Thinking of Surgery? Consider Physical Therapy
Surgery may be on your horizon due to chronic pain or injury. However, if you haven't considered physical therapy as a means to alleviate pain and potentially avoid surgery, you should. Research shows that regarding common joint issues in knees and backs, trying physical therapy beforehand will result in the same outcome, if not better, than surgery. Your body is capable of healing with the right treatment. Surgery can be seen as a quick fix, while physical therapy takes time and effort. Tune in as Brianna Hoffarth, DPT explains how you can avoid surgery with physical therapy.