• Avoid Surgery

    Physical therapists can help you avoid painful, invasive and expensive surgery, in many instances.

    Research shows that physical therapy, combined with comprehensive medical management, is just as effective as surgery when it comes to relieving the pain and stiffness of moderate to severe osteoarthritis of the knee.1 Pursuing an exercise program designed by a physical therapist can be one of the best protections from injury and surgery. Explore the many ways in which a physical therapist can help you improve your mobility.

    Find a physical therapist in your area.

     

    1New England Journal of Medicine September, 2008

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