Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Services

By: Avalon Rehabilitative Massage  09-12-2011
Keywords: Strengthening, Speech therapy

Physical Therapy is the art and science of physical and corrective rehabilitation or treatment of any bodily or mental condition of any person. The main goal is to restore the patient to his/her prior level of function or to the maximum level of independence within his/her own limitations.

Avalon Rehab provide the following services:











Prospective Treatment Plans for Various Diagnoses


















  • Transfers for wheelchair, furniture, toilet, bath, auto, etc.
  • Ambulation time, distance assistive devices
  • Bed mobility as appropriate
  • Use of wheelchair as needed
  • For anyone with limited endurance especially cardiopulmonary involvement, how to make functional activities less demanding.
  • Make recommendations on home/living environments for any architectural changes which may be required, home safety for patient; i.e. ramps, removal, of rugs, stair railings, moving furniture around to avoid cluttered living environment etc.
  • Whirlpool
  • Ultrasound
  • Electrical Stimulation
  • Hot moist heat
  • Diathermy
  • Speech Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • All of these used as adjunct to therapy
  • Any abnormal walking pattern may need corrections
  • Breathing at rest and during activities
  • For fractures, etc. which need gross motor skills prior to ADL training.
  • Special strengthening/ROM techniques
  • Transfers, ambulation, therapeutic exercises, movement facilitation
  • Home Adaptations
  • Orthotic and evaluation for assistive devices of L/E's
  • Family/Patient Education
  • Coordination
  • Bed mobility, transfer, and gait training
  • Balance and coordination training
  • Mobility effected by endurance
  • Strengthening- graded program
  • Pacing/energy conservation
  • Posture and body mechanics
  • Self monitoring techniques
  • Patient/Family education
  • Patient education (teaching)
  • Breathing exercises with and without oxygen
  • Splinting/Range of Motion
  • General strengthening exercises
  • Postural drainage positioning
  • Ambulation aids and gait training
  • Posture and body mechanics
  • Strengthening
  • Balance/Coordination
  • Positioning
  • Ambulation/Gait
  • Equipment evaluation
  • Transfers
  • Therapeutic exercises
  • Home safety/Adaptation
  • Range of motion
  • Patient/Family education
  • Range of motion
  • Strengthening
  • Home adaptations and equipment evaluation
  • Energy conservation techniques
  • Special bracing
  • Modalities for pain relief
  • Therapeutic Exercises
  • Mobilization
  • Maintenance program and gait training
  • Transfers/Ambulation training
  • Coordination/Balance
  • Strengthening
  • Range of motion and general therapeutic exercises
  • Prevention of postural deformities
  • Home adaptations
  • Transfers
  • Range of motion
  • Strengthening
  • Prevention of skin breadown
  • Patient / Family Communication
  • Strengthening Programs geared patient specific
  • Mobility
  • Pain control
  • Hot/Cold packs
  • TENS
  • Patient education
  • Body mechanics, posture, positioning
  • Therapeutic exercises to maintain current level of function and mobility
  • Establish maintenance program
  • Evaluation for equipment needs
  • Patient / Family education: transfers, body mechanics, range of motion, and exercises as appropriate
  • Strengthening
  • Bed mobility and transfers
  • Stump wrapping
  • Gait training, with or without prosthesis
  • Therapeutic exercises
  • Range of motion
  • Positioning
  • Body Mechanics
  • Gait Training
  • Massage
  • TENS
  • Ultrasound
  • Electronic galvanic stimulation
  • Whirlpool
  • Dressing Change
  • Drainage Assistance
  • Diathermy
  • Hot Packs
  • Strengthening
  • Muscle Re-education
  • Electrical Stimulation
  • Splinting/Orthosis
  • Range of Motion
  • Mobility

Keywords: Speech therapy, Strengthening

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