Physical therapy is the area of health care that specializes in disorders of the musculoskeletal and neurological system. Physical therapists minimize physical impairments, functional limitations, and disabilities related to congenital or aquired conditions. Physical therapists help patients maintain health through prevention. At Mote Wellness and Rehab our therapists specifically evaluate the functional interdependence of each part of the musculoskeletal system and utilizes a variety of treatment methods to restore full movement and function to any areas with a deficiency. They identify and maximize quality of life and movement potential. The methods include exercise, manual therapy, stretching, heat and cold, ultrasound, electrical stimulation and much more.
The treatment plan is managed by Dr. Mote, referring physician and the physical therapists. The therapists at Mote Wellness and Rehab are health professionals with either a masters or doctorates degree. Each physical therapists is also assisted by only licensed physical therapy assistants (PTA's). Dr. Mote, the physical therapists, and physical therapy assistants work together to develop a therapy strategy that will enable the patient to fully recover. At Mote Wellness and Rehab, Dr. Mote and the therapists interact directly with the patients, other health care professionals, the patients families, and care givers on a regular and timely fashion. Dr. Mote and the therapists work together to restore full movement and functionality to the affected areas.