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What is Physical Therapy?

There are occasions where a doctor might prescribe Physical Therapy. Say you’ve had an injury or been sick and things you used to do regularly have now become more difficult. A Physical Therapist (or PT), is a doctor that specializes in getting you back in the game, whether it’s an actual sport, beloved past time or just a daily task.

Physical Therapy is a unique combination of science, procedures and modalities. Treatments or therapy on muscles, joints and bones can include modalities such as ultrasound, electric stimulation, iontophoresis, ice and moist heat. Emphasis is on therapeutic exercises and manual therapy techniques to treat injuries to muscles, joints and bones. Physical Therapists will determine a customized treatment plan based upon specific patient goals.

Southeastern Physical Therapy Western North Carolina

How does it work? ​

First step is to set up an appointment. After you call and schedule your free evaluation, you will receive a report outlining a specialty program specific to your needs. This can include manual therapy and exercises to perform and help you get back to the activities you enjoy.

Southeastern specializes in the treatment and post-operative care of the Shoulder, Knee, Ankle, Elbow, Hip, Cervical Spine and Lumbar Spine; using research-based and time-proven rehabilitation protocols.

We also accept walk-ins, references and all insurances.