The therapists at Advantage Physical Therapy, located in Falls Church, Virginia, treat children for a variety of physical concerns around the Washington, DC Metro area.
Some physical therapists are specially trained to help younger patients to improve movement and function and to relieve pain. With specialized training physical therapists combine treatments including massage, manipulation, and exercise pain impairs function, when recovering from surgery or an injury, and when recovering from a disease or illness while keeping the developmental needs of the child in mind. A physical therapist will help a patient to recover from an injury or address a painful area and will then instruct the patient in home-care techniques for continued care.
There are a variety of treatments available at Advantage Physical Therapy including:
Physical therapists can use their skills to reduce pain and help a young patient maintain his or her normal range of motion. The exercises will also work to improve overall flexibility and strength. Chronic conditions in children can also be helped through the care of a physical therapist. The physical therapists at the office will work patients to set up measurable goals and work with them throughout their recovery. After an injury or illness, young patients may need to relearn the basic physical aspects of accomplishing tasks and will also need to build up their strength following the incident. As a part of recovery, the physical therapist will be a crucial part of the health care team. For more information, contact Advantage Physical Therapy to set up a consultation.
At Advantage Physical Therapy, we accept most major medical insurance plans. Here is a short-list of just some of the most popular plans we accept. Please contact our office and ask for Elyse or Nicole if you do not see your insurance provider listed below.
"They took my insurance and it was easy to make an appointment. You will get better here!"
"I had knee replacement surgery in Oct 2012. The physical therapist got me bending & walking in no time."
"Advantage PT is heads and shoulders above all in terms of quality of treatment. There is kindness in the way that the therapists and staff members treat their patients."