Physical Therapy Specialist

Back To Health Physical & Occupational Therapy

Physical Therapy & Occupational Therapy Specialists located in Sheepshead Bay, Midwood, Ditmas Park, & Bensonhurst, Brooklyn, NY

If you’ve been injured, recently underwent surgery, or you’re having a difficult time managing everyday tasks due to pain or limited mobility, your physician may suggest physical therapy. Back to Health Physical & Occupational Therapy, with four locations in Brooklyn, New York, is staffed with doctoral-level therapists and is the leading center for physical therapy in the area. No matter the need, the expert physical therapists can help. Call the Sheepshead Bay, Midwood, Ditmas Park, or Bensonhurst office to schedule an appointment or use the online booking button.

Physical Therapy Q & A

What is physical therapy?

Physical therapy is a medical specialty that focuses on the musculoskeletal system, which includes your muscles, bones, joints, cartilage, and ligaments, to improve movement, mobility, and strength while reducing pain. The physical therapists at Back to Health Physical & Occupational Therapy are doctoral-level trained and provide evidence-based treatment to ensure you get the safest and most effective care available.

The highly trained therapists provide expert care to all ages, including pediatrics, adolescents, adults, and seniors.

What types of conditions can physical therapy treat?

The skilled physical therapists at Back to Health Physical & Occupational Therapy provide orthopedic rehabilitation and can treat any condition that affects your muscles, joints, bones, ligaments or tendons.

Some of the most common conditions include:

  • Knee and heel pain
  • Tendonitis
  • Shoulder pain and rotator cuff injuries
  • Tennis elbow
  • Herniated disc
  • Whiplash
  • Sports injuries
  • Shin splints
  • Fractures and dislocations
  • Sciatica
  • Hip, knee, or other joint replacement
  • Pain conditions
  • Any other orthopedic condition

The expert team also provide specialized therapy for specific medical conditions, including Parkinson’s disease, fibromyalgia, and arthritis. Back to Health Physical & Occupational Therapy also has a unique rehabilitation program for people recovering from a stroke, and offers skilled sports therapy for injured athletes.

What types of treatments are used?

The doctoral-level physical therapists at Back to Health Physical & Occupational Therapy are constantly improving their skills so they can provide the most up-to-date care for their patients.

Some of the common therapy techniques used include:

  • Manual therapy
  • Graston Technique®
  • McKenzie Method®
  • Kinesio® Taping Method
  • Proprioceptive neuromuscular facilitation (PNF)
  • Cupping
  • Cold laser therapy
  • Trigger point release
  • Massage therapy

Back to Health Physical & Occupational Therapy facilities are equipped with the most technologically advanced rehabilitation equipment as well.

What can I expect during physical therapy?

The goal at Back to Health Physical & Occupational Therapy is to get you back to doing the things you love without pain or risk of injury. The therapists take a very hands-on approach to care, helping you every step of the way until you achieve your goals.

Your therapist develops an individualized treatment plan for you based on your need for therapy, your current health, and your goals. In addition to the treatments you get at the office, your therapist provides you with a home exercise program to do in-between sessions with your therapist so you can get back to doing the things you enjoy as soon as possible.

For expert physical therapy from the best in the area, call Back to Health Physical & Occupational Therapy or schedule an appointment at the location most convenient to you with the online booking tool.