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Physical Therapy

Physical therapy is intended to strengthen your muscles and increase your range of motion. At Buffalo Grove Chiropractic & Wellness, we are unique from other chiropractors in that we have our own in-house, licensed massage therapist to perform physical therapy and therapeutic massages. During your physical therapy treatment at Buffalo Grove Chiropractic & Wellness, you may receive the following types of treatments:

● Guided exercises or stretches
● Massage, heat, or cold therapy
● Ultrasound therapy
● Electrical stimulation
● Patient education and a home stretch routine

Did You Know?

Although physical therapists perform massages, these massages differ greatly from traditional massages. Physical therapy massages are intended to reduce muscle tightness in specific areas, as well as increase tissue mobility of inflamed or painful muscles.

Frequently Asked Questions:

Can I benefit from physical therapy services at Buffalo Grove Chiropractic & Wellness?

You may benefit from physical therapy services at Buffalo Grove Chiropractic & Wellness if you have an injury or physical impairment that prevents you from having a normal, full-range of motion. Some possible conditions that may respond positively to physical therapy include: fractures, spinal cord injuries, sports injuries, carpal tunnel syndrome, and arthritis. To find out if physical therapy is right for you, schedule a consultation with our team at Buffalo Grove Chiropractic & Wellness.

What can I expect when receiving physical therapy services at Buffalo Grove Chiropractic & Wellness?

When receiving physical therapy services at Buffalo Grove Chiropractic & Wellness, you can expect Dr. Garcia and our licensed massage therapist to evaluate your symptoms and discuss your history.

Together, they will help to develop a treatment plan composed of various exercises and possible therapeutic massage to help strengthen, stretch, or otherwise exercise certain areas of your body. You may even be given stretches and exercises to complete at home between appointments.

Will I need to make any lifestyle changes when receiving physical therapy services at Buffalo Grove Chiropractic & Wellness?

Depending on your individual case and treatment goals, Dr. Garcia and our licensed massage therapist may recommend making certain lifestyle changes to optimize your overall health. These lifestyle changes generally include weight loss, dietary alterations, and developing an exercise routine.

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