Orthopedic therapy focuses on the treatment or rehabilitation of physical problems with your orthopedic system. This includes your muscles, joints, bones, tendons, and ligaments.
Orthopedic Therapy is often helpful in the treatment of orthopedic conditions that can cause the following issues:
- Decreased strength
- Decreased range of motion.
Knees and shoulders are the most common surgeries that would require orthopedic therapy.
Orthopedic therapy may also be beneficial for inflammatory conditions that do not improve through rest and medication.