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Outpatient Physical Therapy

 

Outpatient Physical Therapy Center at Geer

Geer Physical Therapy has earned a reputation with both patients and physicians as providing the very best personalized care in a modern setting. We are committed to providing clinical excellence and unparalleled customer service. Our focus is to deliver highly skilled physical therapy services using the latest research and technology for the best results in the fewest visits.

Our Promise to Our patients:

Consistent communication. Our staff works closely with other members of the healthcare team to provide optimal physical therapy solutions. We will listen empathically to your personal goals for recovery. We will maximize your physical therapy outcome while navigating the insurance system to help you best utilize your benefits.

Commitment to Clinical Excellence. Our staff is committed to lifelong learning and continuing education. Our therapists utilize current best evidence and have advanced degrees, certifications and orthopedic board certification.

Outstanding overall experience. Geer physical therapy is dedicated to “going the extra mile” for our patients. We strive to being compassionate, friendly and supportive. We treat each patient as a family member with superior customer service and dedication to your needs.

 

Services:

Our experience and expertise of all our therapists at Geer will ensure that you recover safely and quickly while meeting your recovery goals. We will address your pain , mobility, strength and functional impairments as well as providing you with education about your condition and how to best manage it for both a positive short term and long term recovery.

1. Low Back Therapy

Common conditions: Disc Bulge/herniation, sciatica, arthritis, spinal stenosis, spondlylitis/spondylisthesis, sacroiliac dysfunction, spinal surgery

2. Neck Therapy

Common conditions: whiplash/trauma, arthritis, disc bulge/herniation, muscle stains, arthritis, poor posture, Degenerative disc disease, spinal stenosis.

3. Shoulder/Rotator cuff therapy

Common conditions: rotator cuff tendonitis/impingement, rotator cuff tears and surgery, arthritis, frozen shoulder, instability, cartilage tears, bursitis

4. Knee Therapy

Common conditions: Arthritis, ACL tears/surgery, Meniscus tears, arthroscopic surgery, knee cap pain, tendonitis

5: Hip therapy

Arthritis, bursitis, muscle strains, ITB(iliotibial band syndrome,

6: Foot and Ankle Therapy

Common conditions: Plantar fasciitis/heel pain, fracture, sprains, tendonitis, metatarsalgia

7: Elbow, wrist and hand therapy

Common conditions: tennis elbow, carpal tunnel syndrome, golfers elbow, bursitis, arthritis, nerve and ligament injuries

 

Specialty Programs:

- Manual Therapy including spinal manipulation, mobilization and massage/myofascial release
- Laser Therapy
- Headache therapy: muscle tension
- TMJ syndrome
- Custom Orthotics
- Osteoporosis management/bone health
- Balance improvement and fall prevention program
- Pool Therapy
- Ergonomic and worksite evaluations
- Personal training/fitness programs
- Fibromyalgia/Pain management
- Sports medicine/sport specific training
- Golf enhancement

To schedule an appointment, cal 860-824-3820

 

Forms you may need:

There are several forms that we use for particular problems that help us provide the best possible care in managing your condition and outcome. It is helpful if you can download (click links below) and print these forms, fill them out and bring them with you. If you can’t print the forms out before your appointment, we will give them to you when you arrive.

 

Patient Information FAQs:

Do you accept my insurance?

Geer Accepts the following insurance:
- Workman's Comp.
- Medicare
- Medicaid
- Anthem BC/BS
- Aetna
- Healthnet
- Connecticare
- Oxford
- Cigna
- United Healthcare
- Managed Physical Network (MPN)
- MVP
- Healthcare Value Management (HCVM)
- First Health
- PHCS
- HMC
- Northeast Direct
- Beechstreet
- Berkley Administrators
- Orthonet

Do I need a prescription for Physical therapy?

Physician referral is not required for treatment.