Physical therapists (PTs) are healthcare professionals who are trained and skilled in evaluating and treating common musculoskeletal and neurological injuries. Many practicing PTs have doctoral degrees, and may work in outpatient or inpatient settings. PTs also provide interdisciplinary care by collaborating with other professionals, including orthopedic surgeons, MDs, and strength and conditioning coaches, in order to ensure continuity of care and maximized health and physical integrity of a patient with an injury.
During your first therapy session, your PT will perform a thorough examination to ensure a correct diagnosis of your injury. This diagnosis helps guide the individualized treatment plan that your PT will implement throughout your recovery and rehabilitation.
PTs can help accelerate your healing and assist you with your recovery and rehabilitative goals, and there are many benefits of receiving skilled physical therapy when faced with an injury. These benefits include:
Have you been injured recently? If you’re in the Orlando, FL area and are looking for recovery, call our clinic today to schedule your first appointment.