Conditions Physical Therapy Can Help
By Total Health Center, Inc.
May 10, 2021
Tags: physical therapy  

Physical therapy can offer a new lease on life!

Are day-to-day tasks becoming harder to complete? Do you find yourself having trouble with grooming, bathing, or doing laundry due to arthritis, injuries, or a chronic condition? If so, you may be surprised to discover that our Lake Odessa, and Battle Creek, MI, osteopractor, Dr. Mohinder Chawdhry, can help improve your functionality and mobility through physical and occupational therapy.

What is the purpose of physical therapy?

A physical therapist knows all about the biomechanics and inner workings of your entire body. We are able to spot weaknesses, injuries, illnesses, and conditions to help target and treat these areas to improve mobility and function. We offer both physical and occupational therapy here in Lake Odessa, and Battle Creek, MI. So whether you are looking to improve mobility or you need help improving certain tasks and day-to-day living due to chronic conditions, physical and occupational therapy can help you.

What conditions can be treated with physical therapy?

We work with a wide range of conditions, diseases, and injuries. In fact, some people even turn to us for preventive measures, such as athletes. By improving biomechanics early on you can often prevent problems from occurring in the first place. Some of the conditions and problems we treat with physical therapy include but are not limited to:

  • Chronic back and neck pain
  • Sports injuries
  • Post-surgical recovery
  • Arthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Muscular dystrophy
  • Headaches and migraines
  • Respiratory issues
  • Sprains and strains
  • Chronic fatigue syndrome
  • Cancer
  • Pelvic floor dysfunction
  • Parkinson’s disease
  • Pregnancy-related pains

What are the benefits of physical therapy?

There are many benefits to getting physical therapy. Some of the top benefits include:

  • Regaining your independence by making it easy to perform daily tasks
  • Improve mobility
  • Strengthen muscles
  • Improve posture
  • Boost blood flow to naturally speed up the healing process
  • Improve flexibility and range of motion
  • Reduce pain, stiffness, spasms, and swelling
  • Alleviate stress and pressure being placed on muscles or nerves
  • Fall prevention/reduce your fall risk by improving your balance

If you are looking for physical and occupational therapy here in Lake Odessa, and Battle Creek, MI, turn to Dr. Chawdhry and his expert team at Total Health Center for care. Call us at 269-968-0888, 269-962-0888, or 616-374-0099 to learn more about physical therapy and to schedule an evaluation.