Do I need a prescription for physical therapy?
Most insurances do not pay for physical therapy if it is not ordered by a physician on a prescription.
How do I schedule an appointment?
You can call the clinic and we will be happy to arrange an appointment at your convenience.
How long is each appointment?
Each appointment is approximately one hour.
What should I expect on my first visit?
A physical therapist will discuss your diagnosis and evaluate you for the treatment prescribed by your physician. You will be asked what your goals are with regards to therapy and a specific plan of care will be established to help you achieve your goals.
Do I need to go to the therapy company my doctor suggested?
No, a prescription for physical therapy is like a prescription for medicine. You can go to any physical therapist just like you can go to any pharmacy.
What should I bring to my first appointment?
You should bring picture identification, insurance cards, prescription from your physician and any test results you may have like X-ray reports or MRI reports.
What should I wear?
You should wear clothing that will allow easy access to the body part that we will be treating.
Do you bill my insurance?
Most insurances have a Physical Therapy benefit in the policy. We will bill your insurance and inform you of deductibles, copays if applicable.