If you experience chronic pain or slow-healing injuries and want relief, physical therapy sessions at New York Specialty Clinics, serving patients of Astoria, Queens and Sheepshead Bay, Midwood, and Marine Park/Flatlands of Brooklyn, may help. Licensed physical therapists can strengthen and stretch muscles and joints, to accelerate healing and prevent future injuries. Schedule an appointment with New York Specialty Clinics by phone or book online to get started with physical therapy today.
Physical therapy is a non-invasive, natural treatment that can preserve, enhance, or restore movement and physical function. It utilizes:
You can benefit from physical therapy at New York Specialty Clinics if you have a disease, disability, or injury. It’s a holistic pain management strategy that offers relief from leg pain, leg swelling, joint problems, pain or stiffness after surgery, and much more.
To find out if you’re a candidate for physical therapy, your New York Specialty Clinics provider reviews your medical history, asks about symptoms you may have, and completes a physical exam. They might recommend you undergo blood tests, X-rays, MRIs, or other imaging procedures to diagnose a chronic disease or injury.
The physical therapy team at New York Specialty Clinics personalizes each treatment for your condition and physical ability. They might recommend:
Your provider helps you complete injury- or disease-specific exercises to boost strength in muscles, joints, and other musculoskeletal tissues. They might suggest you use your own body weight as resistance, try weights, or use resistance bands.
Physical therapists help you complete flexibility training by stretching specific muscles and joints. They show you which exercises to complete at home between sessions and offer assisted stretching techniques to optimize your long-term outcome.
Using assistive devices can better support muscles and joints while an injury heals. Your physical therapist might recommend you wear a brace, use a cane, or try crutches until you regain strength and flexibility.
The New York Speciality Clinics therapists offer electrotherapy, massage, and other physical modalities to optimize cell regeneration and healing.
Knowing more about nutrition and safe physical fitness training is the best way to fully recover from an injury and prevent future musculoskeletal problems.
Don’t live with chronic pain or a slow-healing injury when physical therapy sessions at New York Speciality Clinics can alleviate discomfort and speed up your recovery. Schedule an appointment by phone or book online today to determine if you’re a candidate for physical therapy.
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