Orthopedic Physical Therapists Prescott Valley AZ

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 Prescott Valley, AZ.

Desert Hand Therapy - Prescott
(928) 583-7459
2001 Excellence Way
Prescott, AZ
Hours
Monday Closed
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Certified Hand Therapist, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapists

HealthSource of Prescott
(928) 583-7712
936 12th Place
Prescott, AZ
Promotion
Free - Complete exam, incl. neurologic & orthopedic tests, and necessary x-rays. Value up to $150
Hours
Monday 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Laser Therapy, Chiropractic Traction Therapy, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Decompression Therapy, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Flexion-Distraction Therapy, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Homeopathic Medicine, Massage Therapy, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury, Physical Therapy

Eg Tax of Arizona
(928) 775-7000
3700 N Robert Rd Ste 2
Prescott Valley, AZ
Industry
Physical Therapist

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Bagley Terry L Md
(928) 772-6951
3700 N Windsong Dr
Prescott Valley, AZ
Industry
Osteopath (DO), Physical Therapist

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Tipton Physical Therapy
(928) 775-9999
8400 E Florentine Rd Ste 104
Prescott Valley, AZ
Industry
Physical Therapist

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Arizona Hand Center & Physical Rehab
(928) 583-7456
3108 Clearwater Dr
Prescott, AZ
Hours
Monday 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Certified Hand Therapist, Geriatrics, Manual Therapy, Neuro Rehabilitation, Occupational Therapy, Orthopedic Care, Orthotics & Prosthetic Therapy, Pediatrics, Physical Therapists, Sports Medicine, Workers Comp/Rehabilitation

Peak Performance Physical Therapy
(928) 775-8700
8705 E Eastridge Rd
Prescott Valley, AZ
Industry
Physical Therapist

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Sunwest Dermatology & Skin Cancer Treatment Center
(928) 445-7546
3262 N Windsong Dr
Prescott Valley, AZ
Industry
Osteopath (DO), Physical Therapist

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Canyon Physical Therapy & Aquatic Rehabilitation
(928) 772-9797
2852 N Navajo Dr
Prescott Valley, AZ
Industry
Physical Therapist

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Madsen Physical Therapy
(928) 775-9500
3075 N Windsong Dr
Prescott Valley, AZ
Industry
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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