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    Physical Therapy

    Swisher Memorial Hospital Physical Therapy Services provides therapies to patients who have impairments, functional limitations, disabilities, or changes in physical function and health status resulting from injury, disease, or other causes. Patients are evaluated to determine deficits and treatment plans are developed to improve their condition.

    Physical Therapy Services Available:

    Therapeutic Exercise
    Muscle Re-education
    Gait Training
    Joint Mobilization
    Balance Activities
    Modalities for pain relief or to increase healing response:
              - Hot/Cold Packs
              - Electrical Stimulation
              - Ultrasound
              - Iontophoresis
              - Laser
    Wound care
    Patient Education

    Physical Therapy, when prescribed by a physician, is covered by medicare/medicaid and most commercial insurance.