Orthopaedics

When an individual loses freedom of movement as a result of an orthopedic injury, illness or surgery, it can be challenging.  Orthopedic physical therapy focuses on the musculo-skeletal system, including joints, tendons, ligaments, and bones.  Our therapists are highly skilled and are trained in the use of manual (hands-on) techniques, exercises, and accessory equipment to accelerate the patient’s restoration to full function.  This includes treatment of orthopedic conditions from head to toe including, arthritis, temporo-mandibular disorders, neck and back pain, rotator cuff injuries, shoulder, hip and knee pain, plantar fasciitis, and carpal tunnel syndrome.  Treatment for sports and motor vehicle accident related injuries fall into this category as well.  Several methods are used in this type of therapy which focuses mainly on joint mobilization.  Our physiotherapists are ready to be at your side providing expert care; that will enable you to return safely to your sporting activity. We will work with you to regain strength, mobility, balance, and coordination. You will also be educated about risk factors and injury prevention.

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