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Brandon Weeks, MD
Specializes in Physical Therapy, Physiatry (Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation)
Address: 405 Tallmadge Road, Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44221
Lisa M. Koniowsky PHYSICAL THERAPIST
Specializes in Physical Therapy
Address: 307 W Main Street, Kent, OH 44240
Kara J. Morris PT
Specializes in Physical Therapy
Address: 18 Tallmadge Circle, Tallmadge, OH 44278
Mark C. Hussing PT
Specializes in Physical Therapy
Address: 96 Graham Road, Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44223
Phone: 330-923-0553
Lisa Dietsche P.T.
Specializes in Physical Therapy
Address: 640 W Market Street, Akron, OH 44302
Michelle M. Gant PT
Specializes in Physical Therapy
Address: 307 W Main Street, Kent, OH 44240
Robert R. Zimmerman PT
Specializes in Physical Therapy
Address: 18 Tallmadge Circle, Tallmadge, OH 44278
Alice L. Buchanan DPT, PT
Specializes in Physical Therapy
Address: 2452 7th Street, Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44221
Ms. Claudia L. Miller PT
Specializes in Physical Therapy
Address: 500 S Depeyster Street, Kent, OH 44240
Danielle Kate Jolliff P.T.
Specializes in Physical Therapy
Address: 307 W Main Street, Kent, OH 44240
Jennifer L. Otto PT
Specializes in Physical Therapy
Address: 1600 Portage Trail, Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44223
Kierstin Alyse Filla DPT
Specializes in Physical Therapy
Address: 307 W Main Street, Kent, OH 44240
Mr. James Allen Porterfield LATC, PT, MA
Specializes in Physical Therapy
Address: Akron Peninsula Road, Akron, OH 44313
Dean A. Sarris PT
Specializes in Physical Therapy
Address: 307 W Main Street, Kent, OH 44240
Gina L. Miller PT
Specializes in Physical Therapy
Address: 878 Admore Drive, Kent, OH 44240
James S. McMillen PT
Specializes in Physical Therapy
Address: 65 Community Road, Tallmadge, OH 44278
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What is Physical Therapy?

When injury or disease limit a patient’s ability to move and enjoy day-to-day activities without hurting, physical therapy helps restore movement and function. Physical therapy can increase strength, balance, and range of motion while reducing stiffness and pain. In some cases it may even be a safe and non-invasive alternative to pain medications or surgery.

Because physical therapy is used to treat an incredibly wide variety of ailments, each patient’s experience may be slightly different. In general, however, physical therapy appointments will consist of an examination, physical therapy treatments, and instructions about helpful ways to move or techniques to approach physical challenges.

The treatments used in physical therapy help to increase movement, reduce pain, and speed healing. They may include, among others:
  • Stretching
  • Strength exercises
  • Massage
  • Water therapy
  • Ultrasound therapy
  • Heat or cold therapy

Physical therapy is useful for many different problems. Almost any injury or disease that makes it painful or difficult to move can be treated with physical therapy. A few examples of conditions regularly seen by physical therapists include:
  • Injuries, including fractures, sprains, and strains
  • Lower back pain
  • Post-surgical care
  • Amputation
  • Stroke or brain injury
  • Dizziness and loss of balance
  • Muscle disorders
  • Developmental delays

Being able to go about your daily life effectively and comfortably is a key component of independence. Restoring that function is the work of physical therapists.
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