Physical therapy is an essential part of rehabilitation that is used with the goal of reducing pain, improving flexibility, or otherwise helping patients return to their previous physical ability. At Pasadena Nursing Center, our team of skilled staff is ready and able to provide physical therapy customized to our residents’ needs.
Physical therapy is used for a wide range of rehabilitative needs, such as:
The goals of physical therapy are often related to returning independence to the patient. Reducing movement-related pain, increasing flexibility and range of motion, adapting to assistive tools like walkers or wheelchairs, and improving muscle, bladder, or bowel control are just a few possible goals of physical therapy.