Geriatric Physical Therapy

Geriatric Physical Therapy

Geriatric physical therapy places a particular emphasis on the needs of aging adults. It helps treat conditions like arthritis, osteoporosis, cancer, joint replacement, and balance disorders. Benefits of physical therapy include:

  1. Pain management with reduced need for opioids
  2. Avoiding surgery
  3. Improved mobility and movement
  4. Recovery from injury or trauma
  5. Recovery from stroke or paralysis
  6. Fall prevention
  7. Improved balance
  8. Management of age-related medical problems.

Ask your doctor if you or your loved one could benefit from a Geriatric physical therapist.  

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