Orthopedic Physical Therapists Bozeman MT

Orthopedic physical therapists diagnose and treat injuries of the muscular and skeletal systems. Orthopedic injuries and problems include repetitive strain injuries, ankle sprain, and osteoarthritis. Read on to learn more and to gain access to expert orthopedic physical therapists in Bozeman, MT.

We Care Chiropractic
(406) 577-1152
804 N 19th Ave
Bozeman, MT
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Hours
Monday 7:45 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Wednesday 7:45 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Friday 7:45 AM - 10:00 AM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
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Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Neurology, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury

Simard Michele Physical Therapist
(406) 586-2772
2430 N 7th Ave
Bozeman, MT
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Physical Therapist

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Funke Dr. Donald
(406) 587-8446
1707 Oak St
Bozeman, MT
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Massage Practitioner, Physical Therapist

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Sports and Orthopedic Massage Assosiates
(406) 586-3552
448 E Main St
Bozeman, MT
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Massage Practitioner, Physical Therapist

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Excel Orthopedic Physical Therapy Inc
(406) 556-0562
1125 W Kagy Blvd Ste 101A
Bozeman, MT
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Physical Therapist

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Lone Peak Physical Therapy Inc
(406) 585-3701
1532 Ellis St
Bozeman, MT
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Physical Therapist

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Visage
(406) 585-2800
16 S Willson Ave
Bozeman, MT
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Massage Practitioner, Physical Therapist

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Freestone Rehabilitation
(406) 586-5694
1532 Ellis St Ste 103
Bozeman, MT
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Physical Therapist

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Bozeman Deaconess Physical Therapy @ The Ridge Downtown
(406) 522-1736
111 E MENDENHALL ST
Bozeman, MT
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Physical Therapist

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Medical Arts Pharmacy
(406) 587-4597
300 N Willson Ave Ste 1002
Bozeman, MT
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Physical Therapist

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Physical Therapists Give Hands-On Help for People with Knee Osteoarthritis

New evidence shows that special hands-on treatment given by trained physical therapists helps ease pain and stiffness in patients with knee osteoarthritis. The manual treatments used by the physical therapists in this study included hands-on tissue work, graded joint movements, and stretching. These treatments have been shown to calm pain and inflammation, help joints move better, and relax muscles.

Eighty-three patients were randomly placed in either a treatment group or a control group. Both groups were given a survey about their pain. They were also tested to see how far they could walk in a six-minute period. Then the patients went to therapy two times each week for a total of four weeks.

Along with manual therapies, the patients in the treatment group also did standard knee exercises in the clinic and at home. Participants in the control group were only given mock ultrasound treatments set at the lowest possible level, too low to really help their knee problem. This group was also told not to do anything different in the way of exercise or activity.

In the first few visits, people given manual treatments reported feeling 20 to 40 percent better. All patients again took the survey and did the walking test at eight weeks and then at one year after starting the therapy. Participants in the treatment group showed significant improvements according to the survey, and they walked further during the six-minute walk test. Compared to the control group, the patie...

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