People may seek physical therapy services for a variety of reasons. What may come to mind for most people upon hearing the term “physical therapy” is rehabilitative care after an injury or loss of mobility or function of some kind. Physical therapy treatments are often prescribed for people who’ve suffered car accidents or other severe injuries.
But that’s not all! Physical therapy can help folks of all kinds, including those who haven’t suffered some kind of major illness or injury.
Physical therapy can help people maintain good health and mobility. Some people use physical therapy as a form of preventative care. There are many uses and almost anyone can find a benefit from physical therapy.
This video provides an example of just one physical therapy clinic. This provides only a brief glimpse into the world of physical therapy. There are so many other modalities and variations of physical therapy treatment.
If you’re wondering if you can somehow benefit from physical therapy services, the answer is probably yes! Consult a physical therapist in your area or ask your primary care doctor for referrals to someone who can help you.