CORE Physical Medicine provides outpatient orthopedic physical therapy for individuals in Edwardsville, Glen Carbon, Maryville, Alton and Granite City. This treatment program helps relieve pain and increase strength in weakened or damaged areas of the body.
This branch of therapy works on rehabilitating strength and movement in the muscles, ligaments, tendons and bones after surgery or serious injury as well as other recurring ailments. Physical therapy helps restore range of motion and flexibility to areas of limited mobility.
Orthopedic outpatient physical therapy is ideal for any persons suffering from a loss of movement or strength in their muscles or bones. Generally, the spine doctors of CORE Physical Medicine treat patients who are suffering from:
Orthopedic therapy consists of workout routines, stretching tools and equipment that build strength and movement. The two main workouts are closed-chain or proprioceptive.
Patients use our workout equipment such as stationary bicycles, weightlifting machines, stretching equipment and treadmills to rebuild a normal, functioning body. Patients are taught how to manage their own workout routines in addition to working with a therapist.