aquatic therapy

aquatic therapy

Water therapy Rehab medicine The exercising of muscle groups under water, which increases range-of-motion and light resistance for rehabilitation. See Rehabilitation medicine.

aquatic therapy

Exercises performed in or underwater for conditioning or rehabilitation (e.g., in injured athletes or patients with joint diseases).
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About Pivot Physical Therapy: Pivot Physical Therapy is a leading provider of physical therapy, aquatic therapy and sports medicine services with more than 90 locations throughout Delaware, Maryland, North Carolina, Northern Virginia, Pennsylvania, West Virginia and Washington, DC.
Filled with information about the benefits and features of aquatic therapy this new website is sure to make every visitor a believer in the power of water.
Programs in Women's Health, Aquatic Therapy, Oncological Rehabilitation, Manual Lymphatic Drainage, Pelvic Health, Dance Therapy, Bioness, for high functioning neurology clients, Performance Enhancement for Athletes (both professional and recreational), and Specialized Industrial Testing and Training, compliment the proven techniques for spinal re-stabilization, pre and post-surgical rehab, and non-operative protocols and strategies for any orthopedic condition, head to toe.
Chapter 17 also demonstrates other therapies which a physiotherapy assistant and physiotherapists may be lesser familiar with, such as techniques of aquatic therapy.
They offer patients orthopedic rehab, sports rehab & aquatic therapy.
The training suite also has a hydrotherapy room with a 7-foot-by-14-foot cold pool, a 7-by-7 warm pool and an 8-by-12 aquatic therapy pool.
And it will have amenities such as a fitness center, bistro, indoor aquatic therapy and spa and salon.
As well as his main treatment programme, the toddler is undergoing occupational, physical and aquatic therapy, nutrition and hyperbaric oxygen therapy.
While aquatic therapy and exercise have a long history, they have now advanced to a level that is injury and sport specific.
Moreover, the North Georgia Healthcare facility delivers in-house physical therapy, retail pharmacy services, aquatic therapy together with the YMCA, and counseling services through the Center for Hope.
The state-of-the-art aquatic therapy is often used to speed up healing after injury or invasive surgery.