Orthopedic Therapy

Orthopedic therapy is the branch of physical therapy concerned with acute, chronic, traumatic, and overuse injuries and other disorders of the musculoskeletal system. The human musculoskeletal system consists of the human skeleton, made by bones attached to other bones by joints and ligaments.
Orthopedic physical therapy focuses on the treatment and prevention of muscular and skeletal conditions.  Orthopedic therapists are highly trained in diagnosing, managing, and treating injuries associated with the musculoskeletal system such as:back pain, orthopedic physical therapy

  • Low back pain
  • Neck pain
  • Frozen shoulder
  • Joint Replacement
  • Bursitis/ Tendinitis
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Tennis elbow/golfers elbowheadaches, orthopedic physical therapy
  • Plantar fasciitis
  • Post-arthroscopic surgery
  • Knee pain / patellofemoral syndrome
  • Piriformis syndrome
  • TMJ syndrome
  • Thoracic outlet syndrome

TREATMENT consists of specialized, individual care including:neck pain, orthopedic physical therapy

  • joint mobilizations/manipulations
  • exercise training for strength, flexibility, balance and core stabilization
  • trigger point dry needling
  • soft tissue mobilization
  • sport specific exercise training

The following MODALITIES may also be utilized:

  • electrical stimulation
  • ultrasound
  • hot/cold therapy
  • trigger point dry needling

Treatment will include EDUCATION on self-care during recovery and future injury prevention.
Our therapists will design a program specific for your injury to achieve maximum functional ability and return you to your work, sport, life.