Pre & Post Surgical Physical Therapy
Pre Surgical and Post surgical physical therapy is a large piece of physical therapy.
Pre-surgical physical therapy is shown to aid in post surgical recovery. In some cases physical therapy can offer another option to preforming surgery all together.
Post surgical physical therapy is needed after most surgeries. This will aid in regaining function, strength and Range of Motion.
Benefits of Pre and Post Surgical Physical Therapy
If you have an upcoming surgery, your surgeon may recommend that you complete physical therapy before and/or after the procedure. Pre-surgical physical therapy is often completed to strengthen and stretch the muscles prior to surgery for a smoother recovery afterwards.
Following surgery, surgeons will prescribe physical therapy to help you gain back your strength, motion, and function as well as manage pain.
Types of injuries
Our physical therapists have years of experience with treating both pre and post surgical patients are familiar with many different types of surgeries including:
Total or partial knee replacement
Total or partial shoulder replacement
Internal fixation of fractures
Manipulation under anesthesia
Even if you don’t see your surgery listed here, our experienced therapists are here to help you. Call 248-733-3885 today to set up an appointment today!