Pre-Surgical & Post-Surgical Rehabilitation
Some surgeries are planned, so you know what to expect. And then there are those surgeries that happen unexpectedly, and the entire process takes you by surprise. Whether your surgery is planned or unplanned, and whether you need pre- or post-surgery rehab, our team is here to make sure you leave your sessions feeling healthier and stronger than before.
Back & Neck Pain
Sometimes they happen simultaneously, but other times, neck and back pain occur separately. How is your back pain presenting? Is your neck pain intermittent or ongoing? Either way, our goal is to help you eliminate that pain by targeting the source and creating a treatment plan to help you live pain-free.
What could be causing your knee pain? Could it be a ligament tearing little by little? Is it normal wear and tear? Or might your knee pain be from something more serious? We’ll explore every option and get you accurately diagnosed, so you can reduce and even eliminate your knee pain altogether.
Why hasn’t your shoulder pain gone away yet? Because you don’t have a diagnosis of what the problem is! Our physical therapy team right here in Cape Coral can help immediately.
A little pain here or there can sometimes be bearable, but when it drags on for weeks and then months, it will likely be diagnosed as chronic pain. No one wants to live like that! That’s why we’re here. Helping you live with no pain is our goal for you.
Balance Therapy & Vestibular Therapy
Whether you need to gain better balance as you’re getting older or because you need to heal from an injury or ailment, we’ll create a balance therapy plan tailor-made just for you. When you’re done with your sessions, your better balance goals will be met.
Car Accident Injuries (such as whiplash)
Our team of on-site insurance experts works with your insurance company directly to ensure all coverages are intact before you begin therapy. Our patients come to us needing physical therapy rehab for a variety of car accident injuries, including concussions and various TBIs, broken bones, lacerations, and more. If your claim requires communication with a personal injury lawyer, we’ve got you covered. We’ll get all the documentation necessary to keep the claims process going smoothly.
Loss of Motion
When you’ve been injured, you may notice you can’t simply move around the way you did before. Physical therapy for loss of motion is what you may need, but the only way to know is to let us take a look.
The list of injuries can go on and on. Meniscus tears, rotator cuff injuries, torn ligaments, broken bones… if you need to heal 100% from any sports injury, the skilled therapists at Physical Therapy Now will guide you every step of the way.
Weakness, Stroke, Balance Disorders, Neurological Disorders
PT For Athletes
There are a host of reasons we see athletes at Physical Therapy Now in Cape Coral. Sometimes it’s something simple, like conditioning, or perhaps injury prevention is the priority. Then there are those athletes who come to us because they have to heal from an injury. Our goal is to get that patient back on the court or field and/or back in the game as healthy and as soon as possible.
We also offer maintenance programs to increase strength and physical conditioning for everyday individuals and athletes of all ages.
Workers’ compensation claims require in-depth documentation of not only your injuries but also your healing progress. Sometimes, occupational therapy is recommended to help you recover and get back to work. When you need a physical therapy facility for workers comp claims in Cape Coral, Physical Therapy Now is the place to be.
With no drugs, invasive procedures, or side effects, Physical Therapy can often be the best option for your ailment. However, even if surgery is required, therapy can give you improved outcomes and shorten healing time. Are you interested in laser therapy for pain management? We offer that as well!
Did you know a concussion is considered a Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)? Whether mild or significant, a concussion should never be taken lightly. Our team of experts will evaluate your concussion with great care and detail to give you the greatest chance at a full, healthy recovery.
It’s no secret that being physically active can impact your overall health. At Physical Therapy NOW, we offer unique exercise therapy services designed to help you look and feel your best.
Exercise can come in various forms, and it can be a key component of improving your mental and physical health. At Physical Therapy NOW, our exercise therapists are eager to help Cape Coral residents increase their strength and get in better shape. With the right treatment plan, you may discover that your mental outlook changes for the better as well.
Herniated Disc Therapy
A herniated disc can wreak havoc from morning until night, but that’s why you need a skilled therapy team and/or chiropractor to help with that herniated disc. Therapy to target those areas of pain can help tremendously.
There are several different kinds of tape that can be used, and we’re skilled at placing it in just the right area to help with your pain and/or performance.
Here at Physical Therapy Now in Cape Coral, we love to use the Graston Technique when we can. Not only does it support healing in a healthy and efficient way, but it also minimizes treatment time. That means you can get back to enjoying the things you love – pain free!
Functional Capacity Evaluation
An FCE can be utilized to decide wellness to work following a broadened time of restorative leave. If an employee can’t come back to work, the FCE gives data on the forecast and word related recovery measures that might be conceivable. An FCE can likewise be utilized to encourage and recognize changes to employee workload or alterations to working conditions.
For example, ergonomic measures, that the business might have the capacity to attempt with an end goal to oblige a worker with an inability or restorative condition. FCEs are expected to decide whether a worker can continue working in a limit “similar to his or her aptitudes or abilities” before the inability or medicinal condition was analyzed. An FCE includes appraisals made by at least one therapeutic specialist.
There are two sorts of FCE utilized by the United States Social Security Administration: the Mental Functional Capacity Evaluation (MFCE) that measures passionate and mental limits, and the Physical Functional Capacity Evaluation (PFCE) that measures physical functioning.
Studies have been embraced to evaluate the precision of FCEs in foreseeing the long-term results for patients, both as far as coming back to work and in the likelihood of perpetual handicap.
FCEs are also used to decide qualification for incapacity protection or benefits qualification if an employee is forever unfit to come back to work.
- Amid Most FCEs, the accompanying estimations are additionally taken:
- Lifting power
- Push and draw control
- To what extent one can stand or walk
- Adaptability and coming to
- Getting a handle on and holding capacities
- Twisting abilities
- Equalization capabilities