Shoulder, Knee & Hip Pain Rehabilitation
There are a variety of causes for hip, shoulder and knee pain. While the hip joint can withstand a good amount of wear of tear, it’s not indestructible. With age and usage, the hip cartilage can wear down. Muscles and tendons in the hip can also get overused.
The anatomy of the knee is complex; it has bones, pads of cartilage and a joint capsule. Injury, excessive wear and tear and aging can cause joint pain in the knee.
There are several benefits of physical therapy to offset pain and injury to these areas improved mobility, reduction of pain and less inflammation and which include a lifestyle improvement are just a few. The initial evaluation to our physical therapist will consist of clinical tests, such as a gait evaluation, range of motion measurement and strength measurements. Then, our physical therapist will create a personalized treatment plan.
Your personal physical therapy begins with a comprehensive evaluation of functional limitations and areas of pain including postural and biomechanical assessments, to diagnose your problem.
Our team of expert physical therapists will design a treatment plan based on your goals, life style necessities and work related needs.
We provide a team approach and with our patient's direction will consult any involved parties including your family, physician, case manager, employer etc.
When you are ready for discharge, you will receive a personalized home exercise program to allow you to further enhance your rehabilitation while safely performing your daily activities.