Physical Therapy helps individuals regain function
Whether the individual’s problem is a result of injury or disease, the role of a physical therapist is to help them return to maximum level of functioning. Physical therapists also work with individuals to prevent loss of mobility or to increase mobility after an accident or illness.
Physical therapy may be beneficial to an individual experiencing the following issues:
- Loss of balance
- Difficulty ambulating
- Joint pain
- Back pain
- Frequent falls