Physical Therapy

Professional Physical Therapy Rehabilitation

 

What is Physical Therapy?

Physical therapy is a health care profession. Physical therapists evaluate and treat people with health related conditions that cause pain and limit their movement. The goal of physical therapy is to reduce pain, and improve mobility and function.

Inpatient Physical Therapy

After accident, illness or sugery, patients benefit from physical therapy in an inpatient setting. While receiving appropriate nursing and medical care, physical therapy helps patients regain strength, balance and mobility, and decrease pain.

Outpatient Physical Therapy

Outpatient physical therapy takes place in therapy centers. Patients attend for the duration of the visit, generally about an hour. Most people have outpatient therapy two ro three times each week. The first visit will include a thorough evaluation. Subsequent visits will offer care based upon the evaluation. Therapy sessions may include exercises and various modalities, including manual therapy, estim, Instrument Assisted Scar Tissue Mobilization and other techniques.

In New Jersey, patients are allowed to visit a physical therapist for evaluation and treatment without delay. No physician prescription is needed.* This process, called Direct Access, affords patients a non-invasive approach to combat pain and improve function.

*Some managed care and HMO plans require a referral, and Medicare requires the primary care provider to approve the plan of care after the evaluation.

Physical Therapy at Bacharach

Bacharach is the southern New Jersey leader in providing physical therapy services.

Our clinicians have completed rigorous course work and have years of experience in restoring their patients’ function and mobility.

Bacharach’s highly skilled¬†physical therapists offer a wide variety of techniques and approaches to eliminate pain and restore function.

Concentrating on major joints and muscle groups, your Bacharach physical therapist will develop a comprehensive individualized program of treatment to restore function and relieve pain.

Physicians often prescribe a regimen of physical therapy to improve function related to:

  • Back pain
  • Sports injuries
  • Arthritis
  • Concussion management
  • Balance and vestibular problems
  • Stroke and neurological disorders
  • Hip and knee replacement
  • Sprains and strains
  • Repetitive motion injuries
  • Industrial rehabilitation

 

Physical Therapy Rehabilitation Services

Bacharach offers specialized services and treatments for physical therapy patients:

    • Manual Therapy

    • Kinesio Taping

    • Graston Technique

    • Instrument-Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization

    • Lymphedema Therapy

    • Modalities

    • Vestibular Therapy for Balance and Concussion

     

     

     

     

    Physical Therapy Rehabilitation Centers

     

    Click here to locate our 17 convenient Physical Therapy Centers

     

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