Did you know that 80% of adults will suffer from debilitating back and neck pain at some point in their lives? In addition to the suffering that back pain produces, an astonishing $75-90 billion is spent on pain relief for this debilitating condition. While these figures are alarming, back pain is sometimes preventable and often treatable. At the office of The Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Center, we specialize in alleviating the discomfort and limitations of conditions that affect the musculoskeletal system with non-invasive and therapeutic methods of care.
Back and neck pain can be attributed to a number of causes. Your discomfort and limitations may be due to problems with discs, nerves, joints, ligaments, or muscles. As highly trained physical therapists, you can rest assured that your care is in the best of hands. We’re experienced in all aspects of physical rehabilitation and well equipped to provide effective back pain management.
Every physical therapy program is designed to accommodate a patient’s individual needs, and typically consists of a combination of modalities to provide maximum improvements and relief from pain. A comprehensive treatment plan may include medication as prescribed by a your doctor, physical therapy, and education in body mechanics. As highly trained physical therapists, we’re experienced in all aspects of physical rehabilitation to provide effective back pain management. Physical therapy is an integral and vital part of a total rehabilitation program for back pain. Therapeutic exercises are performed to stretch muscles and joints, or strengthen muscles to gain increased power, endurance and stabilization. These exercises also help maintain balance to prevent further injuries. Proper body mechanics are taught to help you avoid further injury.
Remember, if you have had an accident, have sustained an injury, or have a specific medical condition that could benefit from physical therapy, we can help
At the office of The Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Center, we’re dedicated to providing the highest quality of skilled and compassionate care. For more information on our practice and the many services we provide, give our office a call today.