Mobile Physical Therapy uses the following treatment methods to help
relieve pain and restore function.

Modalities:  Modalities include the applying of heat, cold, ultrasound,
electrical stimulation, etc. to relieve pain, decrease inflammation, and
improve movement.

Therapeutic Exercise:  Personalized exercise programs can be
developed to improve strength, endurance, range of motion, and
flexibility.

Neuromuscular Reeducation:  Exercise techniques can be used in
the reeducation of movement, balance, coordination, kinesthetic sense,
posture and proprioception.

Gait Training/Stair Climbing   Instruction and training can be
provided to improve gait and stair climbing safety, endurance, and  
quality.

Manual Therapy Techniques:  Mobilization of joints and soft
tissues, soft tissue work (massage, myofascial release), and manual
traction can be provided to improve movement as well as decrease pain.

Prosthetic Training:  Prosthetic training can be provided for new
prosthetic users or current users experiencing difficulty or pain.

Therapeutic Activities:  Dynamic activities to improve functional
performance (including bed mobility, transfer training, task specific,
sport specific, balance, and reaching training can be provided to
improve everyday activities.

Sensory Integration: Techniques to enhance sensory processing and
promote adaptive responses to environmental demands can be
provided to adults and children.

Self Care/Home Management Training:  Training in activities of
daily living (ADL's), compensatory technniques, meal preparation, safety
procedures, and assistive technology/adaptive equipment instruction
can be provided.

Community/Work Reintegration:  Avocational activities and/or
work environment modification analysis can be provided to those
experiencing difficulty returning to normal activities or work.

Wheelchair Use:  Wheelchair assessment, management, and
propulsion training can be provided for both new users and current
users experiencing difficulty or pain.

Pain Management Techniques: Techniques can be employed to
decrease pain or improve functional abilities.

Taping:  Kinesiotaping and McConnell taping techniques can be used
to restore function, decrease pain, or improve mechanical function of
various body areas and joints.

Wound Care:   Wound care including debridment, dressing changes,
compression management, etc.  Most insurances (including Medicare)
do not cover wound care supplies in an out-patient setting.  These
additional costs will be the patient's responsibility.
Treatments
Treatments last
about an hour.


Sessions are based
on patient tolerance.


Clients are generally
seen
1-3 times a
week to once every
month, based on
need
.
Therapy isn't "no pain,
no gain"... fun activities
can be beneficial too.  
Although you may not
want to hoola-hoop, we
can find activities that
are both enjoyable and
beneficial.
Mobile Physical Therapy
1310 Papin St.
Suite 109
St. Louis MO 63103
 
 
Phone:  (314) 558-1385
Fax:  (314) 558-2600
info@mobile-pt.com
Is Mobile Physical Therapy is
right for you?  Call today
for a
free phone consultation
!