The provision of services to help people to develop, maintain and restore maximum body movement and functional ability.
What Physical Therapy Is
Physical therapy is the provision of services to help people to develop, maintain and restore maximum body movement and functional ability throughout the lifespan. It includes the provision of services in circumstances where movement and function are threatened by the process of aging or when injury or disease cause pain or limit function.
Various therapeutic physical modalities are available including, therapeutic exercises for strength, motor control, stretching and endurance. Aquatic therapy is also a physical therapy modality and used in our practice.
How Physical Therapy Will Help You
Manual therapy techniques like joint mobilization/manipulation, soft tissue massage and myofascial release are use to improve joint and muscle function. Various forms of other physical therapy tools such as cryotherapy (ice), heat therapy, iontophoresis, ultrasound, phonophoresis and electrical stimulation are used to decrease pain, inflammation, spasm and to improve function.
Our team is here to provide you with top quality physical therapy in the Baltimore metro area.