Physical therapy is an important part of sports medicine and orthopedic treatment and recovery plans. At Temple Health, our experienced licensed physical therapists are committed to working closely with you and your treating physician to create a plan that targets your injury and gets you on the road to recovery.
Done properly, physical therapy can improve strength, motion and function limited by different injuries and chronic conditions, including:
A certified physical therapist works closely with you to understand your injury or condition and develop a program tailored to your needs. By closely following your physical therapy program, you may also be able to reduce risk of recurring injuring and pain.
How Long Does Physical Therapy Take?
A physical therapy program can last anywhere from two weeks to several months. Your physical therapist guides you through exercises you can do during therapy sessions and at home to rebuild your strength. Your therapist also demonstrates how you can modify or safely participate in daily activities to relieve pain and reduce your risk of re-injury. Throughout your sessions, your therapists evaluate your progress and update your treating physician on how you are recovering from your injury or managing your condition.
Types of Physical Therapy
At Temple Health, our experienced team of physical therapists offers a wide range of treatment options, including:
Return to Your Favorite Activities with Temple Health Physical Therapy
Our experienced team of physical therapists collaborates with surgeons, orthopedic specialists and sports medicine providers to offer the latest advances in physical rehabilitation. We work to fully understand your condition, limitations and goals for treatment so that, together, we can return you to the activities you love.
We’re pleased to offer 5 convenient locations throughout the Delaware Valley to deliver the care, support and services our patients need, while recovering and regaining their strength.
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Find a doctor near you, request an appointment, or call 800-TEMPLE-MED (800-836-7536) today.