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How can physical therapy help with arthritis?

Physical Therapy helps to reduce arthritis symptoms

How can physical therapy help with arthritis?

Arthritis is a common issue in the U.S and is a leading cause of disability. Physical therapy is often recommended as a non-invasive treatment for arthritis symptoms. With the right course of therapy, arthritis pain can be reduced, and quality of life can be improved. Physical therapy can help you manage your arthritis and get you back to do doing the things you love.

 

Physical therapy will start with an individual evaluation to evaluate your symptoms and goals and from there a tailored program will be made.

Treatment can include:

 

The goal of physical therapy is to help you recover lost abilities and to prevent further loss and injury and to help you take part in daily activities.

 

Here at Reddy Care Physical and Occupational Therapy, we not only have a team of expert physical therapists, but we also have Occupational therapists on staff to further assist in your recovery. Occupational therapy can also be useful in helping you learn how to participate in activities safely. They will also recommend any assistive devices you may need.  Getting treatment early can help prevent further deterioration and ensure the best outcome.  Give us a call today and schedule a consultation!


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https://www.reddycare.net/services/arthritis
https://www.arthritis.org/health-wellness/treatment/complementary-therapies/physical-therapies/occupational-therapy-for-arthritis
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