Physical therapists work with your doctor to provide rehabilitative services designed to restore mobility and decrease pain. Therapy can include therapeutic exercise, joint mobilization, manual therapy, vestibular and balance retraining, back care education, and skilled techniques and adaptation to prosthetic devices. Key components of physical therapy include:
- Sports Medicine and Wellness that brings together primary care sports medicine physicians, orthopedic surgeons, physical therapists, athletic trainers, nurses and strength and conditioning specialists in a collaborative nature to keep the athletic community healthy and active.
- Pelvic Floor Health Program that treats urinary incontinence, pre- and post-partum, post-surgical conditions and musculoskeletal problems.
- Aquatic Therapy to normalize movements and gait for patients suffering from acute injuries affecting musculature.
- Vestibular Therapy for persons suffering from balance disorders, dizziness and vision dysfunction.
Lee's Summit Medical Center also treats: