Physical therapists work with your doctor to provide rehabilitative services designed to restore mobility and decrease pain. Therapy can include therapeutic exercise, joint mobilization, manual therapy, vestibular and balance retraining, back care education, and skilled techniques and adaptation to prosthetic devices. Key components of physical therapy include:
- Sports Medicine and Wellness that brings together primary care physicians, orthopedic surgeons, physical therapists, nurses and strength and conditioning specialists in a collaborative nature to keep the athletic community healthy and active.
- Vestibular Therapy for persons suffering from balance disorders, dizziness and vision dysfunction.
Lafayette Regional Health Center also treats:
- Hyperextensible joints
- Pain management
- Parkinson’s disease
- Rheumatoid arthritis
- Spine and back problems