Aquatic Therapy provides the client with a buoyant environment as well as resistance in multiple directions. It affords compression to help control swelling and assists movement, all in an environment that can decrease body weight by as much as 90%.
This treatment medium offers a therapeutic opportunity for individuals suffering from arthritis or any soft tissue or joint inflammation, from sensitivity to weight bearing, and/or from trunk and extremity joint dysfunctions.
Water allows exercise to occur safely, often when land-based activity cannot. Capitol Physical Therapy’s aquatic program is an optimum adjunct to our land-based programs, offered either as an alternative or a transition to our land-based physical therapy
If you suffer from one of the following, chances are, you can benefit from aquatic therapy:
- Arthritis Pain
- Low Back Pain
- Stroke, MS, Cerebral Palsy
- Joint Replacement
- Sports Injuries
- Difficult with Walking/Balance
What you will need for your aquatic therapy treatment:
- Aqua Shoes
- A robe to wear from the locker room (optional)
- Cap (optional)
Our staff are specially trained to provide you with an individualized aquatic therapy treatment program. Aquatic therapy is covered by many insurance plans.
Give us a call today to learn more!