FAQs About Physical Therapy in Nanuet

Chiropractic Nanuet NY Physical Therapy FAQ

Find out the answers Nanuet Chiropractors frequently give to patients seeking to learn more about physical therapy at their office. Learning more about physical therapy and its benefits can help you find the best physical therapist for you. If you have a question you don't see answered below, reach out to your team at Hudson Health and Spine at (845) 623-6333.

Do I Need to See a Physician Before I Can Receive Physical Therapy?

It depends. Of course, a patient can come in with a script from a physician, podiatrist, or dentist. Physical therapy patients can be prescribed treatment from their physician prior to their therapy being scheduled. Alternatively, physical therapists can evaluate and treat patients without a script for a limited time and period. Physical Therapists will refer a patient to a physician if they require further assessment.

How Long Does It Take To Become a Physcial Therapist?

It takes an average of 7 years to be a licensed physical therapist. - requires an undergraduate bachelor degree and a Doctorate in physical therapy. However, the duration varies depending on the technicality of an area of specialty, and the school.

After successful completion of a doctor of physical therapy course, a physical therapist can be certified in areas such as cardiovascular and pulmonary physical therapy, clinical electrophysiology physical therapy, oncology physical therapy, women's health physical therapy, geriatrics physical therapy, neurology physical therapy, orthopedics physical therapy, pediatrics physical therapy, and sports physical therapy.

What Can I Expect On My First Visit?

Our physical therapist will perform a comprehensive analysis of range of motion, including identifying the joints involved, tissue limitations, muscular imbalances and structural pathologies, then determine which therapy is the best for your condition


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Hudson Health & Spine

25 Smith Street #202
Nanuet, NY 10954

(845) 623-6333