Physical Therapy is a form of healthcare with the primary goal being to develop, maintain, and restore maximum movement potential and functional ability. ABove physical therapists work to promote optimal health and function through the application of scientific principles to prevent, identify, assess, and correct dysfunction.
Both John and Maria-Elena take pride in the integration of traditional and non-traditional therapies which allows them to provide a unique, customized and comprehensive approach to rehabilitation. They are grateful to be in a profession whereby they can assist someone to improve the quality of their life. ABove Physical Therapy is equipped with a wide range of innovative exercise apparatus, as well as electrical stimulation, iontonphoresis, ultrasound, heat and ice therapy. Our caring staff, private treatment rooms and state-of-the-art facility insures patients will receive the finest care possible.
Exercise apparatus used for physical therapy may include but is not limited to:
What should I expect from my Physical Therapy session?
Your first session will consist of a detailed evaluation. In this total body assessment you can expect a postural analysis, assessment of strength and flexibility, gait analysis, and movement analysis, and assessment of sports performance when appropriate. The physical therapist will discuss their finding with you and develop a plan of care to address these findings.
ABove Physical Therapy treats many types of dysfunctions and injuries. This list is by no means exclusive:
During your course of physical therapy the following treatment techniques and modalities may include but not limited to: