Musculoskeletal injuries and conditions affect bones, muscles, joints, tendons, and ligaments. The majority of musculoskeletal conditions develop slowly due to repeated minor injuries, poor movement patterns, weakness, and poor posture. Some occur from major injuries and failure to regain full function afterwards. Musculoskeletal injuries can cause pain, restricted movement, joint instability, and weakness. Common affected areas include:
The physical therapists at Discovery Physical Therapy have extensive experience and expertise in treating musculoskeletal conditions. Our unique approach integrates treatment, prevention and wellness, to restore function and help you return to work, recreational and life activities. We offer empowering treatment that guides you in learning to improve physical function in order to improve quality of life.
Physical therapy treatment of musculoskeletal conditions can be a cost effective alternative to surgery and pain medications.