Dr. Bythrow provides physical therapy services specific to women to help them look and feel their best while addressing female specific concerns. Appointments are available at Advantage Physical Therapy, located in Falls Church, Virginia.
Many women seek physical therapy for any number of reasons ranging from injury to illness. Dr. Bythrow is dedicated to helping her female patients live long, healthy, and active lives through quality physical therapy treatments for conditions that are specific to women, like preparing for and recovering from pregnancy and childbirth. Some of the conditions that can be treated by physical therapy include:
Depending on the patient’s condition Dr. Bythrow has a variety of potential treatments available to help her female patients. She can educate her clients about dietary and behavioral changes to implement. She will use soft tissue mobilization, myofascial and trigger point release, visceral manipulation, connective tissue manipulation, and deep tissue massage. If appropriate, she will guide her patient through strengthening exercises and muscle awareness activities. She might also use treatments such as TENS stimulation, hot and cold therapies, and home exercise programs to supplement any manual therapies or in session exercises.
Any patient should arrive wearing comfortable clothing that is easy to move in. Dr. Bythrow will carry out a thorough examination to assess the patient’s condition and needs. When the issue has been identified, Dr. Bythrow will create a treatment plan and begin to help the patient to recover and become stronger. Physical therapy is a combination of massage, manipulation, and exercise used when pain impairs function, when recovering from surgery or an injury, and when recovering from a disease or illness and Dr. Bythrow will use all of the appropriate techniques to help her patients towards recovery and better health.
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."