Orthopedic Physical Therapists Montrose CO

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 Montrose, CO.

Valley Therapy Services
(970) 249-6920
114 Apollo Rd
Montrose, CO
Industry
Physical Therapist

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Center of Balance Physical Therapy & Pilates
(970) 249-6811
646 N 1st St
Montrose, CO
Industry
Physical Therapist

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Betty Willy, PT
401-7877,401-7877,401-7877
3915 Lone Tree Lane
Montrose, CO
 
In Motion Hand Therapy
(970) 249-1646
114 Apollo Rd
Montrose, CO
 
Car Accident Mobile Chiropractic Care
(720) 248-7880
1350 Chambers Rd
Aurora, CO
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Free Initial Consultation. Call now and schedule your appointment. We will also check your insurance at no charge.
Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday Closed
Services
Acupressure, Acupuncture, Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Traction Therapy, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Decompression Therapy, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Massage Therapy, Mobile Chiropractic Care, Orthogonal Chiropractic, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury

Montrose Memorial Hospital
(970) 249-2211
800 S 3rd St
Montrose, CO
Industry
Osteopath (DO), Physical Therapist

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Heather Marie Meranda, PT
402-3339,402-3339,402-3339
P.O. Box 3339
Montrose, CO
 
Valley Therapy Serv
(970) 249-8920
114 Apollo Rd
Montrose, CO
 
Select Physical Therapy - Littleton-South Wadsworth
(720) 438-7784
10027 W Remington Ave
Littleton, CO
Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday 7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday 7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Friday 7:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Certified Orthopedic Manual Therapist, Manual Therapy, Neuro Rehabilitation, Orthopedic Care, Orthotics & Prosthetic Therapy, Physical Therapists, Sports Medicine, Workers Comp/Rehabilitation

Coal Creek Physical Therapy
(720) 689-5531
4825 6th ST
Boulder, CO
Hours
Monday Closed
Tuesday 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday Closed
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Orthopedic Care, Physical Therapists, Sports Medicine, 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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