Physical therapy, sometimes called rehabilitation therapy or physiotherapy, is designed to stretch and strengthen muscles, reduce pain, inflammation and muscles spasms to help support the skeletal structure more effectively.
This is why we strongly recommend patients who are currently receiving chiropractic care to also receive physical therapy. Chiropractic focuses on freeing up the spine from subluxations while physical therapy focuses on muscle movement and recovery.
Patients who utilize physical therapy in addition to their chiropractic treatment plan tend to yield faster and longer lasting results as each type of therapy is specifically designed to encourage faster healing.
Depending on your treatment plan, we may utilize some of the therapies listed below: