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  • 300 Points

    Physical Therapy of San Francisco

    2410 18th ave.
    San Francisco, CA 94116
  • A Biofeedback Institute-of San Co Hdhce Pn & Strss

    3428 Sacramento St
    San Francisco, CA 94118
  • A Downtown District Chiropractic Office

    703 Market St Ste 514
    San Francisco, CA 94103
  • A Yoga Practice Iyengar With Evlaleah

    S Bay
    San Francisco, CA 94102
  • Ace Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine

    645 5th St
    San Francisco, CA 94107
  • Active Care-Center For Sports Ithpdc and Arthrts R

    3019 Geary Blvd
    San Francisco, CA 94118
  • Advanced Physical Therapy

    2000 Van Ness Ave Ste 304
    San Francisco, CA 94109
  • Apex Wellness & Physical Therapy

    2369 Ocean Ave
    San Francisco, CA 94127
  • Arm & Leg Mri

    3727 Buchanan St
    San Francisco, CA 94123
  • Back & Company

    3442 Sacramento St
    San Francisco, CA 94118
  • Back and Body Care

    3004 16th St Ste 303
    San Francisco, CA 94103
  • Back To Life

    329 Bryant St Ste 2a
    San Francisco, CA 94107
  • Back To Sports

    1217 Polk St
    San Francisco, CA 94109
  • Chinatown PT & Rehab

    728 Pacific Ave # 301
    San Francisco, CA 94133
  • Physiopuncture

    1801 Bush St.
    San Francisco, CA 94109
  • Araneda Luis Rpt

    Distance: 5.31 mi
    901 Campus Dr Ste 213
    Daly City, CA 94015
  • Daly City Physical Therapy

    Distance: 5.31 mi
    171 School St
    Daly City, CA 94014
  • Back In Action

    Distance: 6.84 mi
    85 Liberty Ship Way Ste 103
    Sausalito, CA 94965
  • 10 Points

    Action Therapeutics

    Distance: 8.33 mi
    3 S Linden Ave
    South San Francisco, CA 94080
  • 200 Points

    Peggy Shultz Physical Therapy

    Distance: 8.36 mi
     (510) 984-7054
    4442 Piedmont Avenue, Suite C
    Oakland, CA 94611
  • Active Rehab

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    2050 Webster St
    Oakland, CA 94612
  • Alameda County Medical Center

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    Fairmont Hospital Campus, Physical Therapy
    Oakland, CA 94601
  • Alameda County Medical Center Hospitals, Fairmont Hospital, Physical Therapy

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    6955 Foothill Blvd
    Oakland, CA 94605
  • Alameda Physical Therapy

    Distance: 8.36 mi
    520 3rd St Ste 106
    Oakland, CA 94607

Physical Therapist Info

Physical Therapist Summary:
Find the top physical therapists in your area for chronic pain management, faster recovery from physical injuries, mobility improvement, private evaluation and personalized physical rehabilitation programs. Using a combination of targeted exercises and medical massage techniques, physical therapists work with clients on an ongoing basis to lessen muscle and back pain, restore movement and maintain overall physical well-being.

Local physical therapists provide services for patients of all ages and physical abilities. While physical therapy is associated with recovery from injuries and pain reduction, it is also widely recommended for patients who want to remain active as they get older and reduce the risk of age-related muscular deterioration.

Physical Therapy Treatments:


Physical therapists offer a number of different forms of treatment depending on the patient’s unique needs and challenges. While exercises that increase mobility and flexibility are the most common healing methods, physical therapists also specialize in:

- Ultrasounds for tendonitis, muscle strain and other musculoskeletal conditions
- Traction for victims of car accidents and patients with severe neck and back pain
- Light therapy for pain and injuries that are concentrated in specific areas of the body
- TENS (transcutaneous electrical neuromuscular stimulation) and other forms of electrical stimulation to stimulate injured or unresponsive tendons and muscle tissue
- Massage to alleviate pain, stiffness and general discomfort within the injured muscles
- Hydrotherapy to reduce inflammation, increase range of motion and improve blood circulation
- Joint mobilization therapy for patients with limited mobility and joint problems
- Hot and cold treatments for reducing pain, swelling, inflammation and stress


Physical Therapist FAQs:

What Can I Expect from My First Appointment with a Local Physical Therapist?
Because physical therapists evaluate each patient’s needs and medical history to create an individualized treatment plan, your first appointment will be a consultation. In addition to asking questions about your condition and goals, your physical therapist may give you a diagnostic exam that involves light exercises and other mobility tests.

Where Do Physical Therapists Work?
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics most physical therapists work in offices of health practitioners and hospitals. Physical therapy services are also widely available in nursing homes and assisted living facilities. Most people who need outpatient physical therapy get treated at private medical offices and small clinics.

How Can I Find the Right Physical Therapist for My Condition?
You can locate the best physical therapists in your area with listings on Wellness.com, information from your insurance carrier and feedback on health review websites. Before scheduling your first appointment, check the physical therapist’s qualifications, track record of patient satisfaction, educational background and level of experience.

When Should I See a Physical Therapist?
Your primary doctor may recommend physical therapy if you have recently been injured or diagnosed with a physical condition. You should also consider seeing a physical therapist if you have chronic pain, joint disorders, muscle pain, limited mobility or age-related muscular decline. While you do not need a referral to see a physical therapist, schedule an appointment with your primary physician first if you are experiencing unexplained physical symptoms.


Physical Therapist Related Terms:
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