Physical and Occupational Therapy

Restoring your physical function

Physical therapists are experts in the assessment and treatment of movement dysfunction. They are required to pass a national board, maintain state licensure and participate in annual continuing education. 

Many therapists specialize in particular forms of therapy or gain experience working with a particular diagnosis.

Woman’s physical therapists specialize in the following conditions:

  • Lymphedema
  • Pelvic floor dysfunction/pain
  • Pregnancy and postpartum pain
  • Orthopedic injuries and degenerative issues
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Incontinence  

Woman’s physical therapists are qualified in the following techniques:

  • Aquatic Therapy
  • Graston Technique
  • Dry Needling
  • Lymphedema Therapy

Occupational Therapy

Occupational therapists care for your physical and cognitive problems using therapeutic exercises, manual techniques and educational instruction for improving daily life activities. Now accepting appointments for men and women.

    The Graston Technique is a noninvasive approach to treating soft tissue and muscle injuries for pain relief. It has been clinically proven to achieve quicker and better outcomes. Our physical and occupational therapists are certified in Graston treatment.

    Noninvasive treatment for strains, sprains, and soft-tissue and muscle injuries

    The Graston Technique is a unique form of soft tissue kneading. It detects and treats injured tissue that can be painful and restrict a person’s range of motion. Our skilled therapists use specially designed stainless steel tools to ease tendon and muscle pain. Their crafted edges help break up and separate knotted scar tissue.

    Our physical and occupational therapists often use this innovative therapy in treating both acute and chronic conditions, including:

    • Cervical sprain/strain
    • Lumbar sprain/strain
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Rotator Cuff Tendinitis
    • Lateral Epicondylitis
    • Hip pain
    • I-T Syndrome
    • Patellar Tendinitis
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Joint Contractures
    • Scar Tissue

    Patient Benefits

    The benefits of the Graston Technique for patients may include the following:

    • Decreases your overall time of treatment
    • Faster rehabilitation/recovery
    • Reduces your need for anti-inflammatory drugs
    • Allows you to continue everyday activities
    • Reduces effects of post-surgical scar adhesions
    • Effective with chronic and acute injuries
    • Designed to treat any soft tissue dysfunction 

    Dry Needling is a technique used to treat muscular tightness and spasms. It involves the insertion of small, thin needles into the muscles. Our therapists are certified in Dry Needling.

    Common conditions treated with dry needling include:

    • Back and neck pain
    • Piriformis syndrome
    • Cervicogenic headaches
    • Sciatica
    • Hamstring issues
    • Groin strains
    • Patellar femoral syndrome
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Lateral Epicondylitis (tennis elbow)
    • Medial Epicondylitis (golfer's elbow)
    • Impingement syndromes
    • Aquatic therapist with patient and pool noodle.

      A Gentle Setting

      Our warm water pool helps alleviate pain and increase movement to treat a variety of diagnoses. Receive constant attendance with exercises performed for therapeutic benefit.

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    Contact us at Woman’s Center for Wellness