, coordination, posture, kinesthetic sense and proprioception.
Instruction in the ability to safely and properly transfer oneself with or without the aid of adaptive equipment or assisted devices.
Assisted Device Assessment & Ordering
The evaluation of an individual's need for certain equipment that may be required to help an individual regain functional independence.