Our Physical Therapy Treatments Include:
Manual therapy involves specialized hands-on techniques that positively affect target tissues in your body that are limited in motion and works to improve your movement and reduce your pain. Manual therapy is especially beneficial if you are experiencing spine problems, joint injuries, or other health conditions
Our expert physical therapists have years of specialized training to provide gentle, specific, hands-on therapies to address muscle and joint injuries. This includes massage (soft tissue mobilization), joint mobilization, and neuromuscular techniques to help you feel better.
Part of the recovery process requires strengthening the weakened muscles of your injured or painful areas after we restore the body’s ability to heal through proper motor control thus creating a healing environment so that the body is allowed to heal. A balanced body creates an environment in which the body can heal and provides efficient strength and support to the joints and prevents re-injury. Our experts have up to 20 years of experience, teaching and training patients.
At Connolly Physical Therapy you will be trained on how to recognize and address your specific pain-causing habits including: repetitive stressful movement patterns and postures that reinforce your condition. Together we will address your painful condition by training you how perfect performance and constant practice are the keys to eliminating these habits that are causing your pain. We call it, “Perfect practice makes perfect.” Whatever the reasons you are at Connolly Physical Therapy be they traumatic, post-surgical, work-related, or insidious, most of the time the reasons are the practice of faulty movement patterns which are the pain-generating activities – the “source” of your pain. We will teach you how to perform exercises correctly to improve your motor control, range of motion, strength, flexibility, coordination, and stamina. In addition, we also teach you how to perform these exercises at home, so you can maintain your results.
Modalities are different physical applications of the following items to improve tissue flexibility, reduce swelling, pain, and speed the healing process.
- Low Level Light Therapy
- Electrical Stimulation
- Heat and Cold Therapies