Physical Therapy

Optimum Physicians Healthcare PLLC

Physical Medicine located in Pearland, TX & Houston, TX

Aching joints and muscle spasms can stop you in your tracks. The doctors at Optimum Physicians Healthcare in Pearland and Houston, Texas, provide comprehensive chiropractic physical therapy services to alleviate your nagging pain. Call the office for a complimentary consultation or use the easy online scheduler to book your appointment.

Physical Therapy

Improve the quality of life and performance by effectively restoring function.

With our physical therapy services, we can help you get back to your best.

 

 

What is physical therapy?

When you’re injured or recovering from an illness, your body can be extremely weak and you may struggle with mobility. Physical therapy is a focused treatment modality used to relieve joint and muscle pain and restore full range of motion.

The doctors at Optimum Physicians Healthcare use targeted exercises, stretches, and gentle aerobic training to rebuild your stamina, improve your muscle flexibility, and restore full movement and function.

When is physical therapy useful?

Physical therapy can help with recovery from:

  • Sports or recreational injuries
  • Accidents
  • Surgery

 

Not only is physical therapy healing, but it’s also frequently used to improve flexibility and strengthen muscles to prevent possible injuries.

What conditions can physical therapy treat?

To alleviate pain and regain full movement, physical therapy is an excellent treatment for a range of conditions, such as:

 

  • Osteoarthritis
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Sprains
  • Tennis elbow
  • Runner’s knee
  • Back and shoulder pain
  • Bursitis
  • TMJ disorder
  • Rotator cuff repair
  • Muscular dystrophy
  • Cystic fibrosis
  • Urinary incontinence
  • Chronic pain in hips, back, neck, and shoulders

 

What can I expect during a physical therapy appointment?

Depending on your needs and abilities, your doctor at Optimum Physicians Healthcare customizes a treatment plan for you so you know exactly what to expect. During a typical physical therapy appointment, the skilled team at the clinic utilize the following:

  • Stretching
  • Massage therapy
  • Hydrotherapy
  • Strength training movements
  • Mobility and stamina exercises
  • Light weight lifting
  • Spinal decompression
  • Ultrasound therapy

What are the benefits of physical therapy?

Physical therapy offers a number of significant benefits for a wide variety of conditions, including:

  • Enhanced mobility
  • Improved stamina, balance, and muscle control
  • Injury and stroke recovery
  • Reduced pain
  • Surgery prevention

How many physical therapy treatments do I need?

On average, it takes about six or seven physical therapy sessions to restore your full function and mobility. One of the skilled doctors or a nurse practitioner meets with you to understand your specific needs and design a custom treatment plan so that you know exactly what to expect.

Don’t let pain or restricted movements keep you from living your life to the fullest. Call the office today or book an appointment online to learn more about how physical therapy can help you.