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Do I need Physical Therapy or Performance Therapy?

Physical Therapy

Designed for patients recovering from injury, surgery or painful, orthopedic condition.

Goals of Physical Therapy:

  • Settle down irritated painful tissue
  • Speed recovery and promote healthy healing
  • Restore body to previous level of fundamental movement 
  • Decrease compensatory motions and wasted/misdirected energy

Performance Therapy

For clients who wish  to unlock their fitness potential, maximize their athletic capacity and improve performance in life and sport.

Goals of Performance Therapy:

  • Improve strength, power, balance, agility , endurance
  • Increase mobility and movement
  • Improve body function and overall performance
  • Decrease compensatory motions and wasted/misdirected energy
  • Increase capacity/output