Physical Therapy

img_0777Nicholson Physical Therapy’s physical therapists and physical therapists assistants incorporate progressive rehabilitation protocols while also personalizing exercises to meet your specific individual needs. We emphasize patient education and work on facilitating independence by empowering patients to take control of their own injury or condition and help prevent future injuries.

Our professional staff is well trained and equipped to analyze and correct anatomical and biomechanical problems. Whether your goal is to return to sports, work, or your normal daily routine, we work with your to achieve your goals.

We offer rehabilitation service for the following:

  • Orthopedic Conditions- sprains, strains, fractures, and tendonitis
  • Acute, sub-acute, and chronic conditions
  • Post-surgical conditions
  • Arthritic or Degenerative conditions
  • Sports Injuries
  • Work Injuries
  • Benign Paroxymal Positional Vertigo (BPPV)

Services relating to rehabilitation include:

  • Biomechanical Lower Extremity Evaluation
  • Custom Orthotic Fabrication
  • Gait Analysis
  • Home Exercise Program

In the area of Work Rehabilitation:

  • Functional Capacity Evaluations
  • Post-job offer work screens
  • Work conditioning programs
  • Ergonomic work-site analysis and modifications
  • Education programs focusing on reduction risk of injury

Physical Therapy Techniques:

  • Education about your condition
  • Stretching to reduce stress on joints and improve flexibility
  • Manual therapy to improve or maintain range of motion
  • Exercise to strengthen muscles and to improve coordination, balance, and endurance
  • Postural re-education
  • Home exercise program instruction
  • Injury prevention
  • Modalities such as ultrasound, electrical stimulation, heat/cold, iontophoresis