Depending on your reason for physical therapy treatment, the benefits may vary. However, the most common benefits include:
- Improved mobility and movement– Movement aids in the prevention of obesity, as well as reducing the risk of a heart attack or stroke. This can also improve your balance.
- Fall Prevention– Falling or injuries caused by a fall is very common among older adults. An effective physical therapy method is a treatment plan of exercises that provide balance and strength training.
- Pain management– There are many methods that a physical therapist may use to decrease pain. These methods include:
- Manual therapy
- Dry needling
- Electrical stimulation
- Strength exercises
- Pain relief
- Avoid surgery– Studies have shown that physical therapy is often a cheaper alternative to surgery. It also is often just as effective as surgery. The treatment plans for your injury are personalized just for you by your physical therapist in Oceanside.
Comprehensive Healthcare Group can allow you to take advantage of all the benefits of physical therapy and help you get back on your feet in no time! Contact us today to get started!