Physical Therapy

Physical Therapy

Professional Physical Therapy at University Hospitals Helps Improve Patients’ Quality of Life

Physical therapy at University Hospitals Rehabilitation Services provides patients with the very latest techniques and therapies to improve function. Physical therapy helps patients return to an active life after undergoing surgery or suffering from an injury or illness. This advanced physical therapy improves function, independence and quality of life.

Comprehensive Physical Therapy Evaluations

Before recommending specific therapy, our highly skilled physical therapists identify a patient's strengths and limitations in the following areas through a variety of physical therapy tests and measures, including:

  • Balance
  • Coordination
  • Mobility
  • Pain
  • Posture
  • Range of motion
  • Strength

To provide patients with comprehensive care, the physical therapists at University Hospitals work in collaboration with other specialists, including:

  • Family medicine physicians
  • Neurological therapy specialists
  • Neurologists
  • Neurosurgeons
  • Occupational therapists
  • Orthopedic surgeons
  • Physical medicine physicians
  • Speech-language pathologists