PT Techniques & Treatment

SPARK Physiotherapy utilizes the following physical therapy techniques at our Alexandria, VA office:

  • Sport Specific Injury Prevention
  • Trigger Point Dry Needling (consent form)
  • Intramuscular Manual Therapy
  • Soft Tissue and Joint Manipulation
  • Myofascial Release
  • Strain-Counter Strain
  • Stability and Balance Training
  • Kinesthetic Awareness Training
  • Graded Joint Mobilizations
  • Muscle Energy Technique
  • Neuromuscular Re-education
  • Work Hardening Activities
  • Comprehensive Home Programming
  • Sport Specific Power and Strength
  • Therapeutic Exercise
  • Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation
  • Balance Exercises
  • Total Body Strength Training
  • Muscular Endurance Training
  • Cardiovascular Endurance Training
  • Modalities as Needed (i.e. ice, heat, electrical stimulation)
  • Office Ergonomics Education
  • Orthotics Casting and Prescription
  • Physical Therapy Treatments

While is it impossible to predict the exact number of physical therapy treatments necessary to help your condition, patients typically see improvement of most or all symptoms within a 3-4 sessions and complete resolution within 3–4 weeks using the techniques listed above.

Patient education and empowerment is a top priority at SPARK Physiotherapy, so as a physical therapy patient, you will receive a comprehensive home exercise program to help you keep out of your physician’s office!

Pain is not a something you should learn to live with. Let us help you achieve a pain-free, high  performance life. Contact us today to schedule an appointment and remember to bring you physical therapy forms with you!

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