Physical therapy helps people develop, maintain and restore maximum movement and function when those abilities have been threatened by aging, injury, disease or environmental factors. Therapists assess movement potential and help individuals maximize their quality of life through treatment, prevention, and rehabilitation.

Physical therapy is provided at Logansport Memorial Hospital through local and out-of-town referrals for a broad range of conditions, including these common ones:

  • Post-surgical recovery
  • Low back pain
  • Joint replacement recovery
  • Neck and shoulder pain
  • Generalized weakness rehab
  • Wound care – dressing changes and whirlpool treatment
  • Electrical stimulation
  • Vestibular rehab for vertigo or dizziness

Physical therapy services can benefit:

  • Post-surgical and conservative orthopedic dysfunctions of the neck, back, shoulder, pelvis, hip, knee, ankle, and foot
  • Athletic and work-related injuries
  • Total joint replacements of the hip, knee, and ankle
  • Neurological conditions such as stroke, cerebral palsy, traumatic brain injury, Parkinson’s and multiple sclerosis
  • Arthritis and osteoporosis
  • Oncology rehabilitation—restoration of function, minimization of physical decline
  • Geriatric conditions—debilitation, balance disorders
  • Wound care

Specialized physical therapy services

  • Lymphedema management
  • Graston technique—instrument-assisted soft tissue mobilization
  • Vestibular rehabilitation
  • Work conditioning/hardening
  • Inpatient care