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Physical Therapy Associates ~ Frequently Asked Questions  

 

Physical Therapy Associates is a leading provider of physical therapy and sports injury rehabilitation in Arizona. Our rehabilitation therapists focus on sports medicine and occupational therapy, but also provide all types of physical therapy programs. Our physical therapy clinic in Scottsdale has been helping people and athletes of all ages achieve their maximum physical potential since 1994. Call today 480-607-7662 And see why we are the best in Scottsdale.

What is Physical Therapy ?

Physical therapy is a health care specialty involved with evaluating, diagnosing, and treating disorders of the musculoskeletal system. The ultimate goal of physical therapy is to restore maximal functional independence to each individual patient. To achieve this goal, physical modalities such as exercise, heat, cold, electricity, and massage are utilized.

Physical therapy is provided by physical therapists, who are licensed health care professionals with a master’s or doctorate degree in physical therapy. Physical therapists evaluate, diagnose, and manage the physical therapy treatment plan, customizing it to each individual’s needs.Physical therapy is ordered by a physician when it is felt that such a course of treatment would be beneficial. It is offered to a wide variety of patient’s including newborn babies, children, adults, and geriatrics.Physical therapy is a type of treatment you may need when health problems make it hard to move around and do everyday tasks. It helps you move better and may relieve pain. It also helps improve or restore your physical function and your fitness level.

The goal of physical therapy is to make daily tasks and activities easier. For example, it may help with walking, going up stairs, or getting in and out of bed. Physical therapy can help with recovery after some surgeries.

Your doctor may suggest physical therapy for acute or chronic health problems such as: Back and neck pain, Headaches, Tendon or ligament problems, such as an anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury, a meniscus tear, or plantar fasciitis, Osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis, COPD, Spinal stenosis, Parkinson's disease, Multiple sclerosis, Auto / Work Injuries and of course Sports Injuries.

Physical therapy may be used alone or with other treatments.

 

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Internet Special Exclusive Pricing  

 
  • Regular Price $ 100

    Includes: Consultation
    Orthopedic / Neurological
    Exam

  • Regular Price $ 65

    Includes: E. Stim, Heat/Ice, Cold Laser
    Trigger Point Therapy
    Therapeutic Stretching

  • Regular Price $ 85

    Includes: 1 Hour Massage
    all future massage sessions
    will be at the same price

 

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