Physical Therapy at Fairview Lakes Medical Center

Recovery experts, close to home

Do you have a muscle, joint or a neurological condition that limits your ability to move and perform daily activities? If so, physical therapy may be for you. Our physical therapists at the orthopedic center will assess your needs and design a treatment plan especially for you. 


When you are dealing with muscle and joint pain, or recovering from an injury or procedure, our physical therapists provide a wide range of services to meet your needs.We can help you improve your strength, coordination and balance. Our physical therapists evaluate and treat muscle, joint and neurological conditions that limit your ability to move and perform daily activities. Our team works with people of all ages to relieve pain and restore motion.

Conditions we treat
Physical therapists treat problems associated with:
  • Developmental delays
  • Neurological problems
  • Muscle, joint and bone problems including:
    • ACL and other knee ligament injuries
    • Ankle sprains
    • Arthritis
    • Back pain
    • Foot pain
    • Groin strains
    • Hand and wrist injuries
    • Hip pain
    • Knee pain
    • Shoulder pain
  • Stroke
  • Traumatic brain injury
  • Sports injuries 
What we do
We will evaluate you and work with your doctor to develop a customized plan to meet your needs. Physical therapy can:
  • Improve safety and independence
  • Improve your ability to walk with or without an assistive device
  • Increase your range of motion, strength and endurance
  • Teach you how to move into and out of bed safely
  • Evaluate balance problems and improve balance to decrease the risk of falls
  • Help you improve strength and ability to exercise
  • Treat muscle spasms or spasticity
  • Provide specialized edema/lymphedema treatment
  • Train you to use a wheelchair or other mobility equipment
  • Use standardized developmental tests to evaluate children

Will your insurance cover physical therapy?
Most health insurance plans provide coverage with a physician’s prescription.

Call 651-982-7825 to learn more or to make an appointment.

Meet our team of expert therapists

Our Providers Make the Difference
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