Physical and Occupational Therapy
At Benton-Franklin Orthopedic Associates, we have some of the best highly trained physical and occupational therapists ,in the Tri-Cities area, along with state-of-the-art rehab facilities and equipment. Your therapist will evaluate your injury asking questions to better understand your current condition. They will prepare you to start light strengthening exercises or stretching to enhance your range of motion. Depending upon your unique needs you may receive a home exercise program and prescription medications to be taken as directed by your physician.
Some services your treatment plan may include are:
Improves muscle imbalances and impairments through movement re-education, flexibility, strengthening and cardiovascular exercise.
Includes soft tissue mobilization, strain-counterstrain techniques, muscle energy techniques, traction, joint and spine mobilization.
Machines and equipment used to maximize the effects of physical therapy treatments include electrical stimulation, ultrasound, iontophoresis, paraffin.
Patients, family members and caregivers are educated about the patient's condition, treatment plan, as well as a home exercise program.
Exercise and movement retraining focused on returning to normal function at home, in the community, at work and in sports. Examples include education in proper body mechanics and gait training.
We offer a wide range of physical and occupational therapy services to get you effective relief and achieve better health. Call Benton Franklin Orthopedic Associates and Benton Franklin Physical Therapy at 509.582.6335 or use our online Request an Appointment form for your consultation. Our physical therapy and occupational therapy patients come to us from Kennewick, Pasco, Prosser, Richland and Walla Walla.