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National Physical Therapy Month

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October is National Physical Therapy Month!

national physical therapy month

Celebrate National Physical Therapy Month with us by learning a little more about how physical therapists can help you recover from injury.

Common Injuries Physical therapists can help patients recover quicker from injuries by restoring movement and decreasing pain.

We can help our patients:

  • Restore strength, flexibility and endurance
  • Control pain more effectively, often decreasing the need for long term use of medications
  • Avoid re-injury both during and after recovery
  • Develop better health and fitness habits

Medical Conditions Physical therapists help reverse the debilitating effects of many chronic conditions such as arthritis and diabetes.

We can help our patients:

  • Restore strength, flexibility and endurance
  • Assist in controlling pain, often decreasing the need for long term use of medications
  • Return to normal activities
  • Stay as independent as possible
  • Develop improved health and fitness regimens

General Motion  Physical therapists can help create happier, healthier patients through a coordination of care with all healthcare providers.

We can help our patients:

  • Decrease pain, and increase motion resulting in a happier patient
  • Improve overall movement allowing patients to perform the activities they love
  • Do the activities they love resulting in healthier lifestyles and enhanced quality of life

Surgery  As a healthcare provider, we would all like to help our patients avoid surgery. If surgery is needed, we can help our patients to:

  • Improve and regain strength, flexibility, and endurance
  • Effectively control pain
  • Return to activities of daily living quicker
  • Educate and prevent re-injury
  • Develop a better health and fitness regimen

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Don’t forget to thank your physical therapist for what they do!

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Information modified from www.moveforwardpt.com