Physical therapy at Siskin Hospital improves the patient's strength, range of motion,
coordination, balance and movement.
Therapists develop a comprehensive, individualized plan based on an evaluation that may include passive therapy, ultrasound, hot and cold packs, and mechanical and electrical stimulation devices.
Therapists assist in patient and caregiver education and make recommendations for equipment, like walkers or wheelchairs.
For more information about outpatient
physical therapy at Siskin Hospital, call 423.634.1389.