Post-operative rehabilitation is a specialized form of physical therapy designed to aid in the recovery from surgery by restoring function and accelerating the healing process.
Physical therapist's goal is to help improve range of
- Motion and flexibility
- Strengthen your muscles
- Reduce joint pain
Benefits to receiving physical therapy postoperatively including:
- Better healing- helping to minimize scar tissue and reduce swelling.
- Improved posture- Physical therapy helps improve your overall balance and posture, as well as flexibility and coordination.
- Better blood circulation- Postoperative rehabilitation helps improve blood flow, reducing the risk of complications like blood clots.
- Regained mobility- The right postoperative rehabilitation program can help you quickly regain mobility and increase function in your muscles, joints, and tissues following surgery.
What does a postoperative treatment program consist of? There are many modalities that are available for use to aid in the rehabilitation process, a big part of treatment is exercise. Targeted exercises and stretches can help you regain your mobility, flexibility, and function, getting you strong and healthy after your surgery. Other treatments like massage therapy, and electrical stimulation, can help reduce pain and inflammation.
At Reddy Care Physical and Occupational Therapy, we can get you set up with the right therapist for you. Call today to schedule a consultation!
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