4 Benefits of Physical Therapy

Benefits Of Physical Therapy

Physical therapy is a specially designed patient wellness program combining rehabilitation and pain management with continued health maintenance. This is spine_and_sports_medicine’s unique multidisciplinary approach. When a patient’s medical condition has healed through physical therapy treatment – and pain is eliminated or reduced significantly – they are guided toward a lifetime of maintaining their health achievement.


physical_therapy_specialist.jpgWhole body wellness is benefited by physical therapy through healing, rehabilitation, pain relief, and prevention of recurrent injury
. – brian_kessler, Medical Director of spine_and_sports_medicine

Benefits of Physical Therapy

Through physical therapy at spine_and_sports_medicine, your acute or chronic pain will be treated and you will learn how to properly maintain your body’s overall:

  • Strength
  • Mobility
  • Flexibility

Stabilization of whole body health through physical therapy is the best prescription to prevent recurrent injuries.

Physical Therapy Expertise

Through extensive physical therapy expertise and practice, the team at spine_and_sports_medicine specialize in:

  • Anatomy
  • Physiology
  • Biomechanics

Therapeutic Procedures and Modalities

Hands-on Physical Therapy

  • Myofascial Release Techniques
  • Stretching Restricted Structures
  • Strengthening of Specific Weak Muscles
  • Soft Tissue and Joint Mobilization
  • Muscle Energy
  • Mulligan Techniques

Pain Management

  • Moist Heat
  • Cryotherapy
  • Ultrasound
  • Phonophoresis
  • Lontophoresis
  • Medical Massage

Prescribed High-Tech/High-Touch Therapeutic Exercises

  • Strengthening
  • Stabilizing
  • Stretching

Guided Postural Corrections

  • Behavior Modification
  • Postural Exercise
  • Self-Awareness

Home Management Program

  • At home exercise program designed to maintain the patient’s overall physical health

Leading Physical Therapy Provider

spine_and_sports_medicine is a state-of-the-art, patient-focused physical therapy practice. As you are welcomed by warm and inviting décor, all-encompassing physical therapy and pain management treatment services are made available to you within a first-class, spa-like environment. Discover the benefits of physical therapy and whole body wellness at one location when you visit spine_and_sports_medicine.

Schedule a physical therapy evaluation with one of our Drs. of Physical Therapy and look forward to a New Year free from pain. Click below or call 212.986.3888.

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