Types of Treatment
Types of Treatment
Enjoy your path to freedom in a community that cares.
It’s time for you to smile again, which is why the team at Rehab Therapy Works offers individual treatment plans for every patient–and makes sure you have some fun along the way, too. Our team will develop a treatment plan aligned with your unique needs and goals, so you can quickly and safely get back to enjoying your freedom and hobbies.
Through physical therapy, the team at Rehab Therapy Works will help you to get back to full strength and movement after an illness or injury. Physical therapy assists you in rebuilding strength and range of motion, helping to manage pain caused by surgery, a sports injury, joint disease, or chronic diseases like back pain and arthritis.
With consistency, physical therapy can help prevent permanent damage and recurring problems. That means you can get back to doing the things you love, free from pain.
Physical therapy uses a combination of techniques to relieve pain, boost coordination, and improve strength, endurance, flexibility, and range of motion. Physical therapists (PTs) often ask patients to use exercise equipment commonly seen in a gym as well as exercise balls and free weights. A Physical Therapist may also use heat or cold, electrical stimulation, ultrasound, massage, and water or whirlpool baths.
Physical Therapy addresses:
- Arthritis management
- Balance rehab
- General orthopedics
- Hand therapy
- Joint replacement therapy
- Neurological disorders
- Pain management
- Spine rehab
- Sports injury rehab
- Stroke rehab
- Vestibular/balance therapy
Occupational Therapy endeavors to treat patients with injuries, illnesses, or disabilities through the therapeutic use of everyday activities. Occupational Therapists help individuals develop, recover, and improve the skills needed for daily living and working.
Occupational therapy addresses physical, cognitive, psychosocial, sensory, communication, and other areas of performance in various contexts and environments in everyday life activities that affect health, well-being, and quality of life.
- Comprehensive evaluations of home and other environments (workplace, school, etc.)
- Recommendations for adaptive equipment and training in its use
- Guidance and education for family members and caregivers
Symptoms of chronic dizziness or imbalance can have an impact on a person’s ability to perform one or more activities of daily living such as bathing, dressing, or simply getting around inside the home, affecting 11.5% of adults with chronic dizziness and 33.4% of adults with chronic imbalance. Symptoms may include: Vertigo and dizziness; Imbalance and spatial disorientation; Vision disturbance; Hearing changes; Cognitive and/or psychological changes.
We provide skilled Physical and Occupational Therapy for neurologic disorders, including the evaluation and treatment of individuals with movement problems due to disease or injury of the nervous system. Neurological disorders include: ALS/Lou Gehrig’s Disease, Cerebral Palsy, Guillain-Barre Syndrome, Muscular Dystrophy, Multiple Sclerosis, and Parkinson’s Disease. Physical and Occupational Therapists can help improve or restore the mobility you need to move forward with your life.
Chronic pain, or persistent pain, is pain that lasts for weeks, months or years. For some, chronic pain is the result of an injury, like a sprained back, or an ongoing problem like arthritis. For others, chronic pain occurs in the absence of a past injury. Many chronic pain conditions affect older adults. Common chronic pain complaints include headache, low back pain, arthritis pain, or neurogenic pain.
With personalized treatment, you can finally stop struggling and start living the life you want.
Take the first step in your journey towards comfort and book your appointment today.