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

techniques-treatmentWhile 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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