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Physical Therapy

Physical therapy (PT) is often used to help increase mobility and function after an injury, sports injury or disease. It plays an essential part in restoring your ability to resume your life and normal activities.

The physical therapists at East Cooper Medical Center can help guide you through every step of the process with patience and consideration so that you may return to maximum function and optimal health. They will tailor the needs and goals of each individual patient to ensure the best possible result.

Types of Conditions That Benefit from Physical Therapy Treatments

  • Pre-operative and post-operative rehabilitation
  • Orthopedic injuries
  • Work injuries
  • Sports injuries
  • Joint replacement
  • Stroke rehabilitation
  • Lymphedema
  • Generalized weakness and deconditioning
  • Overuse injuries
  • Herniated disc protrusions
  • Neck and back pain

Pediatric Rehabilitation

Children often need physical therapy due to the same events as adults—sports injury, injury or illness—with the additional condition of developmental challenges.

East Cooper Medical Center offers intervention for autism spectrum disorders, Sensory Integration Disorder, ADHD, Down’s syndrome, torticollis, coordination, handwriting, feeding concerns, social skills and cerebral palsy. Our patient and compassionate pediatric staff makes it their passion to help your child be their best.

In the Pediatric Rehabilitation Center, our rehabilitation specialists focus on getting results while also helping to build self-esteem and confidence in your child. We also offer unique programs such as Relationship Development Intervention (RDI), the Picky Eater Program and the Kid Fit program.

Find a physical therapist with our online tool to get matched with a specialist who is convenient, highly skilled​ and right for you.