As soon as arthritis hits an individual, their mobility challenges begin. According to Arthritis Foundation, arthritis has caused disability in about 54 million senior Americans. Additionally, the number of people to acquire arthritis is expected to increase in the coming years. Arthritis is the pain occurring in our joints which is characterized by swelling, stiffness, and limited motion. For this reason, people with arthritis may have difficulty moving about even at home.
As one of leading providers of therapy services in Williamsburg, Road to Recovery Physical and Occupational Therapy provides an extensive program to assist people afflicted with arthritis. As this condition is more common among the elderly, we name our program as R2R Geriatric Program. This program is individualized and customized; thus, we can assist on our client with specialized focus.
How does the R2R Geriatric Program assist an arthritic patient? With our physical therapy in Brooklyn, New York, we incorporate the following techniques:
- Myofascial release
- Gentle joint manipulation
- Balance training
- Vestibular training
- Neuromuscular re-education
- Isometric/isotonic strengthening routines
- Stretching programs
- ML830 Laser
Because our occupational therapy in Brooklyn, New York follows a strict protocol, we see to it that the following benefits, among others, are experienced by our clients:
- Relief of pain within the first three sessions
- Restored flexibility of your joints and/or muscles
- Improved muscular strength, balance, coordination, and endurance
- Kept away from possibilities of surgery
- Restored ability to move around
- Prevented possibility of injuries or occurrence of symptoms
Our team of experienced therapists at Road to Recovery Physical and Occupational Therapy believes that our program can help us get to the main cause of your pain. By identifying that, we can administer the appropriate treatment ideal for your condition.
Aside from arthritis, the R2R Geriatric Program can also benefit patients with the following complaints, among others:
- Gait impairment
You can visit us for a free consultation so that we can help you assuage your pain. If your body pains have been occurring frequently, we gently encourage you to make an appointment with us as such pains cannot be underestimated. We want our clients to live by our motto: “Live life on your own terms”. This can only be possible when you’re able to get back to your usual mobile self-unhindered by painful joint problems.