Orthopedic Associates of Hartford offers a complete array of physical and occupational therapy services to assist you in the treatment of disease or injury to bones, muscles, tendons, nerves, and ligaments. Conditions that may be improved with therapy include, joint replacement or other surgery, sports injuries, or extremity or back pain with limitation of function.
Our Therapy Staff
We work closely with our therapy staff – they are familiar with our surgical and rehabilitation protocols. Our physical and occupational therapists are highly trained and have skills that are specialized to orthopedics. Many of them have additional certifications specific to orthopedics. Specialties included among our therapists are:
- Certified Exercise Expert for Aging Adults (CEEAA)
- Certified Hand Therapist (CHT)
- Certified Lymphedema Specialist
- Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS)
- Geriatric Clinical Specialist (GCS)
- Massage Therapy
- McKenzie Certification (MDT)
- Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS)
- Pilates based rehabilitation
What to Expect | Qué debe esperar
Your physical or occupational therapy will begin with a thorough evaluation. Your therapist will create an individualized program to help you regain your function and manage your symptoms.
Although each program is different, the majority of our patients are seen for an average of 9 to 11 visits. Your therapist will be in contact with your orthopedist to report on your progress and discuss modifications of treatment according to your individual needs.