Orthopedic Physical Therapists Cordele GA

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 Cordele, GA.

Visiting Nurses Association
(229) 273-5545
622 E 16th Ave
Cordele, GA
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Physical Therapist

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Advanced Rehab Center
(229) 273-6444
316 E 16th Ave Ste A
Cordele, GA
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Physical Therapist

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Southwest Georgia Therapy & Fitness
(229) 567-9570
317 E Washington Ave
Ashburn, GA
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Physical Therapist

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Progressive Rehabilitation
(229) 273-3193
316 e 16th Ave
Cordele, GA
 
Select Physical Therapy - Peachtree City
(678) 802-2756
331 Commerce Drive
Peachtree City, GA
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We do not accept Medicaid and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. We do not provide aquatic/pool therapy at this location. We do not provide chiropractic care.
Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Geriatrics, Manual Therapy, Neuro Rehabilitation, Orthopedic Care, Orthotics & Prosthetic Therapy, Physical Therapists, Sports Medicine, Women's Health, Women's Health Certified Specialist, Workers Comp/Rehabilitation

Crisp Regional Therapies
(229) 271-4612
307 E 3rd Ave
Cordele, GA
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Physical Therapist

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Visiting Nurses' Association
(229) 273-5545
213 S 7th St
Vienna, GA
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Physical Therapist

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Ashburn Health Care Center
(229) 567-3473
441 Industrial Dr
Ashburn, GA
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Physical Therapist

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Select Physical Therapy - Canton
(770) 744-1705
230 Marietta Hwy., Ste. 120
Canton, GA
Hours
Monday 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Geriatrics, Manual Therapy, Neuro Rehabilitation, Orthopedic Care, Physical Therapists, Sports Medicine, Workers Comp/Rehabilitation

Advance Rehabilitation Physical Therapy-Kingsland
(912) 373-8510
100A Lindsey Lane
Kingsland, GA
Hours
Monday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Aquatic Therapy, Manual Therapy, Orthopedic Care, Physical Therapists, Sports Medicine, TMJ Dysfunction Program, Women's Health, Workers Comp/Rehabilitation

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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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